Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Gunz Up Training & Nutrition
Brimming with updated fitness equipment, Gunz Up Training & Nutrition has enough gear and training options so that clients don't get in an exercise rut. With one-on-one personal training, small-group high-intensity interval training, and boot camps, exercisers don't need to worry about hitting a fitness plateau.
But there are three more reasons that exercisers count the neon-accented gym as their favorite place to sweat. And those reasons' names are Adam, Zach, and Maril. They're the trainers at Gunz Up, and they each bring a lifetime of passion, dedication, and formal training to their post. Because they each have their own training style, it's easy for exercisers to pair off with the trainer they'll click best with.