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Vision Personal Training Appoints Gavin Aquilina as New PT Operations Manager

Vision Personal Training, a growing network of 58 studios across Australia and New Zealand, today announced the key appointment of industry thought leader, Gavin Aquilina, as the new Personal Training Operations Manager.

Immediate priorities to further strengthen Vision’s personal training operations include nurturing the connectedness between Vision HQ, studio owners, personal trainers and Vision clients, as well as creating an internal curriculum for personal trainers, to set them up for a flourishing career.

“I’m extremely proud to be joining one of the industry’s most well-respected organisations. I’m looking forward to mentoring our team of personal trainers, as well as utilising my experience to consolidate, enhance and champion change where needed.

“My passion is in educating personal trainers about fitness and nutrition, and I can’t wait to start creating and delivering an engaging and content-rich curriculum that will become the gold standard for the industry,” said Gavin.

With a Masters Degree in Human Nutrition and a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science combined with 28 years industry experience, Gavin has remained at the forefront of the educational arm of the fitness industry. Well-known in the industry, Gavin is a Board Member of Fitness Australia’s Standards Council and a sought after presenter at the Australian Institute of Fitness (AIF) and the FILEX Convention.

Andrew Simmons, Vision Founder and Managing Director of Vision Personal Training, is thrilled to be bringing someone of Gavin’s calibre into the team.

“Gavin brings enormous experience as a trainer, educator and international consultant. He’s already laying down the foundations for growth amongst our trainers; setting ambitious goals that will enhance the outcomes for clients and studio owners, as well as further solidify Vision’s reputation for excellence in personal training,” says Andrew.