ProfileThe club industry has labeled Brent Darden a “Texas Talent” and “Industry Treasure” – “part preacher, part teacher, and part reacher”. For over three decades, the former IHRSA Board of Directors Chairman has amassed a wealth of knowledge about the industry and continues to share his experiences around the world through speaking and consulting. His messages have reached audiences in sixteen countries and been translated into ten different languages. Most recently Darden, was the owner-operator of TELOS Fitness Center, an award-winning multipurpose luxury brand in Dallas, Texas. TELOS was recognized as the “N. Dallas Business of the Year”, as a finalist for the “American Business Ethics Award”, and earned a litany of industry awards. Previously, he was V.P. of the renowned Cooper Aerobics Center, and was named IHRSA’s inaugural General Manager of the Year. Brent also Chairs several industry REX Executive Roundtables.