2013 brought a significant amount of media attention to TRX Training and our Inventor and CEO Randy Hetrick. Everyone from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business to Shape magazine wanted to get a glimpse at the man behind the empire. Here is a short recap of Hetrick’s 2013 in the press.
CEO.com: How to Make Culture Your Co-Founder “We view our company culture as the glue that holds the many different pieces of our team together. Our culture provides the strength and foundation to operate as a high performing team all around the world.”
Shape.com: The Faces Behind Your Favorite Fitness Classes "As a Navy SEAL for 14 years, Hetrick missed the elite training facilities back home while deployed overseas. To stay in shape, he first came up with the suspension trainer as 'an accidental invention of necessity,' he recalls. 'I happened to have an old jiu-jitsu belt, so I tied a knot, threw it over a door, and started doing one-arm rows.'"
Bloomberg TV: “Every good business or leadership lesson I learned, I learned in the SEAL teams.
CNN Money: Vet Turns Military Training into $50m Fitness Company "The Small Business Association says that nearly 1 in 10 of all American businesses are owned by veterans. And many of those veteran business owners often hire other vets.[Randy] Hetrick, for example, has at least 20 veterans on staff -- about 20% of his workforce -- because he knows they're accountable, resourceful and can work well with teams."