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Bryan Green

Founder & CEO

Bryan Green is a wellness industry entrepreneur and fitness facility design expert. Bryan has overseen the development of facilities for Fortune 100 companies, global hospitality flags, health clubs, specialty studios, universities, and residential amenities for countless multi-family developments. He founded Advantage Fitness Products in 1997 to meet the growing demand for consultative support of non-traditional wellness facilities beyond the larger health club chains. The company’s FitnessDesignGroup™ division serves as a specialized consultancy for early stage planning and design.

Green spearheads AFP’s commitment to improving communities through health and fitness. Green and AFP are designated partners of the California Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness & Sports. He is a frequent industry and public speaker on the subject of functional fitness facility design and operational strategies. Additionally, Green serves as an editorial advisor for numerous publications including Hotel Executive, Fitness Management, Resort & Recreation, and Shape Magazines. Green is a Director of The California State University, Northridge Foundation Board as well as a distinguished Board Member of Junior Achievement of Southern California. He is also an active member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO).

Rob Newkirk

Vice President, Business Development
Rob Newkirk is an accomplished fitness industry executive. As Vice President of Business Development for Advantage Fitness Products, Rob is responsible for advancing the company’s largest portfolio level clients. His clients including Ritz Carlton Hotels, WTS International, Essex Property Trust, Irvine Apartment Communities, and AIMCO Residential. Before joining AFP in 1998, Rob was a producer of health and fitness related infomercials including those for the George Foreman grill, Total Gym, Calloway golf, Bodyblade, and the Ab Coaster.

Rob is co-founder of the California Spa and Fitness Directors Association and a board member of the Alumni Associations of Cal State University, Northridge and Pi Kappa Alpha. He is a professional Martial Artist and holds a 3rd degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and a first degree black belt in Tang Soo Do.

Larry Domingo

Vice President, Sales
Larry is an impassioned manager of human performance and proven fitness industry leader. He's a sales & marketing executive with an exceptionally strong track record in opportunity identification, new product introductions, sales initiatives and team building for leading global firms in the fitness space. Larry joined AFP in 2014, after working closely with the company in various capacities for well over a decade, and is responsible for driving total company revenue management and sales growth among key US markets. Prideful building one of the industry’s most impassioned and engaged Sales team.

Gordon Stirling

Vice President, Functional Design
Gordon Stirling is responsible for the integration of products and solutions into the AFP ecosystem and eventually into the fitness facilities AFP proudly supports. As Vice President of Functional Design, Gordon has overseen the successful execution of hundreds of AFP designed facilities and directly manages several of the company’s largest clients including AvalonBay Communities, Kimpton Hotels, Prometheus Real Estate, Joie De Vivre, and Auberge Hotels.

As a 27 year veteran of the fitness industry, Gordon started his career in Melbourne, Australia operating large recreational facilities and fitness centers at the private, government and educational levels. A Graduate of the University of Royal Melbourne with a Bachelor of Arts in Recreation Management, Gordon now resides in Northern California where he also serves as a Director on the Board of the American Australia Chamber of Commerce and is a regular presenter at Hotel Council seminars.

Kevin Quijano

Vice President, Finance
Kevin Quijano is the Vice President of Finance for Advantage Fitness Products. Among his many responsibilities, Kevin oversees the accounting department and related financial functions, as well as the ongoing objectives of the company. Additionally, Kevin is responsible for creating, supervising and implementing company-wide internal controls and procedures.

Kevin is a graduate of California State University at Long Beach and holds his degree in Business Administration and Accounting. He embarked upon his career in financial management in 2001, working for a well-known Luxury Five-Diamond Hotel company. In 2006, Kevin left the hospitality industry to pursue a career in public accounting, where he earned his CPA designation in 2009. Kevin joined Advantage Fitness Products in 2010.

Chris Sax

Director, Operations
Chris Sax is the Director of Operations for Advantage Fitness Products. Chris is tasked with the management of AFP’s day-to-day operations, integrated processes and procedures within the client services team. In addition, Chris oversees AFP’s online business and support systems, as well as the development and administration of the company’s FitnessFacility.com platform.

A California native, Sax graduated from the University of Southern California. His leadership, creativity and collaborative style make him a key component of the AFP management team.

Larry Zinger

Regional Director, East
Larry Zinger is the Regional Director of Sales for the Eastern US. With over 17 years of experience in the fitness industry, some of Larry’s notable clients include Skadden Arps, Extell Residential, Hofstra University, and Equity Residential.

Larry is originally from Saskatchewan, Canada and came to the United States in 1990 to extend his hockey career from the Junior ranks to the collegiate level. Larry is a big believer in giving back to the community. He is a supporter of several local charities and events in the Long Island, NY area.