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Dru is the CEO of GymMaster. Since 1994 he has led the development of GymMaster from a simple software for a local gym to an industry-leading platform that powers thousands of gyms in over 70 countries. Dru’s forward-thinking led to innovations like the integrated access control for 24/7 gyms in 2005 and quick adaptations for COVID-19 with online classes and essential safety features in 2020. Under his leadership, GymMaster manages over 3 million memberships and handles $40+ billion in payments, making it easier than ever for gym owners to launch and grow their business.


Why all-in-1 gym software is better than separate software systems to run your gym

Tue, Mar 12, 2024 Dru Hill

As the owner of a health and wellness business, there is a good chance you are making use of several well-known small business software solutions. … More

How to Be a Productive Gym Owner

Mon, Feb 12, 2024 Dru Hill

Are you stuck on the treadmill of never getting all of your work done and always wishing you had a few more hours in the day? Running a business, … More

Why It's Important for Gym Staff to Build Relationships with Members

Wed, Jul 12, 2023 Dru Hill

The quality of our relationships defines the quality of our lives. Although it might not seem like it, the staff-member relationships at your gym can … More

Why a Club Software System Will Cut Your Admin Time

Tue, Jul 11, 2023 Dru Hill

Incorporating a club software system can be a game-changer for your business, helping you streamline operations and reduce administrative tasks. In … More

What Gym Membership System Is the Best for My Business?

Tue, Jul 11, 2023

Incorporating a gym membership system can be a life changer in many ways. You’ll keep track of your members as well as be able to reach more people through easy and automated communication tools. Whether you own a small studio or a large fitness … More

Picking a gym management app to run on the go

Tue, Jul 11, 2023

Gone are the days when you had no choice but to stay right inside your gym to be able to run it efficiently. Technology has made it possible for business owners to manage their clubs even if they’re out on a vacation on some nice beach with their … More

5 benefits of a club CRM

Tue, Jul 11, 2023

With the advent of technology, different industries have been revolutionized. The fitness industry is no exception. With the help of a club CRM, or customer relationship management software, you can manage your gym and its members in a more efficient … More

The Ultimate Guide to Gym Management Software - Benefits, Features, and How to Choose the Best Solution for Your Gym

Mon, Mar 27, 2023 Dru Hill

Introduction: Understanding Gym Management Software Gym management software is a powerful tool that allows gym owners to streamline their business … More

The Ultimate Guide to Gym Website and App Setup for Smarter Gym Management

Fri, Mar 10, 2023 Dru Hill

As a gym owner, having a website and an app is crucial in today’s digital age. Not only does it allow you to showcase your gym and attract new … More

10 ways for a gym owner to get more gym members using cardio equipment

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 Dru Hill

Are you a gym owner looking to increase gym membership numbers with the help of cardio equipment? You’re in luck! Read on to get some helpful tips on … More

4 ways to get more gym members visiting at night during off peak hours

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 Dru Hill Curtis Fairweather

As a gym owner, you know how important it is to get more gym members to visit at night. After all, the more people that come to your gym, the more … More

An introduction to selling more gym memberships

Tue, Dec 6, 2022 Dru Hill

Are you looking for a way to get fit and healthy? If so, a gym membership may be the perfect option for you. Gym memberships can provide you with … More

Out-of-the-box ideas for a stronger gym community

Sun, Oct 2, 2022 Dru Hill

A strong gym community paves the way for gym success. When people enjoy the company they have in your club, the higher the chance that they keep on … More

Questions to ask your gym management system provider

Sun, Oct 2, 2022 Dru Hill

If you’re planning to put up a gym, or even if you already own one, a gym management system is a non-negotiable tool you should have. Having gym … More

Unexpected things that can improve a gym member's experience

Sun, Oct 2, 2022 Dru Hill

Are you suddenly experiencing drops in memberships? Or maybe you’re not but you want to be proactive and ensure that your gym continues to thrive. … More

How to Increase Uptake of Your Gym Refer a Friend Program

Sun, Oct 2, 2022

There aren’t many opportunities for you, as a business owner, to take advantage of free marketing. In a world of low conversion rates and high Facebook ad prices, it’s important to be aware of every opportunity you have to acquire new members — … More

How to build a powerful gym reputation

Wed, Sep 28, 2022 Dru Hill

It’s important as a gym owner to place a high priority on building a strong gym reputation, strong word of mouth can slash your requirements for … More

Why Build a Gym Community

Tue, Sep 27, 2022 Dru Hill

As a gym owner, the potential gains for creating a community-focused gym go far beyond just making your members happy. Heading a gym with a strong … More

Top 5 Books Every Gym Owner Should Read

Tue, Sep 27, 2022

If you look at the top CEOs and company executives, what’s one thing they all have in common? They read as many as 60 books annually, or five books a month. Reading can be a form of motivation and knowledge and is a practice that many of the most … More

Easy Wins for Building Gym Community

Tue, Sep 27, 2022

Fostering a sense of community in their facility is an ofter-underrated way for gym owners to boost the results of their members while also putting more money in their pockets. But, often members keep their heads down and headphones in during their … More