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Griffins Boxing and Fitness

North Vancouver, BC Best Community Impact:
Employees: 25 In Business Since: 2005

Community was apart of the Griffins culture before it became a buzz word. Dave Brett has created a true family within the community that not only builds confidence in kids and adults, but also supports his staff, coaches and community as a whole. First, Dave’s staff is given autonomy and the freedom for mastery. Embedded in Griffins culture is innovation and idea’s meetings with staff to make sure the leadership aligns with the staff. Second, Dave supports a breast cancer dragon boat team, the Dragon Busters, at the gym. You may think, ok, he raises a bunch of money with Boxing shows, so what. Yes, this is true, but he also created a program using his trademarked fitness brand of Boxfit, just for this team. It is called Boxfit Pink and is only for members with or who have beaten Breast Cancer (Like his 3 time surviving mother). Third, mentorship is a huge part of Dave’s life. Dave is Big Brothers largest third party event host with a Boxing Gala called an Evening at Ringside,

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