By day, Michael “Mike” Ross is the director of operations for several restaurants in metro Atlanta. His wife, Cheryl Ross, is an attorney specializing in worker’s compensation law.
But, the married couple of 26 years had other dreams outside of those gigs. They wanted to go into business together — the health business. The pair have been big on fitness since they met in their early 20s.
Now, the Rosses have opened a Snap Fitness franchise in Lilburn, an area they have lived in for 20 years. They also have dreams of expanding it, and one day creating an entire shopping center dedicated to fitness.
Patch stopped in to talk to the Rosses about opening their business in Lilburn and the importance of fitness.
Patch: Why open a fitness facility here in Lilburn?
Michael Ross: “We actually made the decision to open up the fitness center for