[solidcore] is not just a workout. We are on a serious mission to help you create the
strongest version of yourself inside and out."

- Anne Mahlum Founder + Owner + CEO


Meet The Team

Anne Mahlum

Founder + Owner + CEO

Anne M. Mahlum is an entrepreneur who knows how to create and build with purpose…and she knows how to do it quickly. She is the owner and CEO of `{`solidcore`}`, which she founded in DC in 2013. Since, Anne has grown the company to 47 locations with tens of thousands of clients, including Mrs. Michelle Obama. In the fall of 2017, Anne took an investment from Peterson Partners to further the growth of `{`solidcore`}` and will have more than 60 studios across the country by the end of 2019. Anne has received notable media attention for her business acumen, including features in The Washington Post, Washingtonian, The Washington Business Journal and Runners World.

Prior to `{`solidcore`}`, Anne was the CEO of Back on My Feet (BoMF), a non-profit organization she founded in Philadelphia in 2007 that uses the power of running to change the way those experiencing homelessness see themselves so they can make real change in their lives, which includes employment and independent housing. In addition to Philadelphia, the organization now has chapters in Baltimore, Washington D.C., Boston, Chicago, Dallas and Indianapolis, Atlanta, New York City, Austin and Los Angeles. Anne led BoMF to become a $6.5M privately-funded organization with staff of 48, thousands of volunteers and hundreds of members. Anne’s vision for Back on My Feet is simple, yet bold – to help as many people as possible, in the most efficient way as possible, redefine themselves so they can redefine their life and, just as important – to change the perception of homelessness on a global scale. Anne’s work with Back on My Feet has been featured in countless times in both local and national media. In 2012, Anne hosted a documentary for MTV called The Break on youth homelessness and she was recently featured in a book, called 50 Everyday Heroes. Anne has been named ABC world News Person of the Week, a CNN Hero, New Yorker of the Week, a top 40 under 40 individual by both Philadelphia and Washington DC’s Business Journal.

Anne regularly speaks at corporate events, academic institutions and conferences on numerous topics including, leadership, being bold, finding your happiness, the business behind starting a nonprofit, fundraising and social change. She is originally from Bismarck, North Dakota and currently lives in Washington, DC. She has completed 12 marathons, one on every continent - most recently Antarctica! Anne also enjoys snowboarding, volleyball, reading, writing, traveling and playing the piano.

Brian Vahaly

Chief Finance and Strategy Officer

Brian Vahaly is the Chief Finance and Strategy Officer at `{`solidcore`}`. Brian previously worked in venture capital, serving as the Chief Operating Officer at both Venturehouse Group and NextGen Venture Partners in Washington, DC.

Brian found his passion for sports and fitness back in Atlanta when he first picked up a tennis racket at the age of two. He then went on to become the number one ranked amateur in the United States with a junior ranking of number seventeen in the world. He earned his degree in finance and business management at the University of Virginia, where he was a three-time All-American, finishing ranked second in the NCAAs. He turned pro and was fortunate to play each of the grand slam tournaments, while also being selected to join the United States Davis Cup team. During that period, he was the only player ranked in the top 75 in the ATP world rankings with a college degree. He took out the number one singles player in the world back in 2003, and teamed with Andy Roddick, where they defeated the number one ranked doubles team in the world at the ATP event held in Washington, DC. He is currently serving his second term on the Board of Directors for the USTA, the organization that hosts the US Open. Brian also began his own non-profit while he was competing professionally in order to help underprivileged children in the Atlanta area. The Brighter Future Foundation funded after school programs for at-risk youth, that provided access to scholarships, clothing, tutors, and tennis playing opportunities.

In 2003, Brian was featured in People Magazine as one of their most eligible bachelors. That same year he played Agassi at the Australian Open.

Brian recently moved out to Annapolis, MD where he prefers to spend time on a boat with friends and family. He is married with two young twin boys, Parker and Bennett, who have both found a way to absorb all his free time.

Bryan Myers

Chief Operating Officer

Bryan is the Chief Operating Officer for `{`solidcore`}`. Prior to joining the leadership team, he was a dedicated client and member of the `{`100 club`}`. In his role as COO, Bryan works to ensure that our Studio Managers and Coaches deliver an exceptional experience for our clients and leads the effort to bring `{`solidcore`}` to new communities all over the country.

When Bryan isn’t sweating it out on `{`sweatlana`}`, you can find him immersed in the performing arts and attending shows at the many, amazing performance venues in the DC area. Bryan is also passionate about finding ways to give back to the community and currently serves on the Board of the Ridley Scholars Foundation, an organization that provides financial and mentorship support to high-achieving African-American students.

Prior to joining the `{`solidcore`}` team, Bryan was a member of the leadership team of sweetgreen, the national leader in the healthy fast casual category. He joined sweetgreen in 2014 as Director of Finance and, over the course of 4 years, wore many hats including his final role as VP of Development, helping the company grow from a regional chain of 22 restaurants to 90 locations nationally.

Bryan began his career as a consultant for The Boston Consulting Group, providing strategic advice to Fortune 500 companies on topics of growth, organizational design, and operational transformation.

Julie Lastra

VP, Studio Operations

Julie is the Vice President of Studio Operations. She oversees all of `{`solidcore`}`’s studio operations ensuring they operate efficiently as well as provide a consistent client experience.

Julie is a Michigan native, but has lived in several places including California, Canada, and now the Washington, D.C. area. Living in all these places fueled her passion for outdoor activities including running, skiing, and hiking. Julie heard about `{`solidcore`}` in 2014 after a ski injury left her unable to do her favorite physical activity - running. Julie was looking for an intense, low impact workout that would still give her the same feeling she got after a good, long run. She was `{`addicted`}` after her first class!

In March 2015, Julie became a `{`solidcore`}` coach for the Old Town and Ballston studios and was voted Virginia `{`solidcore`}` Coach of the Year that same year. She also served in the Studio Manager role for those studios for over two years. Prior to coming on to `{`solidcore`}` full time, Julie was a federal agent with the U.S. government for over two decades.

Julie credits `{`solidcore`}` for getting her back on the running and ski trails. When she is not in the studio you will find her running around Burke Lake with her two dogs, watching her two daughters play soccer or compete in downhill ski races, and drinking wine with family and friends.

Lisa Knapp

Senior Director, HR

Lisa is `{`solidcore`}`’s Senior Director of HR. She is responsible for strategizing, implementing, and overseeing everything as it relates to our internal HR/People function. Lisa was an obsessed `{`solidcore`}` client prior to joining the leadership team, and couldn’t be more excited to combine her passion for `{`solidcore`}` and health and wellness with her corporate experience in HR.

Prior to joining the `{`solidcore`}` team, Lisa was the Director of L&D and Talent Management for a high growth executive search firm, and before that, spent seven years in recruiting at a management consulting firm.

When Lisa isn’t taking a `{`solidcore`}` class or spinning, you can find her eating delicious vegetarian food, drinking delicious wine, volunteering with animals, or watching her Pittsburgh sports team dominating the field and ice!

Dimple Manghnani

Corporate Counsel & Director of Leasing

Dimple is Corporate Counsel & Director of Leasing for `{`solidcore`}`. She oversees all legal compliance with federal, state, and local laws, manages commercial real estate leasing for the company, and negotiates all internal and external agreements. Originally a Florida native (go Gators!), Dimple quickly fell in love with DC when she moved here for law school. Every day working for this company is different and Dimple is excited to be an integral member of the team as `{`solidcore`}` continues to grow. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, Dimple enjoys spending time with her pup Watson, finding the best coffee (or wine) in town, trying out new restaurants, and pretending she’s the next Top Chef. Can you sense a food theme?

Kristen Piekiel

Director of Marketing

Kristen is the Director of Marketing for `{`solidcore`}`. She leads our marketing and client acquisition strategy, focusing on our customer journey, digital advertising and organic search efforts. Kristen has a passion for digital marketing, with over 10 years experience in the e-tail and lead generation space. She works to grow our community in current and new markets.

A client from the original ADMO studio, Kristen was thrilled to be able to combine her love for `{`solidcore`}` with her professional skill set in online marketing. She has a proven track record of growing brand awareness and converting leads. She is so excited to be a part of this team and help `{`solidcore`}` achieve it's future goals!

Outside of the studio and work, Kristen loves spending time with her family, especially her two very energetic little girls. She needs a good cup of coffee and is always excited to try out a restaurant opening. On Sundays during football season you can find her cheering on the Buffalo Bills and praying they make it to the Super Bowl....someday?!

David Mackey

Construction & Facilities Manager

David is the Construction & Facilities Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. He oversees the build-out of all new studios and supports the team throughout the new studio development process. He also oversees the maintenance and infrastructure of existing studios. Originally from Cincinnati, David relocated to D.C. and found `{`solidcore`}` at the original location in Adams Morgan where he always left impressed with both the workout and the community. He is excited to be a part of the team bringing the `{`solidcore`}` workout and community to new cities around the country. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, David enjoys spending as much time as possible outdoors with his family, pulling the perfect espresso, and searching for his next travel destination.

Malik Shabazz

Construction Manager

Malik is the Construction Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. He oversees construction budgets and General Contractor execution as well as supports the new studio opening efforts. Originally from Washington D.C, he is a man about town, and he knows it all, from the best vegan restaurants, to the best hikes in the area to say he is ``the guy`` (in his own words). Formally trained in construction management, Malik has worked on buildings as big as skyscrapers and now at `{`solidcore`}`, he's here to build our studios.

Artemis Benedetti

Regional Manager

Artemis brings her energy, intensity, and dedication to hard work from Washington, D.C. In her role at `{`solidcore`}`, Artemis brings her love for the workout and the company to new communities nationwide, by supporting new coaches, studio managers, and building community. She received a graduate degree in public health and upon entering the corporate world, she realized that she needed an outlet to unwind and compete with her inner athlete. She took on opportunities in the fitness world and never looked back.

Since Artemis was five, she has played sports; including swimming, volleyball, crew, and collegiate rugby. Soon after, she became a certified spin instructor and started teaching cycling all over the city. As much as Artemis loved the gym and hitting the weights, she realized she needed something more, something different to keep her body strong. She discovered `{`solidcore`}` after hearing about it from her sister. Artemis was addicted after her first class, discovering muscles she didn’t realize existed. She loved being challenged to push her body to new limits.

When Artemis is not in the studio coaching or taking class, you can find her playing with her furry pup Aria and spending time with her husband. She loves trying new cooking recipes and planning her next international adventure.

Charly Williams

Regional Manager

Charly is a Regional Manager at `{`solidcore`}`. She oversees and supports studios and their managers in her region.

Charly is a DMV local. She grew up in Silver Spring, MD. She became a certified yoga instructor in 2014 which began her love for fitness & wellness. Charly first found `{`solidcore`}` when her friend brought her to a `{`painful`}` class and she hasn’t looked back. The charismatic coaches and incredible strength cultivated in each class had her addicted quickly and after just 12 classes she decided to become a coach. The extreme workout strengthened her yoga practice physically and mentally but she came back for the community. Charly’s first class was at the old Adams Morgan location so it felt fitting that she would take over as Studio Lead at the new Adams Morgan studio in September 2015.

Charly lives in Adams Morgan and thrives on a balance of `{`sweat`}` and `{`fun`}`. If she is not practicing/teaching yoga or `{`planking`}` in class at `{`solidcore`}` you can probably find her hunting down a delicious new cocktail. When she has a couple days to get away, spending time with family down along the Potomac River is an absolute must to reset and decompress.

Loren Bockweg

Regional Manager

Loren is a Regional Manager at `{`solidcore`}`. She oversees each studio and manager in her region while also supporting new studio openings and company growth. Loren is a DMV native, and has lived in DC proper since 2008. She discovered `{`solidcore`}` when the first Adams Morgan studio opened in 2013, and was immediately hooked by the intensity of the workout and camaraderie of the coaches and clients. She was a loyal (okay, borderline obsessed) client for a year before deciding to take it to the next level by becoming a Coach and then a Studio Manager. Loren thrives on the challenge and excitement that each day brings, and looks forward to continuing to grow and evolve as a member of this talented team. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, she enjoys trying new restaurants, reading up on the latest nutrition research (she's also a Registered Dietitian), exploring the city, and hanging out with her family and their pup, Luma.

Brett Ruane

Regional Manager

Brett is a Regional Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. He oversees the studios of the South and supports his team to deliver the best experience, the best workout, and the best community. Brett is a former athlete, turned fitness fanatic, that has fallen in love with the concept of the ‘shake’ and the mission of `{`solidcore`}`. After graduating from college, Brett began his career in multi-unit management and has lead various teams, domestically and internationally, within casual luxury retail and luxury fitness club sectors. When not in the studio, Brett can be found running with shelter dogs on Lady Bird Lake, cleaning up his golf swing, or back home, surfing the gulf coast of Florida.

Sarah Buie

Operations Strategy Manager

Sarah is the Operations Strategy Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. She works across departments to streamline communication and develop company-wide systems of operation. Sarah started coaching `{`solidcore`}` in 2014 and transitioned into a full-time role with the company in 2015 after falling in love with the workout and results she got from `{`solidcore`}`. Originally from Asheville, NC, Sarah went to UNC Chapel Hill and moved to Washington, DC right after graduation. She has fallen in love with DC and when she’s not at `{`solidcore`}` Sarah can be found working out across the city, building relationships in the fitness community, exploring art galleries, painting, or taking care of her apartment full of plants!

Jo Gomez

Director of Training

Jo has been passionate about sports, fitness and competition her entire life. While finishing her soccer career in college she earned a degree in health and human performance. She holds personal training certifications from ACSM, Nike SPARQ, and USAW weight lifting. Jo has worked at Velocity Sports Performance training young athletes and creating nationwide standardized workouts. Jo was a Personal Trainer in DC for several years while coaching the Wilson High School soccer team to three district championships. In addition, Jo has been the Lead Running Coach and Coordinator at Fleet Feet DC for the marathon, half marathon and 10 mile programs for the past 6 years. Through these experiences, Jo gained a deep appreciation for the impact coaches could have and believes they can have a significant impact on people’s mind, body and soul.

Jo started as a client at `{`solidcore`}` when they opened in 2013. Immediately she found all the best qualities of any workout combined into one 50 minute session; teamwork, competition, intensity, sweat, music, and muscle failure. After awhile she could not resist getting more involved with the culture. Jo’s favorite part of `{`solidcore`}` has been training new coaches, sharing the science and brand behind the workout.

Jo is driven by competition and loves challenging herself. She has completed 14 marathons, 2.75 ironmans, is a member of Annapolis Bicycle Racing Team and competes in local cycling races, and loves to train mma, formally the WKA 135 lb champion. Important side note – Jo LOVES india pale ale (double and imperial).

Nat Straub

Senior Training Manager

Nat is part of the training `{`team`}`. She trains new coaches, shares the science and brand behind the workout, and travels to new markets to share the `{`shakes`}`.

While in DC for college, Nat found `{`solidore`}` and it was love at first `{`shake`}`. She used the workout as a way to train when she wasn’t in the mountains or near an ocean. It was only workout that provided the same intensity and satisfaction as a full day in the backcountry. As a former college athlete and ski instructor, training new `{`coaches`}` is the perfect blend for Nat of athleticism and instruction.

Outside of `{`solidcore`}` Nat enjoys surfing, backcountry skiing, hiking with her husband and dog, and hitting the road in her eurovan, Vanna. Was it mentioned fish tacos play an important role in all of those activities?

Bridget Black

Training Manager

Bridget is a Training Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. In this role, she trains new coaches and introduces coaches to the science and the brand behind the workout. Bridget travels to all of the new and existing studios to provide the new training and continuing education. Bridget grew up in DC and first discovered `{`solidcore`}` when it opened in Adams Morgan in 2013. She found `{`solidcore`}` to be the perfect way to build on the benefits of team sports such as the team-like community and as a way to challenge herself physically and mentally. When she moved to Philadelphia for grad school, Bridget became a coach in `{`solidcore`}`’s first out of market studio. After graduating with a Master’s in Political Science, Bridget never imagined finding a career in fitness, but her experience coaching soccer, volunteering in schools, and tutoring in afterschool programs has prepared her for the role of training new coaches in how to best deliver this challenging and effective workout. She loves that the training manager position allows her to bring this workout, and the `{`solidcore`}` community that means so much to her to new places and new coaches. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, Bridget loves playing and watching sports, playing with her dog, or finding the best happy hour with friends.

Jordan Murray

Training Manager

Jordan is a Training Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. She trains news coaches, introducing them to the teams' unique method of coaching, science behind the work out and all things `{`sweatlana`}`. She also implements continuing education for current coaches with ongoing professional development workshops. Jordan discovered `{`solidcore`}` at its only location circa 2013 with a dare from a friend saying ``you have to try this new work out. It is the hardest thing you'll ever do.`` She was quickly humbled and addicted. She kept coming back for the work out, but stuck for the people. With a background in social work and a passion for inclusive communities, `{`solidcore`}` felt like home; a place to grow with out judgement, surrounded by a team that has your back. When she is not training/working with coaches, she is most likely reading, hiking, hanging with her puggle, traveling, at a concert or taking on a new hobby (next stop: running marathons)! Jordan strives to maintain a plant based diet. Some days are better then others.

Kate Bermingham

Training Manager

Found `{`solidcore`}` in 2016, about a year after finishing her lacrosse career in college, where she earned a BS in Exercise Science. Kate worked a year as a Strength and Conditioning Coach directly after college. After many years of heavy weight training, Kate found `{`solidcore`}` at the perfect time and was forever changed. She automatically fell in love with both the mental and physical challenge of the workout, the shakes and EXTREME soreness.
After being a client for a year, Kate become a coach in 2017 and continues to grow in the company in 2018 as a Training Manager. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, Kate loves spending time with friends and family, a great happy hour or cooking up something delicious in the kitchen!

Triana Brown

Training Manager

Triana is a Training Manager for `{`solidcore`}`. She travels to new and existing markets to train new coaches. She introduces new coaches to the science, the community and brand behind the workout. Additionally, she provides continuing education training to current coaches. Triana discovered `{`solidcore`}` in 2015 and fell in love with the workout and community immediately. As a dancer and arts fundraiser, `{`solidcore`}` challenged, supported and enabled her to grow physically and mentally. Shortly after joining the `{`solidcore`}` family, Triana became a coach. With years of coaching experience and being a certified ACE Personal Trainer, She is confident in her role as Training Manager. It is the community of coaches and clients that drives her to strive for more. Triana’s `{`solidcore`}` peers consistently lift her up regardless if she is in class or going ham on her favorite food, donuts. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, Triana can be found having a sweat date with friends, enjoying drinks or jamming on a dance floor.

Humberto Galvan

Recruiting Manager

Humberto is recruiting manager for `{`solidcore`}`. He works closely with new studio openings team on instructor recruitment and development.

Humberto never imagined a career in fitness but discovered a passion for inspiring others while a client at `{`solidcore`}` in DC. Leaving behind a life in politics and business, Humberto traded in his suit and tie for a pair of leggings and never looked back. Before joining the training team, Humberto opened and lead the company’s first New York location in Roslyn.

Humberto's background in team sports and his love of sweat, hard work, and fun bring infectious energy to his classes. Prepare to leave it all out on the machine but expect to sing, yell, and obviously shake through it all.

Humberto is passionate about travel, fitness, and brunch. When not in the studio, he can be found organizing sweat dates, exploring the latest fitness craze, or enjoying the perfect post-class mimosa, wherever he is in the world.

Jennifer Swinea

Executive Assistant

Jennifer is the Executive Assistant for `{`solidcore`}`. She enhances the top executive's effectiveness by providing information management support; representing the executives to others. Jennifer maintains appointment schedule by planning and scheduling meetings, conferences, teleconferences, and travel. Every day working for this company is different and Jennifer is excited to help the company grow to it's fullest and most polished potential. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, Jennifer enjoys exploring Washington, DC, playing with her two dogs, and attending sporting events.

Kayla Raspallo

Recruiting Coordinator

Kayla started her career at `{`solidcore`}` in Philadelphia, which is our first out-of-state market, as a client. Quickly becoming obsessed with the workout, she was determined to do more with `{`solidcore`}`. Kayla moved to Philadelphia for college, where she attended University of The Arts for Dance Performance on a scholarship. Kayla grew up dancing very competitively, which had her traveling around the country almost every weekend for dance competitions. After finishing her college career for dance with a hip surgery and being out of commission for half a year, she believes `{`solidcore`}` found her at the perfect time. Kayla hung up her dancing shoes and decided to put on the mic, which lead her to becoming a Pro Coach and coaching 15 classes a week. Believe it or not, growing up, she was a big Tom-Boy and did whatever her older brother did. This led her to sports including soccer, basketball (barely), karate, and lacrosse. She thrives on being challenged physically and mentally while having fun at the same time, and has found that with `{`solidcore`}`. When Kayla is not in the studio, you can find her asking owners to pet their dogs, watching Tom Brady create world records, and explaining the workout to guys at the bar.

Dawnielle Ellington

Recruiting Coordinator

Dawnielle is a recruiting coordinator for `{`solidcore`}`. After achieving her MBA, Dawnielle did not know what to do. She tried the 9-5 situation, then she made her way into the fitness industry managing big box gyms and small boutique studios. Lululemon brought Dawnielle to `{`solidcore`}`! She was told the workout was in a ``torture chamber`` and was ridiculously hard. She signed up the next day & never looked back. As much as Dawnielle loves a good workout, meeting new people everyday and connecting with the `{`solidcore`}` community is what makes her the happiest. If Dawnielle is not working out, she is likely trying a new restaurant with her friends or mom. If there is a new Marvel movie in theaters, Dawnielle is for sure there with sour patch kids in hand.

Jaime Dardine

Retail & Merchandising Manager

Jaime is the Retail & Merchandising Manager for `{`solidcore`}`.

Jaime grew up right outside of Philadelphia (Go Eagles!) and attended college at James Madison University, where she played four years of lacrosse. After college, Jaime always found herself staying involved with sports, whether it was coaching or working in the sports industry. She gained her product development experience while working at Under Armour and now, Jaime has found the opportunity to combine her passion for fitness and fashion to help support the retail business at `{`solidcore`}`.

Jaime was always looking for that mental and physical challenge to keep pushing her, and after her first class at `{`solidcore`}`… game over. She was hooked and knew that there was something special about this brand. After being a client in Annapolis, she trained to become a coach with a greater goal in mind, and in April 2018, opened up the Baltimore location as the Studio Manager.

Having the opportunity to be a part of creating an environment for clients to embark on a
journey, employees to overcome challenges and become stronger, mentally and physically, then when they walked in, is rare to find in a job. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, you can find Jaime teaching spin classes, traveling with her husband and hanging with family + friends, with a tall glass of champagne.

Clay Weaver

Marketing Coordinator

Clay is a Marketing Coordinator at `{`solidcore`}`. She oversees the website and supports the team throughout marketing and strategy initiatives. Clay was born and raised in Raleigh, NC. She attended EUBS in Barcelona for her MBA in E-Business, and UNC-Chapel Hill for undergrad where she majored in Exercise & Sport Science-Sport Administration and where she played soccer (go Tar Heels). When Clay moved to D.C., she stumbled upon `{`solidcore`}` one afternoon and, immediately, she was `{`committed`}`. Having dealt with her fair share of sports-related injuries in the past, Clay is `{`passionate`}` about how `{`solidcore`}` strengthens her muscles critical for proper biomechanics. Outside of `{`solidcore`}`, Clay enjoys all things outdoors, spending quality time with her family and friends, teaching kids soccer, and live music.

Sam Salas

Marketing Coordinator

Samantha is a Marketing Coordinator at `{`solidcore`}`. As a Dallas local, she first found her passion for fitness while rock climbing. She studied Business Management at the University of Texas at Arlington, and proceeded to work as a barre instructor and manager at Pure Barre Arlington for 5 years. Always looking for that extra challenge, she took her first `{`solidcore`}` class at the Cathedral location. It was the challenge she had been looking for. The motivating music, class camaraderie, community, and empowering instructor helped push her through her first class! When Sam isn’t coaching or planking in class, you can find her hiking trails, dog watching/petting, drinking margaritas, eating endless amounts of TACOS, or dancing to the bass of the best EDM festivals!

Christine Freeman

Social Media Coordinator

Christine is the Social Media Coordinator at `{`solidcore`}`. She supports the marketing team by creating content, copywriting and managing digital influencer relations. This DC native rowed crew while majoring in Journalism and Human Rights at Southern Methodist University. Post-grad, she found her career in boutique fitness back on the east coast working with Lululemon and SoulCycle, and fell in love with the camaraderie of the industry (#fitfam, amirite?). As an obsessed client, `{`solidcore`}` truly made her feel like the `{`strongest`}` version of herself - so she took the relationship to the next level and joined the `{`team`}`! When’s she's not in the studio or on the ‘gram, you can find Christine indulging her inner hippie, studying reiki and holistic healing, or heading off on a spontaneous adventure to a different corner of the globe.

Jayson Siano

National Real Estate Consultant

Jayson is the Founder and CEO of Sabre Real Estate Group, a full service real estate consulting firm dedicated to servicing the needs of regional and national retailers. Jayson and his team provide the traditional functions of an internal real estate department for `{`solidcore`}` and are responsible for the strategic planning, market analysis, site selection and lease negotiations. Jayson has been working with `{`solidcore`}` for the last two years to ensure that we are selecting the best real estate opportunities for the brand.

Jayson graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Consumer Resources and Retailing. He move back to New York City after college to accept a job as an assistant menswear buyer at Prada and Miu Miu while promoting nightclubs and DJing in the evenings. In order to make up for lost time while on the club scene, Jayson began a healthy lifestyle and drastically changed his diet habits and also found fitness. Jayson started in the commercial real estate business in 2000 and has become one of the top brokers in the fitness and restaurant industries.

When Jayson is not working or working out, he spends his time at home with his wife Danielle a Registered Dietician and their two sons Jax and Jase.