Our Front Desk Staff

 

Rick Recckio - Trainer

Rick Recckio II

General Manager

Graduate from the University at Buffalo with a Bachelor's Degree in Finance and a minor in Sociology. Shortly after he continued on to Canisius College where he graduated with a Master's Degree (MBA) in Finance.  Rick has been working at Platinum Fitness since opening day on April 1st, 2011. Rick played in the WNY All Star Game in 2011 for lacrosse and was first team all-league in football where he led his team senior year in sacks. He is CPR certified, Twixter certified, and a certified personal trainer. He also works at Recckio Real Estate and Development where he sells commercial and residential real estate.

Rick Recckio - Trainer

Megan McInerney

Front Desk Staff

Megan is a Social Studies teacher at Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women in Brighton, NY. She has an extensive background in sports, fitness, and health. Megan is a former Buffalo Jill, the NFL Cheerleaders for the Buffalo Bills. She was also a member of the Division I Diving Team at the University at Buffalo. After graduating from the UB Honors College with a Bachelor’s in History and a Minor in Education in 2013, Megan went on to receive her Master’s Degree in Social Studies Education in 2015. She has participated in a variety of sports throughout her lifetime that she continues to enjoy while coaching today, including gymnastics, cheerleading, diving, and track & field.

Jeff Wilson - Trainer

Jeff Wilson

Front Desk Staff

I attended Canisius College where I earned my Bachelor’s Degree in Health & Wellness. In addition to graduating with All-College Honors, I was a goaltender for the Men’s Division I Lacrosse Team. I am a Certified Personal Trainer through the American Council on Exercise, in addition to being a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength & Conditioning Association. I am currently pursuing my Master’s Degree in Health & Human Performance from Canisius College.

Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson

Front Desk Staff

Having recently finished high school at Williamsville East, Sarah is currently a student at Canisius College as part of its Honors Program. Sarah is majoring in Journalism and Music, with a concentration in Vocal Performance and a minor in Theater. She is also a member of Canisius' award-winning Chorale. Sarah has eight years of dance training in various styles, including ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, and lyrical/contemporary.

Tyler Bova

Tyler Bova

Front Desk Staff

Tyler has currently finished highschool. He's always focused on staying in shape and healthily nutrition habits. Tyler plans on going to Erie Community College for exercise science where he plans to become a personal trainer.

Ares Blessios

Ares Blessios

Front Desk Staff

Ares is currently attending the University at Buffalo and will graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science in 2021. He previously attended Clarence High School, where he played volleyball throughout his time there. He currently plays volleyball at the club level at UB, and he plans to continue on with the sport. Ares has been with Platinum Fitness for over two years at the front desk, and has enjoyed getting to know everyone in the Platinum community.

Rick Recckio - Trainer

Achilles Blessios

Front Desk Staff

Achilles graduated from Clarence High School in 2017. He is currently a freshman at the University at Buffalo, studying History. He played Varsity Volleyball at Clarence, and plays Club Volleyball in college. Achilles has been working as a front desk attendant since February 2017, and has made many lasting friendships in his time at the gym. He hopes to one day either become a high school teacher, or enter into law school after his time at UB.

Rick Recckio - Trainer

Grant Dock

Front Desk Staff

Grant graduated from Clarence High School in 2017. He played Varsity Hockey in 8th grade. Grant is passionate about most sports, but has an interest in strength training. He wants to become a personal trainer or strength coach to pursue his passion of training.

  • Rick Recckio II

  • Megan McInerney

  • Jeff Wilson

  • Sarah Wilson

  • Tyler Bova

  • Ares Blessios

  • Achilles Blessios

  • Grant Dock

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