A Conversation with Augie Nieto '80 P'08
Founder, Life Fitness, Inc.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Founders Room, Bauer Center
Alumnus Augie Nieto '80 P'08, Founder of Life Fitness, Inc recounts his remarkable journey and the progress of Augie's Quest.
Augustine (Augie) Nieto, a prominent leader in the nation’s fitness industry for nearly three decades, received a diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease) in March 2005. Augie, 53, is approaching his role as co-chair of MDA’s ALS Division with the same ironclad will and determination that catapulted him to entrepreneurial heights in the fitness world. (Image and bio taken from augiesquest.org)