Mary

MARY OBANA

PRESIDENT & CO-FOUNDER

Mary Obana started Koko FitClub with her husband, Michael Lannon, and is Koko’s chief evangelist, building strategic partnerships with leaders in the preventative health and wellness field to bring data-driven solutions to people who need them most. Mary leads the development team responsible for bringing Koko FitClub to communities across North America while helping first-time business owners realize their entrepreneurial dreams through franchise ownership. Her career in marketing strategy and product development spans more than 25 years. Mary served as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Send.com, Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for The Keds Corporation, Director of Strategic Planning for The Coca Cola Company's Corporate Marketing Strategy Group in Atlanta, and Director of Worldwide Advertising for Converse, Inc. Mary hails from Northern California where she earned her B.A. from Stanford University. She now lives with her family on Cape Cod, MA.
Mike

MICHAEL LANNON

CEO & CO-FOUNDER

Mike Lannon co-founded Koko FitClub in 2004 with his wife, Mary Obana. A born entrepreneur and inventor, Mike has founded six companies over a career that spans more than 30 years. Mike holds multiple technology patents for the Koko Smartrainer(™), Koko Cardio, the Koko Smartraining(™) System and other innovative products. He has been featured in the New York Times, USA Today, Forbes, Fortune and numerous media outlets, as well as three books focused on business innovation. Mike has been a featured speaker at The Sloan School of Business at MIT and Harvard Business School, and is the subject of a Harvard Business School case study on innovative growth strategies. Mike, Mary, their son, Kai, and dog Rudy live on Cape Cod, MA.
Michael

MICHAEL WOOD, CSCS

CHIEF FITNESS OFFICER

Michael Wood leads the development of the Koko Smartraining System’s integrated training and nutrition programming for Koko members and FitCoach training and certification programs nationwide. A longtime and nationally recognized fitness expert, writer, teacher, athletic coach and Senior Exercise Physiologist, Michael has conducted research at the Nutrition, Exercise Physiology and Sarcopenia Laboratory at the Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, and has lectured at Boston University and the University of Connecticut, where he also attended graduate school. He has been named Boston Magazine’s ``Best of Boston`` Personal Trainer, and chosen for the Men's Journal ``Dream Team`` of the top nine trainers in the U.S. Michael holds a B.S. in Exercise Physiology from the University of Massachusetts.
Nick

NICK KONARSKI

CHIEF OF CLUB OPERATIONS

All day, every day, Nick Konarski is 100% focused on operational excellence to ensure a premium level of service for our members. Nick’s expertise is grounded in real-world leadership, driving the successful performance of Koko FitClub’s corporate club locations, and coaching franchise owners to do the same. Nick brings to Koko FitClub an impressive background in technology, fitness and public service, running his own successful technology consulting company and proudly protecting the First Family as part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Secret Service. Nick holds a B.A. in Psychology. A proud new dad, Nick and his family live in Pembroke, MA with their two dogs.
Lauren

LAUREN DELL’OLIO

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

Since the launch of the first Koko FitClub location, Lauren Dell’Olio has been Koko’s brand champion and chief marketing coach, responsible for the development of integrated social media and digital marketing systems that introduce Koko to local communities across North America. Lauren brings over 20 years of marketing and communication expertise working with super-brands like Microsoft, Starbucks, Yahoo, PepsiCo, Red Hat, Abercrombie & Fitch and AT&T Worldwide. Lauren holds a B.A. in Mass Communication and Journalism. She and her family live on the South Shore of Massachusetts.
Josh

JOSH ROMAN

HEAD OF PRODUCT & TECHNOLOGY

Josh Roman has been driving product innovation and advancing the “digital gym” concept since the company’s inception in 2004. Josh oversees all software development, user interface design, and hardware engineering for the Koko Smartraining exercise systems, equipment and technologies. Josh holds an A.B. in Politics from Princeton University. Originally from St. Louis, Josh and his family live in the coastal town of Scituate, MA.
JOHN MARTUS

JOHN MARTUS

SVP OF FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

As SVP of Finance & Administration, John Martus manages the company's finances and oversees all accounting, business support, financial planning and analysis for the franchise across North America. John joined the Koko Leadership Team in August 2013, bringing with him over 15 years of senior financial management experience. Prior to Koko, John served as North American Controller for British Telecommunications Conferencing Division and SVP of Finance and Operations for Harland Clarke/Protocol Direct Marketing. John holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with a CPA. He lives in historic Plymouth, MA and enjoys traveling with his wife and five children.

Local Teams

KoKo Club Owners

Each Koko FitClub is locally owned and operated by independent business owners who are passionate about improving the health and wellness of the communities in which they live. Want to bring a Koko FitClub to your community? Learn more about franchising opportunities

KoKo FitCoaches

A dedicated, supportive team of certified FitCoaches is on hand at every Koko FitClub to help our members reach their goals. FitCoaches are there to motivate, answer questions, offer guidance, and bring the Koko experience to life. Contact your local Koko FitClub location to learn about joining the local team!

Meet our amazing local coaching teams and learn what Koko can do for you.
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