ACE announces new partnerships with Ate Food Journal, CEOwned, GAIN Fitness, and Remote Coach

Posted: Oct 05, 2022 in ACE Press Releases

San Diego, Calif., October 5, 2022 – ACE is excited to announce new partnerships with Ate Food Journal, CEOwned, GAIN Fitness, and Remote Coach, all formalized between July-September 2022. These new partners provide exclusive promotions and resources to current ACE Certified Professionals. These partnerships were forged as another step in ACE’s initiative to lead the industry in career support tools and education development for exercise professionals and health coaches.

“I am honored to welcome these new organizations to ACE’s extended team of partners and certified exercise professionals and health coaches,” says Scott Goudeseune, ACE chief executive officer. “ACE is the industry leader in its commitment to the success of exercise professionals and health coaches, with curated content and exclusive partnership opportunities to help them navigate, define and grow their careers and reach their full potential.”

ACE's new partnerships in the last few months include:

  • Ate Food Journal – Ate is built to support the mindful approach to healthy eating, using the coach platform to help individuals develop a healthy lifestyle.
  • CEOwned – CEOwned provides coaching for coaches, teaching them to open the door to business growth and empowerment.
  • GAIN Fitness – GAIN Fitness offers easy-to-use digital personal training apps that enable trainers to scale their expertise, improve client relationships and drive better results, across a larger client base.
  • Remote Coach – Remote Coach helps fitness professionals launch their own app and grow their global digital business with live and on-demand virtual coaching.

In 2020, fitness industry revenue declined by 32.45% and rebounded slightly at the end of 2021 (0.55%) according to a 2022 report. That same report estimates that the global fitness industry is worth over $87 billion with expected growth from 2022 to 2028 of 171.75% to $435 billion. As the health and fitness industry grows, its professionals, like personal trainers, group fitness instructors, and health coaches, serve an increasingly important role in helping individuals improve health and wellness outcomes. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment is expected to grow between 2019-2029 by 15% for personal trainers, 39% for group fitness instructors, and 17% for health coaches.


About the American Council on Exercise

Since 1985, the American Council on Exercise (ACE) has been the leading non-profit education and certification provider for health coaches and exercise professionals in the United States and around the world.

With more than 90,000 highly respected certified health coaches and exercise professionals, ACE Certified Professionals are on the ground daily helping people move, stay active and make lasting lifestyle behavior changes to build healthier communities.

Headquartered in San Diego, ACE collaborates with public health partners to educate people of all backgrounds about the importance of physical activity and other healthy lifestyle behaviors; advocates for public policies to increase physical activity opportunities; and supports scientific research that investigates the efficacy of behavior-change interventions and the effectiveness of exercise practices and trends.

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