Star Tribune Top Workplaces 2016
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- 7601 Northland Drive N #100, MN
’14, ’15, ’16
Octane Fitness manufactures premium zero-impact cardiovascular equipment, including elliptical machines, recumbent ellipticals and lateral trainers for use in homes and health clubs worldwide. Octane Fitness is a leading brand of elliptical machines and is known for its multiple product breakthroughs and commitment to exceptional quality. The company has earned 70 Best Buy awards since 2003, and founders Dennis Lee and Tim Porth also won the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 Award in the consumer products category in the Minnesota/Dakotas region.
Products are sold through direct sales, at authorized specialty fitness retail stores in North America and through a global distributor network. Today, the company has 58 employees in Brooklyn Park, with international offices in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Indonesia and The Netherlands.
“I get to work with a great group of people. I can express my opinion and contribute to company decisions. ”
“I have the freedom to develop my skills in a company that cares about me as a person and a professional..”
“I love the industry and the people who work here.”
“We have an amazing team and amazing products.”