Over the past 30 years, Stamina has gained over 70 employees and over 200,000 square feet of warehouse space. But these 30 years haven’t been a walk in the park.
In 1997, Stamina Products’ first Pilates reformer, called the Performer, made it on QVC. Stamina’s hopes were high for the reformer, but it was risky. At this point, Stamina was only 10 years old. The owners, Kevin Gerschefske, Barry Laurie, Bob McBride, Brent Swanson and Jeff Hutchens, had invested everything they had into this company. […]
In light of Stamina’s 30th anniversary, we’re going to highlight popular equipment we’ve sold or manufactured over the years. Today, we’re starting it off the series with the ThighMaster by Suzanne Somers.