Fitness Expert, Lifestyle Transformation Coach, Celebrity Trainer, Author “Body Express Makeover”, Motivational Speaker/ Workshop Presenter, Martial Artist
Michael George continues to transform the health, fitness and wellness industry with his innovative training techniques, lifestyle transformation approach and inspirational voice. He is a highly passionate motivational speaker and the Author of “Body Express Makeover”, Trim and Sculpt your Body in Less Than Six Weeks. Michael shares his personal experience from the heart and educates on healthy lifestyle transformation. This influential leader and self-made entrepreneur was once an overweight child & teenager himself, so he understands the pain and suffering of being overweight first hand. At a crossroads in life, and a natural athlete, his tenacious demeanor and passion for sports and fitness helped transform Michael’s body and eventually his life. This strategic period in Michael’s life altered his career and his destiny.
Michael went on to excel in numerous sports and academics, supporting himself through college and earning degrees in Marketing Management, and Communications. He became a multi-certified (CPT), studied nutrition at UCLA and became a Cancer Wellness Coach. He is currently pursuing his PhD in Depth Psychology with an emphasis in Somatic Studies. This degree will complete the mind, body, spirit educational triad for Michael. He rose to the top ranks of the health and wellness field through his innovative and cutting edge training techniques and is now considered an elite leader in the world of fitness. Over the past 25 years, he has dedicated his life and his career to helping others find the motivation to transform their own lives, which is his passion.
Michael has helped sculpt the physiques of Hollywood celebrities; Reese Witherspoon, Toby Maguire, Julianne Moore, James Spader, Meg Ryan, Christian Slater, Sela Ward, Matt Dillon, Slash, Dennis Quaid, and numerous professional athletes such as boxer Fernando Vargas. Celebrities, athletes, and high-powered executives gravitate towards Michael’s effective and efficient training routines and principles. His intention is to strengthen both the body and the soul for optimal energy, health and happiness. Michael uses his inspiration, highly diversified skill set, education and experience to facilitate a healthy lifestyle modification approach. He coaches others to find a sense of balance in life, which is essential to attaining one’s health and fitness goals long-term.
“Healthy lifestyle transformation should be the only end result”. His balanced and diversified fitness regimes integrate the body-mind-spirit connection through Eastern and Western training modalities that include Functional & Core training, boxing/ martial arts, Yoga/ Pilate’s techniques, interval/ circuit training, strength conditioning, plyo-metrics, self-defense, breathing and meditative stress reduction techniques.
Today, Michael’s entrepreneurial acumen is spreading his fitness philosophy across all media platforms. He developed his own fitness technology, “Multi Function Training Technology™” a widely endorsed, multi-function total body training system. Michael reaches his followers through his book, on-line support, coaching software, I Phone App’s “InteliTrainer Pro & Lite”, and the revolutionary Xbox 360 “Kinect” video game “Your Shape Fitness Evolved”, in which Michael created all the martial arts programs
Michael is a television and fitness personality and has been featured as a guest and host on numerous national television shows, Good Morning America, ABC’s The View, Fox and Friends, Entertainment Tonight, VH1, E Entertainment, Extra, Fit TV, HSN, Home and Garden Channel, and CNN. He has been interviewed or featured in over 100 magazines and newspapers internationally and conducts speaking presentations, and seminars worldwide. A highly regarded health and fitness spokesperson for Motorola, Kraft, Subway, Unilever, Pro Max, Natures Plus, Balance Bar, Nike and Ready Pac. Michael is currently formulating his own supplement line.
Michael will earn his MS in Depth Psychology in August, 2013 and his PhD will be conferred in late 2014. He is certified by the National Association of Sports Medicine (NASM), the American Council on Exercise (ACE). Michael currently manages his multi-faceted fitness company Michael George Enterprises, Inc. in Los Angeles.