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EX-99.1 - EX-99.1 - LIFE TIME FITNESS, INC.c54129exv99w1.htm
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 13, 2009
Life Time Fitness, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Minnesota   001-32230   41-1689746
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
  (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer
Identification No.)
2902 Corporate Place
Chanhassen, Minnesota
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (952) 947-0000
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Item 5.02.   Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On October 13, 2009, the Governance and Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors of Life Time Fitness, Inc. (the “Company”) elected Jack W. Eugster and John K. Lloyd as new directors. The Board of Directors also elected Mr. Eugster as a member of the Audit Committee and Finance Committee and Mr. Lloyd as a member of the Compensation Committee and the Governance and Nominating Committee.
Mr. Eugster, age 64, was the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Musicland Stores, Inc., a retail music and home video company, from 1980 until his retirement in January 2001. Prior to Musicland, Mr. Eugster held executive leadership positions with The Gap, Inc. and Target Corporation. Mr. Eugster is also a director of Black Hills Corporation, Donaldson Company and Graco Inc.
Mr. Lloyd, age 63, has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Meridian Health, a leading integrated health system, since 1997. Prior to Meridian Health, Mr. Lloyd held executive leadership positions with Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Modern Health Affiliates, Inc. and Episcopal Hospital.
Messrs. Eugster and Lloyd will receive the Company’s standard non-employee director compensation package, the terms of which were disclosed in the Company’s proxy statement for the 2009 annual meeting of shareholders.
Item 9.01.   Financial Statements and Exhibits.
     The following Exhibit is being furnished herewith:
  99.1   Press Release dated October 19, 2009.



     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: October 19, 2009  By   /s/ Eric J. Buss    
    Eric J. Buss   
    Executive Vice President and General Counsel and Secretary   



No.   Exhibit   Manner of Filing
  Press Release dated October 19, 2009.   Filed Electronically