Co-founder of Anytime Fitness, Founder of Urban Yoga, Founder of Human Kind Project
Jacinta McDonell launched the highly successful US franchise Anytime Fitness with her brother Justin and business partner Richard Peil into Australia in 2008. With over 420 clubs now in Australia and 2,700 clubs with 2 million members’ worldwide, Anytime Fitness is Australia’s number one health club chain.
As well as setting up Australia’s most successful fitness brand and being a mother of three children, Jacinta’s entrepreneurial spirit has led to the opening of Urban Yoga, making her a true inspiration to Australian business women.
A strong advocate of using Business For Good - Jacinta established The Human Kind Project last year, which is a for-purpose Foundation that enables Businesses to build brand equity whilst creating social change. She and her team now work tirelessly to fund and support organisations that deliver change in the world.