Month: March 2018

Steve Uria: From Training Military Special Forces to Building a Fitness Studio Brand on the Mainstage of NYC: On Being Inspired and Empowered Through Entrepreneurship, Training, and Family

Marni sync’s up with fitness industry visionary and pioneer, former Military Special Forces PTI and Founder of Switch Playground, Steve Uria.

Switch Playground is a popular fitness studio that recently opened its second NYC location, originally from Cape Town, South Africa.  Switch is a total body, sweat drenching group workout with a philosophy that extends beyond just challenging one’s body and is designed to activate the mind and fuel the soul.

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Kellie Chen: On Superfoods Infused Body Care, Skin Fitness and Fytt Beauty

Beauty expert and entrepreneur, Kellie Chen is the Founding Partner of Fytt Beauty. Her superfoods infused skincare line has transformed some of our favorite juice and smoothie ingredients into a body care line of exfoliating, nourishing, energizing treatments. Fueled by fitness, both Kellie and Fytt Beauty, Kellie sheds light on the inspiration behind her healthy body care line, her brand DNA, and how you can keep your skin fit and healthy.

Inspired by the word “fit,” Fytt is where fitness meets skincare. Fytt aims to bridge the gaps in the Beauty, Health & Fitness industries by providing wellness-minded, active individuals healthy skincare products to complement their lifestyles.

Learn more about Fytt Beauty
www.fyttbeauty.com

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Adam Deutsch: College Athlete, Buffalo Handler, and University of Colorado Junior on Running with Ralphie, Exploring Career Ideas and Malcolm Gladwell

Adam Deutsch is a college athlete and a Junior at University of Colorado Boulder.He is part of one of the greatest traditions in college sports, running with the buffalo, specifically a buffalo named Ralphie.  On this episode, Adam and I sync up about what it’s like to be a buffalo handler. He offers a glimpse into game day, training,  and the mindset it takes to run with Ralphie. We touch upon the care taking and diet of this prized buffalo and how much she is loved!   In addition to excelling in athletics, Adam is a sociology major and just declared his minor in business.   As my youngest guest to date, Adam offers listeners a fresh perspective on college and career at an early stage of his, not knowing exactly what he wants to be, but he’s exploring and figuring it out, and he seems to be on the right track!  Adam shares tips and advice on selecting a university and a few books that have inspired him along the way.

 

Amanda Kloots: On Jumping Rope, Broadway and Building her Namesake Fitness Brand

Amanda Kloots is a fitness innovator and entrepreneur, founder of AK! and classes The Rope, The Dance and The Body. She is also a well known Broadway performer and dessert connoisseur!  17 years ago she moved to NYC from Ohio to perform on stage and kicked off her career as a Radio City Rockette. On this episode Marni syncs up with Amanda about her new and exciting classes, her upcoming global fitness retreats, some of her favorite restaurants in NYC and LA, her opportunities and challenges in launching her brand, and where it all began. Read More