IRVINE, CA – May 27, 2010- Star Trac announced today that Steven Nero has resigned as President and COO. He will be replaced by Mike Leveque, formerly Star Trac’s Managing Director for Europe and Africa and a 17 year Star Trac veteran.
Leveque has held many positions at Star Trac in sales, finance, and most recently operating the fastest growing division in the company being based out of Star Trac’s European headquarters in the London area. Jim Doody, Star Trac Chairman and CEO said, “Mike has a long history of success at Star Trac and I look forward to working closely with him during this transition.”
Doody added, “Steve has made a significant contribution to Star Trac’s growth and expansion over the last six years and we wish him continued success in his future endeavors.”
About Star Trac
Star Trac, headquartered in Irvine, Calif., is the fastest-growing company in the commercial fitness industry. This success has been driven by user-focused product innovations that were inspired by the company’s mission to provide products to mold lifelong habits for health and fitness. Star Trac’s complete line of cardiovascular and strength equipment includes the revolutionary Star Trac Coach™, a personalized treadmill workout led by a professional coach, Inspiration Strength™, Impact Strength® line featuring Lock N Load®, the Instinct Circuit Program®, the E Series, and the HumanSport® line. The company is also partnered with Mad Dogg Athletics as the manufacturer for Spinner® bikes including the groundbreaking eSpinner®. While more than 4 million people in over 75 countries use Star Trac exercise equipment daily, the company knows it must do more. Global obesity is on the rise. It’s time to Expect Different. For more information about Star Trac call 1-800-228-6635 or visit www.startrac.com.