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ABC Financial Expands Its Services, Software Into Canada
Jun 15, 2011 (05:06 PM EDT)


LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABC Financial, the largest provider of billing services, management software and membership marketing solutions for the health and fitness club industry in the United States, today announced it is expanding its services into Canada.

ABC Financial's industry leading software and payment processing solutions for fitness clubs, including DataTrak Club Management Software, will be available to any club in Canada immediately, said Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing Steve Ayers. The MYiCLUBonline Member Portal and Self-Service Kiosks will be available in the third quarter this year.

"We feel that Canada is an emerging market over the next few years," Ayers said. "Being the largest provider in the industry, it was vital for ABC Financial to launch in this market."

Industry veteran Anna Welsh, national sales director for ABC Financial, will lead the Canada market team with Clay Whittaker, regional sales director.

ABC Financial specializes in customized member management in billing and electronic funds transfer processes to increase clubs' cash flow and profits. The company's Club Marketing Programs provide cost-effective contacts to get more traffic into clubs with coupon mailings, customized key tags, renewal mailings and more.

Its Merchant Services provides credit card processing that seamlessly integrates with clubs' online systems for easy customer purchases and reduced errors will be available to Canadian clubs during the third quarter.

About ABC Financial

Established in 1981, ABC Financial is the nation's premiere provider of billing services, club management software and membership marketing solutions to the fitness club industry. Headquartered in the Little Rock, Ark. area, ABC Financial serves approximately 3,000 fitness clubs with approximately two million members nationwide. The company's industry-leading club management software, DataTrak, is the most complete web-based software in the health and fitness industry.

SOURCE ABC Financial