Michael George is a highly passionate, impactful, and inspirational speaker because he speaks from the heart and from personal experience.
Michael is a highly influential leader and a successful entrepreneur in the health and fitness industry. He grew up a chubby, over weight child and teenager into his adolescent years. He understands the pain and suffering, which stems from living in a body that feels like your enemy. Out of despair and through sheer tenacity and determination Michael transformed his body through exercise and eating healthier and lost 60 lbs in 4 months. He literally changed his body, life, and future career in the process. Michael then excelled in sports and athletics from that point forward, which is his passion in life. As one of Hollywood’s, and the health industries, most sought after Celebrity Trainer and Lifestyle Transformation Coach, his purpose is to transform as many lives in this lifetime as he can.
Michael is a recognized television personality and has hosted shows, appeared as a featured guest on numerous national television shows like “Extreme Makeover”, Good Morning America, ABC’s “The View”, Fox and Friends, Entertainment Tonight, VH1, E, Extra, Fit TV, HSN, Home and Garden channel and CNN to name a few. He has been interviewed or featured in over 100 magazines & newspapers internationally. Michael has been the Spokesperson for numerous companies such as Motorola, Kraft, Unilever, Subway, Natures Plus, Pro Max and Ready Pac.
1. What motivates you?
To be the best trainer ? To train clients/ transform their lives? Here is my answer without clarification I am motivated to be the best trainer and lifestyle transformation coach because I am passionate about helping others to live a happier and healthier lifestyle. This why I chose to go back t grad school to get my PhD as a Somatic Depth Psychologist and well as a Fitness Expert/ Healthy Lifestyle Transformation Coach
2. Describe a difficult work situation you were in and how you overcame it?
I have been in many difficult situations in my life in all areas of life, business, financial, personal etc.. I overcame the adversity or challange the same way each time.
Keep things in perspective- don’t make a mountain out of a molehill
Remember that this too shall pass. Life is always a series of ups and downs
Take things 1 step at a time
Persistence, tenacity, discipline, accountability courage, and faith in my higher self, or God. I am a fighter, every challenge has made me stronger, wiser and better able to deal wit though situations.
Strong work ethic
Lastly, failure is NEVER an option for me… period!
3. What are your goals for the future?
I have my MA, attain my PhD
Publishing books which opens up the speaking platform
Open my own Health and Wellness Institute
Build out a new arm or facet of my company, which centers around transformational retreats
Development and branding of new products
4. What’s your favorite snack?
My favorite snack is whole grain seed crackers with peanut butter and a Mozzarella cheese
5. What is your favorite quote?
It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up! – Vince Lombardi