We asked – you voted.
A new year is upon us and there are some big shifts happening in the fitness industry. We want to know who YOU consider a leader in the fitness industry, paving the way. We received a number of incredible names in the industry and had to narrow it down to the top 8 (we eliminated our CEO Doug Holt by default). Take a look below for the top leaders to watch in 2016!
In 2016, we will be bringing back our Online Radio Show to have recorded conversations with a number of leaders YOU want to hear from. Be sure to let us know who you want to hear from and what topics you want to hear about by heading over to The Training Room and shooting us a message.
In the 2 years since earning his certification with the NSCA, Evan has set himself apart as an elite trainer and Fitness Professional. For him, exercise is therapy, and that is the approach he takes with clients and programs. In 2016, he will begin online training and coaching, he will take his programs and unique style abroad while traveling, and will continue serving his clients and classes in Jackson Hole. He is honored to be included in the list of Fitness Leaders to watch for in 2016.
Greg Justice is a best-selling author, speaker, and fitness entrepreneur. He owns AYC Health & Fitness, and serves as CEO of the National Corporate Fitness Institute. He has been actively involved in the fitness industry for more than three decades as a club manager, owner, personal fitness trainer, and corporate wellness supervisor where he worked with more than 60 corporations.
Victor Reyes is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and is certified through Precision Nutrition. His training primarily focuses on weight loss, strength training and sports performance. He is available for one on one and small group training. He believes in working hard and having a lot of fun on the path towards your goals and beyond to new ones.
Sherri McMillan, M.Sc. has been inspiring the world to adopt a fitness lifestyle for over 25 years and has received numerous industry awards including 2010 CanFitPro International Fitness Presenter of the Year, 2006 IDEA Fitness Director of the Year, 1998 IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year & 1998 CanFitPro Fitness Presenter of the Year.
Josh Henkin has been involved in the fitness and performance industry for the past 20 years with time spent in sports performance, post-rehabilitation, and general fitness. His vast experience led him to creating the innovative Dynamic Variable Resistance Training system (DVRT™) and Ultimate Sandbag™. This new way of looking at functional fitness has led Josh to presenting at some of the top industry conferences such as NSCA, NASM, and Perform Better Summits.
Warren Martin, a Best-Selling Author, has been embracing science over mainstream deceptions and changing people’s mindsets and lives since 2000. He has a multitude of Goal-Oriented Specializations – and a passion for cutting through detrimental myths by implementing Simplicity, Specificity, Progressions, and NO BULL into programs. Looking for success beyond what is typical? Look no further, he is a REAL Fitness GameChanger.
Rachel Cosgrove, 2012 IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year, co-owns and operates Results Fitness, located in Southern California open since 2000. She has authored two best selling books, The Female Body Breakthrough and Drop Two Sizes published with Rodale and created the Drop Two Sizes DVD set. She lectures nationally and internationally on topics such as strength training, fat loss, business and nutrition.
Master trainer Shaun Zetlin has successfully run his own personal training business in New York City for nearly 15 years. His clientele ranges from the Paul Taylor Dance Company principle dancer to the senior citizen. Shaun is the author of the acclaimed “Push-up Progression” books series that has been featured by Discovery Channel, Health.com, The Active Times, and Yahoo Health. Shaun recently became a continuing education unit provider for his course, “Push-up Progression Specialist” based upon his books.