David Harris, PhD





David Harris is Vice President of Health and Human Performance for Equinox, a pioneer in the luxury fitness industry that has grown into an unrivaled lifestyle brand, operating upscale, full-service clubs across the U.S., U.K. and Canada. In his current role he guides the Health and Human Performance vision for Equinox, leveraging the power of MNR (Movement, Nutrition and Regeneration) across all ancillary businesses (Personal Training, Pilates, Spa, Food and Beverage). This includes but is not exclusive to oversight of the Equinox Fitness Training Institute, which provides ongoing and proprietary education for close to 3000 Personal Trainers and Fitness Coaches, as well as the development of the same for Pilates and Spa Wellness Practitioners.

He also oversees all partnerships with new and emerging Fitness/Wellness Technologies, crafting and implementing new solutions for health management and tracking for the Wellness consumer.  This is often performed in partnership with clinicians across the health spectrum.. He is also chair the Equinox Health Advisory Board, which consists of 18 prestigious United States and Canadian Wellness Professionals and Preventive Care Physicians. Together they craft long term strategy and tactics for the Equinox Brand in its ongoing role as the premier provider of High Performance Living Services.