Louis Welch

PRESIDENT, CO-CHIEF EXECUTIVE: FITNESS INTERNATIONAL LLC

Co-founded LA Fitness chain 1984 with Chinyol Yi … first opened LA; chain’s growth nearing 700 locations North America … declines media exposure … bought bicoastal, 8-figure digs … golfer … in youth acted in films—‘Wedding on Walton’s Mountain’ and ‘The Ratings Game’—and TV: ‘Facts of Life,’ ‘Scarecrow and Mrs. King’