“The quality of a company is directly related to the quality of questions the leadership of that company is asking”
With a management board that has over 30 years of combined experience in a dozen different countries, CMG has one of the most well seasoned and professional leadership teams in the industry; enabling it to consistently deliver its brand promise to Make Life Better.
Chairman & CEO
Randy has successfully operated multiple fitness companies across seven countries in a career that has spanned more than 18 years. He has been a key individual on leadership teams which have developed some of the top brands in the industry including, 24 Hour Fitness, California Fitness, Jackie Chan Sport, Yoga for Life, and Myoga to name a few. He is considered one of the most innovative thought leaders in the industry and has developed a world class management over his illustrious career. Randy brings his passion for athletics and entertainment to his professional life, creating a unique fitness experience that is revolutionizing the way people exercise in Asia.
DANE R. FORT
Dane has over 12 years experience in Sales and Marketing for the Fitness industry spanning across four countries. Upon completing his studies at University of Washington Business School, Dane joined 24 Hour Fitness. After making his mark as one of the top sales and marketing professionals at 24 Hour Fitness, Dane moved to Asia to work at 24 Hour’s Asia subsidiary California Fitness. There he operated fitness centers in both Hong Kong and Malaysia. In 2007, Dane joined California Fitness and Yoga Centers Vietnam as Vice president of Sales and Marketing creating the leading brand in Vietnam for health and fitness.
Chief Business Development Officer
Dr. Phan holds an MBA from Belgium University and a PhD in Business Management from Columbia Common Wealth in the USA. He sits on the board of Vietnam’s largest lighting producer Dien Quang and is the Trade Director for the company. Huy began working with California Fitness and Yoga in 2007 as a business advisor later officially joining the board of management as the Director of Business Development where he has helped the company grow to become the largest and most successful fitness company in Vietnam. Huy’s extensive knowledge of local business combined with his success as an entrepreneur makes him an invaluable asset to the CFYC team.
Chief Financial Officer
Rowell holds CPA certifications in Vietnam, Philippines and Australia with an MBA in finance from Ateneo de Manila University. He has worked for some of the world’s leading accounting firms including Price Waterhouse and Deloitte where he opened both Vietnam offices. He has been working in Vietnam since 1990 helping to grow several large companies in the finance and private investment field. Prior to joining California Fitness & Yoga in 2011 Rowell was the CFO for JSM Capitol Indochina Ltd where he received extensive experience in managing large funds investing in Vietnam and other markets. Rowell holds a key role in preserving the company’s capitol and ensuring sound investments for growing the business.
Chief Creative Director
Michael has over 28 years of professional design and concept development experience which he has applied on unique projects around the globe. Upon graduating with top honours from the elite Art Institute of Seattle, in the USA; Michael put his passion for the creative field into multiple successful businesses from advertising, fashion, hospitality design, graphics, interior design to creative concept development in business development.
Chief Media Director
In 2007, Ms. Huyen Phan joined California Management Group in the beginning of it’s stellar journey. As Chief Media Director, Huyen helps California Management Group tell their stories around the world via media, social networks and beyond. With a background as a publicist and in public relations, Huyen is an expert who builds a strong image for CMG’s brands and wins the hearts of many celebrities and media reporters. What differentiates Huyen from others in her field of expertise is that she treats lifestyle and wellness as entertainment.