SuperSlowZone® corporate, along with the San Antonio and Houston Master Licensees are looking for a third master licensee, who will own SuperSlow Zone® in Dallas and work with them to build SuperSlow Zone throughout Texas.
Dallas, Texas – August 21, 2008 – On the heels of the recent sale of the Houston, Texas SuperSlow Zone® master license, SuperSlow Zone® corporate, along with the master licensees of Houston and San Antonio, spearheads an extensive search for the ideal purchaser of the Dallas, Texas SuperSlow Zone® master license. Managing Member and CEO of SuperSlow Zone® corporate, Madeline Ross, said, “The San Antonio and Houston SuperSlow Zone® master licensees are taking a stand for all of Texas to be strong, fit and healthy. They want the right ‘Texas Team Member’ to work with them as the Dallas SuperSlow Zone® master licensee. We are committed to finding the most motivated, forward-thinking and dedicated businessperson to help us fill the ‘missing link’ for SuperSlow Zone® in Texas. The majority of Texas men and women, 68.5% to be exact, are overweight or obese. This is equally true for Whites, Blacks and Hispanic Texans, and for every category of income and educational attainment. In 2005, this cost Texas businesses $3.3 billion dollars and by 2025, it is projected to cost $15 billion…SuperSlow Zone® is the ideal solution for Texas.”
Houston SuperSlow Zone® master licensee Opel Zone, LLC, plans to develop up to 47 new SuperSlow Zone® locations. The Opel Zone, LLC managing partners Laura and Chris Opel and Debbie Lindsey-Opel and Pete Opel and master licensee of San Antonio, Texas, Harvey and Marjorie Mabry, will work in tandem with the future licensee of Dallas to brand SuperSlow Zone® throughout Texas.
A strong entrepreneurial spirit, a family legacy of healthy living and a desire to work together formed the foundations for Opel Zone, LLC, the SuperSlow Zone’s® master licensee for the Greater Houston Area. Chris Opel has a successful background in operations and sales. He has worked for major companies including Whataburger™, a Texas-based hamburger restaurant, and Cox Communications. His wife and business partner, Laura Opel, has been a long-term and effective advocate of early-childhood education and has been recognized by the Parent Teacher Organization for her leadership and support. Chris’s brother, Pete Opel, spent 30 years as Vice President of Human Resources with Whataburger™ before retiring in 2003. He has extensive experience in operational and leadership training, compensation and legal management. In 2004, after an accomplished corporate career, Debbie Lindsey-Opel launched “Three Dimensional Development, LLC,” a flourishing consulting firm business specializing in leadership, strategic planning and organizational image. She works with major companies, educational institutions and organizations throughout Texas.
In spring 2008, Texas businessman and entrepreneur Harvey and Marjorie Mabry purchased the master license for SuperSlow Zone® in Bexar County (San Antonio). Harvey’s corporate experience includes working for H.E.B. Grocery Stores, a privately-held supermarket chain with more than 300 stores throughout Texas and northern Mexico as President of Retailing. H.E.B. is ranked number 11 on Forbes‘ 2006 list of “America’s Largest Private Companies” and his entrepreneurial knowledge of being a successful business owner, is poised to support SuperSlow Zone’s national expansion. As a former Marine, Mabry and his wife have long practiced healthy living habits through exercise, nutrition and alternative medicine regimens, and they believe the SuperSlow® program fits their objectives of aging with strength, health and vitality.
With the strong foundation of SuperSlow Zone® in Texas rooted in years of business experience and success, The Opel Zone, LLC and Harvey and Marjorie Mabry are very aware of the positive effects they can have on the health and fitness of the people of Texas and are excited to find their right ‘Texas Team Member,’ master licensee holder for the Dallas Metroplex.
SuperSlow® has been the leading strength training protocol for more than 26 distinguished years. The SuperSlow® method is an expert-supervised, 20-minute, twice-a-week, strength training protocol that has proven to be the safest, most efficient and effective form of strength training available. SuperSlow Zone’s® clients are men and women of all ages who seek a professional service that delivers maximum results in a minimum amount of time.
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About SuperSlow Zone®, LLC:
SuperSlow® celebrates a 26-year history of helping people achieve optimal strength and health in minimum time. SuperSlow® strength training is the original, codified, accredited, high-intensity, low-force strengthening exercise protocol. It was created and developed by founder Ken Hutchins out of a $3.2 million osteoporosis study in 1982 at the University of Florida School of Medicine.
SuperSlow Zone® is a distinctive health and exercise franchise that exclusively delivers SuperSlow® strength training to busy people of all ages throughout the world, enabling them to achieve and maintain strong, healthy and attractive bodies. As the leader-in-the-field to create ‘a professional service positioning for exercise’ and ‘the ideal clinical exercise environment,’ distraction-free, properly cooled and ventilated climate, SSZ ensures the client/patient and the Certified SuperSlow® Instructor precision and focus in achieving and sustaining client results. Additionally, clients may choose to benefit from Healthy Eating Coaching for optimal weight and health goals. http://www.superslowzone.com.
SuperSlow Zone® is accredited by the prestigious IACET (http://www.iacet.org). IACET also accredits the American Physical Therapy Association, National Institute of Health, Centers for Disease Control and, Duke University Medical Center, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Corporate University, GE Healthcare and many others. SSZ achieved and maintains this accreditation to ensure the highest standards of service and care for its clients.