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European Health and Fitness Association selects Premier Global representative to sit on the Board.

Premier Global, the parent company of Premier Training International, has announced that Julian Berriman, who holds the post of Research and Development Director for the group, has been elected to the Board of the European Health and Fitness Association (EHFA).

  • Julian was one of four new board members to be elected, with three further members being re-elected
  • The elections took place as part of the General Assembly of the EHFA held in Brussels last week
  • It was the 6th General Assembly to be held under the presidency of Harm B. Tegelaars


Julian commented:

I’m honoured to have been elected to sit on the Board of the EHFA. I know that the association has big plans to help drive the industry forward, and I’m extremely excited about being part of that progress and innovation. Having worked within the Premier Global Group for over 15 years, I hope to be able to bring my experience of the health and fitness industry to bear on a number of key EHFA issues and concerns.

Harm B. Tegelaars, President of the EHFA, commented:

I welcome our new EHFA board colleagues and I look forward to working with them in the coming years. Hopefully we will all work together to carry EHFA forward in Europe and to make us ever more relevant as the representative industry association for the health and fitness industry in Europe.


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Premier Global announces acquisition by US-based learning solutions firm

The Premier Global Group, parent company of Premier Training International and Active IQ, has announced that it has been acquired by the US-based technology learning solutions firm, Ascend Learning LLC. Headquartered in Boston, MA and Leawood, KS, Ascend has developed a reputation for collaborating with the leading colleges, universities and healthcare providers in the US […]

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