Health Club Management Leader Expands To Canada

June 14, 2011
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 15, 2011) – ABC Financial, the largest provider of billing services, management software and membership marketing solutions for the health and fitness club industry in the United States, today announced it is expanding its services into Canada.

ABC Financial’s industry leading health club software and payment processing solutions, including DataTrak Club Management Software, will be available to any club in Canada immediately, said Chief Revenue Officer Steve Ayers. The MYiCLUBonline Member Portal and Self-Service Kiosks will be available in the third quarter this year.

“We feel that Canada is an emerging market over the next few years,” Ayers said. “Being the largest provider in the industry, it was vital for ABC Financial to launch in this market.”

Industry veteran Anna Welsh, national sales director for ABC Financial, will lead the Canada market team with Clay Whittaker, regional sales director.

ABC Financial specializes in customized member management in billing and electronic funds transfer processes to increase clubs’ cash flow and profits. The company’s Club Marketing Programs provide cost-effective contacts to get more traffic into clubs with coupon mailings, customized key tags, renewal mailings and more.

Its Merchant Services provides credit card processing that seamlessly integrates with clubs’ online systems for easy customer purchases and reduced errors will be available to Canadian clubs during the third quarter.