•Founder and President of the wellness empire, Empowered Media, Michaels' fitness and diet plans have helped people lose over 1.6 million pounds collectively.
•Author of eight New York Times bestsellers, Michaels’ holistic fitness plans work because they go beyond exercise and counting calories, moving people to re-identify, define, and emotionally connect with the core reasons they want to lose weight and get healthy.
In 2008, Jillian launched her company, Empowered Media, LLC, with her business partner Giancarlo Chersich. Over the past decade, Empowered Media has become a monumental wellness empire dedicated to total-life solutions comprising all aspects of living well, including nutrition, fitness, self-help and overall lifestyle. The company has invested in like-minded companies including Thrive Market, Lucky Jack Coffee, AQUAHydrate and Giggles N’ Hugs.
Jillian’s overwhelming success and unique connection with her audience was born from her own personal journey toward health and happiness. Having been an overweight child, Jillian’s passion for fitness stems from its transformative powers. She trained for 17 years in the martial arts practice of Muay Thai and Akauri-Do, in which she holds a black belt, and two personal training certificates from the leading certification programs in the country: the National Exercise Sports Trainers Association (NESTA) and the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA). She is certified in Kettlebell Concepts and as a nutrition and wellness consultant with the American Fitness Professionals and Associates (AFPA). Jillian has also created JILLIAN MICHAELS BODYSHRED™, a continuing education program for trainers and an intense group fitness class that is currently taught in numerous gyms across the United States and Canada.
Furthering her commitment to help as many people as possible, Jillian’s current projects include the re-launch of jillianmichaels.com, a re-engineered app allowing users to train with Jillian both in preset and dynamic workouts, as well as a “Private Club” for members to stream live workout sessions with her; the Jillian Michaels app to provide over 50 personalized workout and nutrition plans with more content consistently added; FitFusion, considered the “Netflix” of fitness for its compilation of the best trainers and workouts; and her most recent book, Yeah Baby!: The Modern Mama's Guide to Mastering Pregnancy, Having a Healthy Baby, and Bouncing Back Better Than Ever, which is available now.
- Fitness, Nutrition, Wellness
With 9 New York Times bestsellers on fitness, nutrition, health, and longevity, Jillian Michales is the foremost leader in world of wellness today. In this talk, Jillian shares the fundamental principles of proper nutrition, effective fitness, stress management and balanced living via her accessible and extremely effective action plan designed to optimize health and happiness.
- Business / Entrepreneurship
Jillian Michaels is the biggest brand in fitness and wellness worldwide. However, Jillian not only built her brand into a 100 million dollar empire, but was also a partner / investor / and/or owner in dozens of other successful brands like Pop Chips, Thrive Market, Lucky Jack Coffee, Flywheel, So Delicious, Krave Jerky and many more and played integral roles in the success of those businesses.
In this talk, Jillian will educate on evolving in business and maximizing opportunities. As well as how to grow your following and effectively communicate on both modern platforms and traditional), build your brand, increase sales, and amplify your e - commence business.
- Motivation / Self Help
Jillian Michaels has motivated millions world wide to get healthy, transform their physiques, pursue their passions personally and professionally and live their best lives. In this talk, Jillian outlines and explains each mandatory steps required to take control of your life and transform any aspect of it that you choose to at any time.