Meet the MAX Team-the folks who are committed to you having a career in fitness business: Our goal is to find YOU-The very best person to be top level personal trainers, fitness instructors, fitness managers and fitness business owners
Get to Know The MAX Team Players...
A huge happy Hello from the MAX International Team of Fitness Professionals:
We are a very energetic, happy, positive, special and unique team here at The MAX International College For Fitness Professionals!! We are committed to helping you become a superb international Personal Trainer / Fitness Professional fitness business owner and we want your journey into your new fitness career to be a WOW experience everyday at every one of the MAX International Colleges. You won't know that unless you start the journey with us, so if you are serious about a long term career in fitness, please let THE MAX Team help you achieve your career in fitness business or as a superb Personal Trainer.
The MAX Australian Director
Senior International Fitness Business Coach
International Product Development Director
MAX Coaching Team Director
A veteran of the fitness profession, Ben began his adventure in 1992 when he completed his Fitness Leader Course. A passion for sports and strength training saw him attend and graduate from Southern Cross University in Lismore and the Bowling Green State University in OHIO USA where he was able to learn more about Strength and Conditioning. He graduated in 1998 with a Degree in Human Movement Science. While he was at University, Ben spent most of his time on the gym floors with his bodybuilding buddies exploring the best way to get Bloody HUGE and experimenting with a variety of training methods, supplements and performance enhancing aids-he knows, understands and has experienced-ALL training methods. Ben has an extensive background in Strength Training, Sports Specific Conditioning, Rehabilitation and having developed three Personal Training businesses-and is still hands on as a Personal Trainer, Ben has lots to share on the what to do and not to do side of Fitness Business. He also likes chicken, he has a dog called Arnie and if he had a pet pilchard he would call it Rodney!!
Tom Bellman: "Tommy"
A superb MAX International Fitness Business Coach who is committed to helping you become the superb SUCCESSFUL MAX Health, Exercise and Lifestyle Professional / Personal Trainer that he is! Tom is a MAX Diploma College Graduate, a National College of Business Diploma Graduate and he has graduated from Bond University with a double Degree in Sports Management and Health Science. So yes a smart guy however he then applied his, "Book knowledge" to Personal Training, a Fitness Trainer for Fitkids, a membership consultant for the Beachouse chain of health clubs, A Personal Training Studio owner-TOMFIT and your Coach to help you achieve his success and to share his knowledge and experience. Tom is a positive, happy man who lives what he has learnt and continues to learn, and his technical knowledge is combined with a massive personal development learning curve. We are very happy and very proud to have him on our team and to share him with you.
NIKSTAR: Nikki Thistleton xx
The MAX Australian International College Coach and YOUR GRADUATION Guru. She has a huge smile that matches her happy, genuine, "REAL" attitude of care and the person in your Australian MAX College who will make you feel WOWest!! AND she is the Guru who makes your Graduation the Soooper Event it will be!!
Nikki is a fully qualified MAX Health, Exercise and Lifestyle Professional too so she really understands the experience you are having and she is here to help you become a superb personal trainer / fitness professional, she is a Yummy Mummy and has the ability to balance family, career and study-she can help you too!!
Jerome Tairua: AKA "PHOENIX"
A superb MAX Health, Exercise and Lifestyle Professional and the first MAX MASTERY award recipient in New Zealand!! Phoenix has a PT Business in the toughest part of Auckland NZ-the suburbs where people said, "Nobody will pay for Personal Training!!" and Phoenix is one of the MOST expensive, FULL-TIME Personal Trainers in NZ!! His goal as a MAX International Fitness Business Coach is to help you achieve what he has plus more!! Phoenix has 3 years experience as a Gym Instructor, he has owned a franchise business and he understands how small business in NZ works - AND he has played golf for New Zealand!! ALL this experience and knowledge wrapped in a genuine, caring, REAL person who knows it can be done and wants to help you to believe in YOU and help YOU achieve YOUR Goals!!
Greg: The GGGG: The most successful Career Coach in Australasia because he is on a mission to find the very best future leaders for the Fitness Profession.
Greg is 6 days a week driven and committed to finding the very best candidates for the MAX Business DOUBLE DIPLOMA Program. If you are serious about a successful Career in the Profession of Fitness, Greg will do everything possible to help you.
If you are not serious and dedicated to being a Fitness Professional, he will make sure you find a Career you will love! Greg is a MAX Graduate, a professional speaker and a business Coach and with his superb communication skills, he will make sure yours are the very best so you add massive value to his profession of fitness!
Maverick Matty Deane-MAX International Fitness Business Coach: A School Teacher, A MAX Health Exercise and Lifestyle Professional and a man who NEVER Gives in or gives up!! Matty is a Personal Trainer and Gym Instructor of Excellence and now shares his experience and teaching passion with people who want a career they love!! He has overcome some of lifes greatest challenges and he will help you to be the VERY BEST professional you can be-NO EXCUSES!!
SPARKLY Susan: A superb MAX Health, Exercise and Lifestyle Professional who is now the International College Coach in the MAX International College in Auckland. A beautiful, genuine, happy, caring lady who wants your experience at MAX to be fun, yummy and WOW!!
Savvy Steve Barry: The MAX International College Director: An ex Westpac commercial Banker, a successful multi-Health Club Owner, a fat man who is now a fit, thin man and an experienced Business Man who is in the MAX Boardroom to help YOU become successful in the Profession of fitness!! What a privilege to have this man running your college and teaching you business!!
Rowena McEvoy-Rowie xx
Rowena has 30+ years experience in the profession of fitness where she started as an aerobic instructor at the passionate, young age of 13. She has been a
full-time aerobics instructor, aerobic co-ordinator and international aerobic instructor trainer. She has worked full-time as a gym instructor, gym manager and a fitness centre manager in Australia, Belgium and France.
Rowena presents at both national and international fitness conventions on customer service and leadership and she is a regular International corporate speaker in all areas of business and fitness. She has been a full-time personal trainer with 64 clients a week and she owned a PT business where she managed 12 Personal Trainers. In the year 2000, she owned and directed four lifestyle studios.
In her spare time she has written a series of 15 unique, motivational books called: HOW to BHAPPY (Without the COW POO).
Hello from Rowie xx...
Do you wake up everyday excited about making a difference-would you like to jump out of bed everyday, loving you, your life and your career-would you like to?
I wake up everyday with clear vision of a healthy world where people are fit, healthy strong, energetic and happy. Exercise and a healthy eating plan, with everything in moderation, will not only help to cure the big, killer diseases in the world-it will help to prevent them. If you would like to help make the world a happier, healthier, more positive place to live, please become a MAX Health, Exercise and Lifestyle Professional and we can do it together xx
KMAN, Kerry McEvoy:
Kerry has a Masters Degree in Health Science and over 25 years experience in every aspect of the fitness profession. Kerry is recognised as Australia's leading functional scientist in the area of strength training. His science is anatomy and physiology and there are very few people both nationally and internationally who have his applied knowledge, understanding and practical application in this exact science.
Kerry was the first International conference presenter in the area of strength training and he has been a specialist presenter, both nationally and internationally in the areas of strength training, personal training and strength training for elite athletes. He owned and directed Sports Elite, Australia's first personal training company to train elite athletes. His clients included Olympic Gold Medallists Chris Fydler and Clint Robinson, multimillion dollar contracted US baseball players Trent Durrington, David Neilsen and John Jaha, US natural body-building champion Jackie Evans and British Open Golf Champion, Ian Baker Finch. His team clients included the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Kayak team, the national baseball team and the Australian Sports Aerobic team. Kerry began his career as a full-time gym instructor and he taught aerobics for eight years. He was the first Personal Trainer in Queensland and he owned four successful personal training businesses with a large team of Personal Trainers working with him.
He was the technical adviser to over 100 Health Clubs throughout Australia and New Zealand in the area of Personal Training and he is a National and International Corporate Trainer and Educator. He has been the national presenter to the Harvard University Good Health Management Program. Kerry has trained, and continues to train, your MAX International Fitness Business Coaches. Now you can benefit from his extensive knowledge, experience and skill base to help you to become a superb MAX Health, Exercise and Lifestyle Professional-leading your profession of Personal Training!! His Doctorate in Business (in progress) and 20+ years of successful fitness business ownership will be very helpful when you open your own business.
BUT WHO CARES???? What you need to know is Kerry is committed to your fitness business success and if you are serious, he will do whatever it takes to get you ready for Soooper Success in a career that has been his life and love for his entire adult life!!