Kevin McHugh joined the The Atlantic Club Team in 1993 and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2006, from Vice President of Sales and Marketing. As the COO, McHugh provides effective and inspiring leadership by being actively involved in the extensive health and wellness programs and services offered at the Atlantic Clubs in both Red Bank and Manasquan, New Jersey.
Set on a 44 acre campus the Atlantic Club’s flagship facility in Manasquan is home to a 100,000 square foot fitness center complete with kinesis, yoga, pilates and spin studios along with indoor and outdoor aquatics complex, USTA Tennis Center, 10,000 square foot Milagro Spa & Salon, Atlantis Preparatory School, Parisi Speed School and the Atlantic Turf Training Center. McHugh continually identifies new opportunities for The Atlantic Club as well as leverage its core businesses to address organizational challenges. Under his leadership, The Atlantic Club received the Medical Fitness Certification, the gold standard in the industry, the certification process involves an in-depth review of a facility’s adherence to the prescribed standards and guidelines.
Prior to joining The Atlantic Club in 1993, McHugh spent fifteen years as an executive with The Paddington Corporation, Moet-Hennessey and Seagram & Sons. He earned his Bachelors and Masters of Business Administration in Marketing from Manhattan College.
In addition, McHugh is committed to giving back to the community and the industry. McHugh has been extensively involved in National and State activities representing the Health, Fitness and Wellness Industry. He has served as the Chairman of the Food Bank of Ocean and Monmouth Counties, on the Board at the Samaritan Center, and COO of the Clubs for the Quest team, which has raised over 30 million dollars for ALS research, and served as the State Captain of New Jersey for the Medical Fitness Association, as well as on The Medical Fitness Foundation Board. A native of New Jersey, McHugh now resides in Shark River Hills with his wife. Together they have raised three children.