One Association
To Proudly Support the Entire Industry

The FBA is in your corner every step of the way!



Who We Are

A powerful team of 20+ industry leaders
on a mission to guarantee your success


Josh Leve
Founder & CEO
“I love meeting people new to the FBA. Those are typically the lives we end up changing.”
Chuck Leve
Former Executive Vice
“In 40 years of founding and growing associations, including being the creator of the IHRSA tradeshow, the key is putting the success of our members first.”



The FBA Story                            Executive Team



Accomplished Industry Leaders Guiding Our Decisions

We don’t go it alone, you shouldn’t either. Meet just some of our Advisory Council:


FBA is providing a much-needed resource for the entire fitness industry, physical location or not! 

Rick Mayo, Alloy Personal Training Solutions

Finally, a trusted association dedicated to providing solid, practical advice and resources to fitpros, independents, studios, and gyms.

Shannon Fable, 2013 IDEA and 2006 ACE Instructor of the Year, Founder GroupExPRO

FBA is first class. Great education, respected people, and the best education on the planet for those serious about their careers.

Frank Nash, Frank Nash Training Systems

The first thing I recommend to anyone who is in the fitness industry sign up to the FBA. It's a no-brainer.

Kevin Steele, Former President PTA Global/PTontheNet




In the Words of Our Members


Tasha Schaded, LifeFit Personal Training Studio
Corpus Christi, TX

“I'm SO thankful I found the FBA!  I've never felt so supported and inspired. The education I receive for the value is incredible!"

Lauren Eirk, Yoga Integrated Science
Louisville, KY

“For the value + CEC/CEUs why would you even hesitate to get started?  My only regret is that I didn’t start sooner!”

Michael Romig, PG FIT
Cypress, Texas

“Between the interactive sessions and wealth of industry leaders the FBA gets to present...there is so much knowledge to fit into my business.”

Bryant and Justine Sharifi, Co-founders of Perform for Life
San Francisco, CA

“We are all growing and learning from each other, and the FBA is leading the way. We are incredibly grateful to have found the FBA. What an amazing resource!”




Respected. Trusted. Essential.


Todd Durkin
Industry Leader, Studio Owner
“What the FBA is doing for the industry is amazing. All fitness professionals and businesses now have a powerful resource to help them compete.”
Cedric X. Bryant
President & CEO, ACE
“The FBA offers health and exercise professionals invaluable resources, networking opportunities, and industry insights. ACE is proud to be part of a community that is dedicated to fostering growth and excellence in the fitness industry.”




The FBA enjoys the support of the entire fitness industry.

Recommended by over 50 of the most influential fitness companies




The World Comes to the FBA for Industry Insights


Josh and the FBA team are sought after to share insights about the fitness industry. Josh is also a featured speaker having presented at every major event including IHRSA, FIBO, Athletic Business, ZUMBA, NASM Optima, Club Industry, Mindbody BOLD, FAI Summit, NSCA National Conference, and more.




Major news publications seek out the FBA for fitness industry knowlege. We've been featured in:





My Promise to You

When you join the FBA you’ll be welcomed like family, onboarded, and fully educated on exactly what benefits will have the biggest impact on your career and your life.

We at the FBA handle the heavy lifting as you gain a proven system and community of support. With pricing reflective to make our program accessible to everyone, I can say with confidence, the FBA is the best decision you’ll make this year. 

Josh Leve, FBA Founder & CEO