Best of Ready. Aim. Empire: Emily Slaneff – Making Massive Growth in Year One of Business

In this week’s throwback episode, Studio Grow consultant, Cherise takes over to interview  Emily Slaneff, founder of CrushCamp, a small group and personal training studio in downtown Calgary offering HIIT, circuit, and TRX group fitness.

Join Cherise and Emily as they chat all about the amazing growth Emily’s been experiencing in her brand new studio. 

We’re talking 100 new members in 3 months kind of growth…during summer. 

Yep, Emily is a force in the fitness world, and not only is her story inspiring, but she shares a ton of fantastic insights for both brand-spankin' new and seasoned studio owners alike. 

The best part is, she’s just getting started, and we can’t wait to see where she grows next. 

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • How Emily founded CrushCamp from a place of necessity and the values she consciously defined before ever opening her doors
  • What made her say “yes” to trusting the process and embracing a membership model and marketing plan that has resulted in 100 members in a span of 3 months (during a typically slow season)
  • Why Emily decided to embark on The Client Cure journey and how she has leveraged the education and support to grow her studio quickly
  • Emily’s future goals for CrushCamp and the possibilities that lie ahead in growing her fitness empire

Connect with Emily and CrushCamp:

With grit & gratitude,


Recommended Episodes

  • The ABC's of brand building with host Lise Kuecker

    Are you ready to create a brand that's not just seen but felt? To forge an identity that's unmistakably yours? Tune in to EPISODE 605 and let's embark on this journey together. 🚀 Branding: The Heartbeat of Your Studio In this episode, I dive deep into the essence of branding and why it's so much…

    Listen Now

  • Empowering Your Team: The Key to Unlocking Your Studio's Potential

    Are your team members evolving? It's one thing to assemble a group of talented individuals, but it's another to create an environment that encourages growth, creativity, and a genuine love for what we do. If this sounds like your cup of tea, you're in for a treat!  Recently, we caught up with Coach Amanda. She's…

    Listen Now

  • Science Sells with Cara Hazelton and Peter Pastijn

    Y'all, Turns out, pumping iron and pumping your brain go hand in hand. It’s science… In Episode 603, we’re hanging out with Peter and Cara and they're thinking differently about how we’re working out. Here’s what we’re diving into: This episode is more than just fitness talk. It’s about shaping the future of how we…

    Listen Now

  • The 7-Figure Teacher Training Framework

    Y'all, You've got a gold mine inside you, and it's time to dig it out. Think your expertise is just reserved for you? Think again.  In Episode 602, we're diving deep into the world of teacher training programs.  Here’s the breakdown: Your knowledge is more than power—it’s profit.Sooo tune into Episode 602 and we’ll go…

    Listen Now