Lacombe, Nathalie

Mover, shaker, and joie de vivre giver! Blending 25 years of international experience with degrees in psychology and exercise science, Nathalie passionately shares her insights. She is the Vice President of the Fitness Industry Council of Canada and a canfitpro Advisory Panel Member. She uses her uniquely vibrant leadership style to make profound and lasting changes with her teams, clients, and audiences.
Tony Maslan

Maslan , Tony

Tony Maslan brings over 25 years of fitness industry experience to the NPE team. He has a degree in biology from the University of Evansville and has held multiple certifications including CSCS and HKC. Tony served as an infantry squad leader with the United States Marine Corps in Iraq. After returning home, Tony started Custom Fit Personal Training and built a team of 13 trainers. In 2013 he successfully sold his studio and went on to manage a team of 30 trainers over 4 locations for the large local gym that purchased his studio. He first became a client of NPE’s in 2006 and was selected as their Member of the Year in 2009 when he presented his case study “How I Signed up 121 New Clients in 90 Days and You Can Too”. Tony and his wife Chrissie have 6 kids and live in Evansville, IN.
Sheldon McBee photo

McBee, Sheldon

Sheldon McBee MS, is Director of Personal Training at Universal Athletic Club and Education and Training Director for World of Dance Fitness. He is an ACE certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor with over 19 years of experience in health and fitness. He is an experienced international presenter, lecturer, educator, business consultant, and fitness content developer. Sheldon has been featured in numerous industry publications, group fitness educational videos, and industry conferences. Sheldon is based out of Lititz, PA.
Minnoch-Nuku, Tracy

Minnoch-Nuku, Tracy

Tracy Minnoch-Nuku, a kiwi with over 30 years experience in the fitness industry and 20 years in Asia, has returned to New Zealand and launched her brand “Sexy Ageing” initially though a podcast. Tracy has a passion for the topic of longevity, whether that be fitness, health, career, relationships and how best to “last the distance and never lose your mojo”.
Morgan, Troy

Morgan, Troy

Troy Morgan is a Wellbeingpreneur, CEO of Willows Health Group and Director of Vision Exercise Physiology. Troy is a sought-after national speaker and serves on several boards. Troy is also an investor and Head of Wellbeing Strategy at health technology platform SpringDay. He was a Business Partner in Australian Broadcasting Corporation Commercial’s Award-Winning Happy Body at Work Program, a program that is a multimedia technology-based corporate health program that has been rolled out to more than 40,000 employees across Australia. The program won the prestigious AMY Digital Awards for the best Health and Wellbeing Online program in Australia.
Mullane, Ian

Mullane, Ian

When it comes to technology and its increasingly pivotal role in the fitness sector, there are few speakers more thought-provoking than AI expert and self-professed geek Ian Mullane. As the founder and CEO of AI-powered sales and retention platform Keepme, Ian has brought together the diverse expertise of his career to date – including 12 years as an operator – in a ground-breaking business that boosts revenues for gym operators across the globe, harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to drive optimization and transform the way they interact with customers and prospects. A respected thought leader, white paper author, regular industry event speaker and member of the ukactive Digital Futures Council, Ian has a singular ability to first understand the challenges faced by the fitness industry, then demystify the ways in which technology can help neutralize them.
Neal, Warren

Neal, Warren

Warren’s passion for sports started at a very young age. From playing individual sports to team sports, recreational leagues to competitive, he learnt about one important factor that applies to all - Heart Rate. Graduating University in 2013, he has been working at Polar ever since. Starting in customer service / technical support, he then moved on to becoming the lead technician. He currently assists the brand manager with commercial sales and support. Warren takes great pride in educating his fellow colleagues, existing customers and future prospects. He believes that by sharing his knowledge and providing exceptional customer service, this will ensure customer satisfaction and continued business.
Nwafor-Robinson, Nkechi

Nwafor-Robinson, Nkechi

Nkechi Nwafor-Robinson is an award-winning Technology Executive, with over 20-years of experience. She is currently, Associate Vice President, Infrastructure Technology Solutions at TD Bank Group, supporting all infrastructure delivery for customer facing channels and digital portfolio of applications – but that is not all. She is Founder and CEO of Empowered in My Skin Inc., author, professional bodybuilder, host of Empowered in My Skin podcast, and an inspirational speaker, with speeches that have been viewed over 7 million times worldwide. Most recently, she was awarded 2020 WXN Most Powerful Woman Canada – Top 100.

Plamondon-Thomas, Nathalie

Nathalie is the EXPERT with a PROVEN SYSTEM to get you transformational results. She works with entrepreneurs who want to find Confidence & Clarity so they can make money living from their passion. She is international No.1 Bestselling Author of fifteen books on success, communication, wellness and empowerment. She is the Founder and CEO of the THINK Yourself® ACADEMY, offering leading-edge courses, training and events

Popowych, Krista

Krista Popowych, BHKin inspires fitness professionals globally with her motivating and practical sessions. As an IDEA Fitness Instructor of the Year winner (2014) and a three-time canfitpro Canadian Fitness Presenter of the Year (2016, 2008, 2003), Krista is a highly sought-after educator and speaker. Krista sits on various boards and consults on fitness programming. As the Global Director of Group Education for Keiser, Balanced Body Integrated Movement Specialist and the co-creator of Keiser's new on-demand indoor cycling platform called The Ride, Krista’s goal has always been to inspire others through movement and education. Krista calls Vancouver home and loves spending time with her family, friends and 120 pound dog!
Fraser Quelch photo

Quelch , Fraser

This internationally renowned expert is a founder of the revolutionary training company TRX® and an award-winning presenter who has been featured at conferences and events all over the world, including an appearance on the TEDx stage. Fraser combines an animated, entertaining style with his knowledge and gift to motivate and inspire. His provocative presentations have been known to stretch the minds of his audiences and provide relevant and effective training solutions in a practical setting.
Roberts, Funk

Roberts, Funk

At 51 years old, Funk Roberts is owner of Funk Roberts Fitness Inc. - The Over 40 Alpha Brotherhood, FunkMMA and Funk Supplements Inc He is a former Professional Beach and Indoor Volleyball Player turned Certified Personal Trainer, Certified MMA Conditioning Coach (MMACA) NESTA, Certified Master Metabolic Trainer, Nutrition Specialist, Core Conditioning Specialist- NESTA, Kettlebell Training Specialist, TRX Approved, Certified Fitness Nutrition Coach He is also the creator of Over 40 Alpha Membership for Men Over 40, which is a monthly membership website with over 7500 paying members, dedicated to helping men over 40, 50 and 60 excel in health, fitness, weight loss, business and life through new monthly workouts, programs, nutrition info, exclusive products, motivation, master classes, community and more.
FIC Ad banner

Subscribe to the canfitpro email newsletter for the latest and greatest fitness info.

working out man