John Aglialoro

John Aglialoro


John Aglialoro

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mr. Aglialoro is a graduate of Temple University. He is an entrepreneur who has owned and operated a variety of businesses over the past 40 years and is the Chairman and co-founder of UM Holdings Ltd. in Haddonfield, New Jersey.

Mr. Aglialoro served as Chairman of CYBEX International, a manufacturer of commercial exercise equipment, from 1983 to 2016, when UM Holdings sold Cybex to Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC). He was Chairman of EHE International, a national provider of physical examinations, from 1987 to 2016, when the business was sold to Summit Partners.

He is current Board Chairman of Gym Source, the nation’s largest independent distributor of specialty fitness equipment and provides fitness products to health clubs, multi-unit housing, and other fitness facilities.

Owner of the movie rights to Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged, Mr. Aglialoro is CEO of Atlas Distribution, the company formed to bring Rand’s best-selling novel to the screen. The final installment of the Atlas Shrugged Movie Trilogy was released in the fall of2014.

Mr. Aglialoro is on the Board of Trustees of The Atlas Society, an objectivist think-tank, and The Museum of the American Revolution, which opened in Philadelphia in April 2017.  He is the former mayor of Tavistock Borough in Tavistock, NJ, as well as a member of the Union League of Philadelphia, The Chevaliers du Tastevin and the CATO Institute.

Mr. Aglialoro resides in Philadelphia with his wife and business partner, Joan Carter.

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