Kayla Itsines is buying a new Mercedes after selling her fitness company Sweat for $ 400 million
Fitness entrepreneur Kayla Itsines just sold her sweat workout business to an American software giant for $ 400 million.
And to celebrate the record payday, the 30-year-old mother of a child treated herself to a new set of wheels on Friday.
Kayla visited a Mercedes dealer in Adelaide with her sister Leah and a group of friends.
Payday! To celebrate the record-breaking sale of her sweat workout business, Kayla Itsines (left, with a nanny and her daughter Arna) treated herself to a new set of bikes on Friday
She dressed casually in a charcoal gray tracksuit with white socks and sneakers.
Kayla has also been supported by her two-year-old daughter, Arna, whom she shares with her ex-fiancé and business partner, Tobi Pearce, and a nanny.
The celebrity trainer was clearly in a good mood when she arrived at the dealership.
Luxury shopping trip: The 30-year-old mother of one visited a Mercedes dealership in Adelaide accompanied by her sister Leah and a group of friends
Excited: The celebrity trainer was visibly in a good mood when she arrived at the dealership
Someone is happy! Kayla threw an arm around a male friend’s neck and wrestled playfully with him as they strolled into the showroom
Kayla threw an arm around a male friend’s neck and wrestled playfully with him as they entered the showroom.
After spending half an hour at the dealership, the Sweat co-founder came out with a bunch of keys ready to drive off in her new car.
Kayla chatted with the Mercedes sales team and even snapped a few pictures of her smiling daughter.
Sporty chic: She dressed casually in an anthracite-colored tracksuit with white socks and sneakers
Keys to the Kingdom: After spending half an hour at the dealership, the Sweat co-founder showed up with a set of keys, ready to drive off in her new car
Kayla looked very pleased with her purchase: a shiny black Mercedes.
Notably, Kayla’s new friend, known as Mitch G.
Mitch and Kayla have been together for several months, but the notoriously private businesswoman has yet to comment on the relationship.
Ready to drive: Kayla waited patiently while the Mercedes employees prepared their new vehicle
Conversation: Kayla appeared to be in a good mood when she spoke to the sales team
Kayla confirmed in an interview with that she had found love again Australian women’s health in May but stopped short of revealing the mysterious man’s identity.
“It’s just beginning, so I’m not going to tell too much. But I am super happy. We have a strong sense of family and a love of fitness [in common],’ She said.
Kayla confirmed her split with Tobi, Arna’s father, in August last year.
The former couple, who dated for eight years, formed the Bikini Body Training Company – later renamed Sweat – after meeting in late 2012.
Smile for mom! She even took a few photos of her smiling daughter
Where is her boyfriend Kayla’s new friend, Mitch G, was particularly on the shopping spree. not present
The business partners sold their health and fitness empire for $ 400 million The courier mail on Tuesday.
The company was bought by the US software giant iFIT Health & Fitness Inc.
In 2020, the Sweat app generated a staggering $ 99.5 million in sales, with the majority of sales coming from the American market.
Despite the change of ownership, the young millionaires will continue to run the business from their headquarters in Adelaide.
Pinch: Mitch and Kayla have been together for several months, but the notoriously private businesswoman has yet to comment on the relationship
Big deal: Kayla and her ex-partner Tobi Pearce (left) sold their sweat fitness empire for US $ 400 million to the US software giant iFIT Health & Fitness Inc
Tobi told The Australian they remain committed to running the brand from Australia.
“Kayla and I have had a very strong and long working relationship and this is the beginning of chapter two for both of us,” he said.
“I’m really looking forward to a bigger and better sweat – our headquarters will stay in Adelaide and we have a second office in Melbourne and that will stay there,” he added.
Stay in Australia: Despite the change of ownership, the young millionaires will continue to run the business from their headquarters in Adelaide
Kayla and Tobi ranked fifth on the Young Rich List of the Australian Financial Review in 2018, making them the richest self-made twenties in Australia.
That year, Forbes estimated the combined net worth of the couple at the time at $ 696 million.
The Sweat Fitness Program helps people transform their bodies and achieve dramatic weight loss in the gym or from home.
At the time of their split last year, Kayla said in a statement that she and Tobi would remain friends and business partners.
Success stories: Kayla and Tobi (pictured with their daughter Arna) took fifth place on the AFR’s Young Rich List in 2018, making them the richest twenties in Australia