Sharon Ortigas

Fitness MBA Summit X Presenters: WHO ARE THESE PEOPLE?!?

We are almost 2 months away from the big event and we're so excited to be in Oklahoma to meet you! The Fitness MBA Summit 2018 (aka the 10th Anniversary) will be held from August 24-25 in Moore, Oklahoma.  14 ISSA / 1.4 NSCA CEUs   WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED? When is the last time you seen this kind of ensemble come to the middle of the country? These people are PASSIONATE about fitness. Furth ...[Read More]

2018 Fitness MBA Summit – Who’s Attending So Far?

2018 Fitness MBA Summit

I wanted to reintroduce myself, Gary Augustine Warren, Director of the Fitness MBA Summit this August 24-25. If you are local, you may have caught my presentation at the NSCA OK Fall Clinic in 2017. I have a quote from, Jason West, NSCA OK Director below. As a fitness professional attending the conference, you receive plenty of information on the newest research findings or the current clinial pra ...[Read More]

3 Tips for the Perfect Business

3 Tips for the Perfect Business

● Pitch It This may sound weird because usually a sales pitch is done AFTER finalizing the plan, but this is one of the biggest hacks to shorten your business plan development time. Create a one page pitch (it should take you 30 minutes) and you’ll have a better idea of how you need to need forward to meet your requirements. This will help you better understand how to frame your business plan. A o ...[Read More]

It’s Not About YOU – 3 Hacks for Building Your Client Base

3 Hacks for Building Your Client Base - Your Brand Story

3 Hacks For Building Your Brand's Story By Teri Crenshaw FYI: Your story isn’t about you… Most fitness entrepreneurs think that the story they should tell us about how they started, the obstacles they’ve overcome or victories they have had that make them the best or better than their competitors. (Cue the #flexfriday selfie) That’s the wrong story. Spoiler alert! Your clients don’t care. Your idea ...[Read More]

OK Summer Conference : 1.4 NSCA CEUs

OK Summer Conference

NSCA Oklahoma Attendees: My name is Gary Augustine Warren, NSCA-CPT,*D, CSCS,*D.  I am also the director of the FMI Guild, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization focused on business education for fitness professionals. Business administration and organization are topics that are seldom addressed in our field at NSCA. While exercise science and programming are vital, knowing how to pay the bills and ...[Read More]

City of Moore to Host Fitness MBA Summit

City of Moore to Host Fitness MBA Summit

MOORE, OKLA. - The City of Moore Parks and Recreation is pleased to be the host of International Conference, the Fitness MBA Summit. Traditionally held in Southern California, co-founder, Gary Warren, who is also an Oklahoma resident, wanted to something different for the 10th Anniversary. "We had some scheduling issues last year and wanted to do something that could accommodate everyone's schedul ...[Read More]

FMI Alumni of the Month – Robyn Baldwin

FMI Alumni of the Month – Robyn Baldwin

Robyn Baldwin is a self branded Alpha Female™. She is a Sr. Integrated Marketing Manager for Kobo. In addition to a full time career she is a former CFL cheerleader and fitness competitor. Robyn is also a published fitness model and freelance magazine writer, an eBook author, a future best selling author, a FitFluential brand ambassador and a sponsored athlete with Magnum Nutraceuticals. Having a ...[Read More]