Positively West Virginia
Positively West Virginia
Episode 126 - Traci and Justin Phillips - Fun Fitness Kids Club


Traci Phillips is the CEO and Owner of Fun Fitness Kids Club. 

Traci’s spouse Justin Phillips is COO.

Fun Fitness Kids Club was recently named Minority-Owned Small Business of the Year by the West Virginia Small Business Administration.  

Fun Fitness Kids Club provides rental fitness equipment for ages Birth to 5 years old. They are focused on fitness and bring the fun to their customers in the Charleston, Huntington and Beckley areas.



  • 2:53 Traci take a minute, fill in some gaps from that brief intro and give us a little behind the curtain look into your company.
  • 5:02 This is a mobile business, correct? How does that work?
  • 5:46 What is your 30 sec. pitch for Fun Fitness Kids Club?
  • 7:38 Is this the first business you’ve owned?
  • 8:17 What geographic market does your business serve and where are you looking to expand?
  • 9:17 Do you have any employees?
  • 9:49 Traci, when did you start your business?
  • 10:42 What has been your best business moment so far?
  • 12:30 How did you feel when you learned your business was named the minority owned small business of the year by the WVSBA?
  • 14:09 Can you expand on how the WVSBA has helped your business?
  • 15:09 What has been your worst business experience?
  • 17:21 PWV Commercial Break
  • 17:53 What is your long term vision for Fun Fitness Kids Club?
  • 20:12 How do you attract new customers?
  • 21:16 Outside of Covid-19, what is one of the biggest challenges you’re facing right now?
  • 22:17 What is one piece of advice that you would give to young business owners/ entrepreneurs in WV?
  • 24:02 What is one thing you do everyday that you think contributes to your success?
  • 27:57 Is there anything else you would like our listeners to know about Fun Fitness Kids Club or your story?
  • 29:46 Outro