North Liberty business chosen for America’s SBDC Iowa Award

StudioFit 24, Inc. chosen as Small Business of the Month


Tony Burrier

Tony Burrier

AMES, Iowa – America’s SBDC Iowa is pleased to announce that Tony Burrier, owner, StudioFit 24, Inc., d/b/a Anytime Fitness, North Liberty, is the winner of the SBDC’s Business of the Month Award.


Paul Heath, regional director of the University of Iowa SBDC, Coralville, says, “It has been a pleasure working with Tony to start and grow his business. In addition to his original fitness club in North Liberty, Tony now has four other clubs located in Kirksville, Missouri, Dubuque, Iowa, and Coralville, Iowa. The SBDC is looking forward to working with Tony in the future as he continues to expand the number of Anytime Fitness sites he owns.”


StudioFit 24, Inc. is a franchised Anytime Fitness club with over 2,000 locations across the globe. Membership in one club entitles members to use any other network facility anywhere. The clubs are never closed with their 24/7 gym memberships and the franchise was named the #1 Top Global Franchise by Entrepreneur magazine. Each club has top-of-the-line cardio and strength equipment and other services such as nutrition counseling, hydro massage, and personal training.


The Business of the Month Award will be presented to Tony in North Liberty by SBDC Regional Director Paul Heath, who nominated him for the award.


For more information on StudioFit 24, visit its website at or its Facebook page at

The America’s SBDC Iowa program is an outreach program of Iowa State University’s College of Business. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the organization has 15 regional assistance centers located strategically across the state. Since program inception in 1981, the Center has helped hundreds of thousands of Iowa businesses and entrepreneurs through no cost, confidential, customized, professional business counseling and practical, affordable training.


For more information on America’s SBDC Iowa programs or services, call (515) 294-2030 or visit


Press Contacts:

Tricia Janes, America’s SBDC Iowa, 515-294-2030,

Paul Heath, University of Iowa SBDC, 319-335-3742,

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