Jolie Glassman was selected as Trainer of the Year Award finalist

[Miami Beach, FL] (September 1, 2018) —Personal Fitness Professional, the leading industry resource for personal trainers and fitness professionals, is pleased to announce the twelve finalists for the 2019 PFP Trainer of the Year Award.

Local fitness professional, Jolie Glassman of South Beach Boxing, has been selected from among over 500 national applicants as one of twelve finalists for this prestigious award. The PFP Trainer of the Year is awarded to a fitness professional who is an exemplary leader in the industry and who demonstrates a strong commitment to his/her clients, career and community.

“We’re excited to celebrate our 14th year of this award,” said PFP Editor Lindsay Vastola. “The PFP Trainer of the Year Award highlights those in the industry who continue to raise the bar for their communities, their businesses and the industry as a whole. This award showcases the number of exceptional fitness professionals this industry has to offer.”

Following the final round of application and judging, the 2019 winner will be announced on October 25th at the Club Industry Show in Chicago, as online at as well as their social media outlets on Facebook and Twitter. The winner will be featured in PFP’s 2019 Winter issue and will receive prizes from leading industry sponsors.


Personal Fitness Professionals is the leading professional media company specifically focused on independent fitness professionals, personal trainers group instructors, club, studio and franchise owners, club managers and fitness director/managers. Readers rely on the trade magazine and robust website to stay informed on industry developments and trends, cutting-edge products, continuing education resources and business-focused ideas to build a successful fitness career and business.

Jolie Glassman, owner and operator of South Beach Boxing since 1998, is all about making the people she is around feel good about themselves. She is an inspiration to not only her gym members but also to her employees. She is never looked at as a “boss” but rather as a colleague/friend/coach/leader. Glassman is extremely approachable whether it’s for business or a personal reason.

Glassman runs the most down-to-Earth gym in South Beach. South Beach Boxing is a REAL GYM, for REAL PEOPLE, with REAL RESULTS. She loves being able to improve, and transform, people’s lives with fitness.