Celebrity keynote speaker for hire Tony Horton is a health & wellness expert who rose to fame as a celebrity trainer. He eventually built his own unique fitness regiment P90X, which has gone on to become one of the most popular workout regiments in fitness today. As you can imagine, Tony is a huge hit as a featured keynote speaker for health & wellness conferences, expos and industry tradeshows. He discusses the latest trends in fitness, shares stories from his days training celebrities including Usher, Bruce Springsteen, Tom Petty and Billy Idol as well as lessons he has learned from his experiences as a health & wellness entrepreneur launching his own fitness brand.
Tony first really got into fitness after taking a weightlifting class while attending the University of Rhode Island. He moved to Southern California after graduation and worked for 20th Century Fox as a stand-up comedian and production assistant. During this time, he was also offering his own personal training classes out of his garage for $20 a session. Eventually his reputation and clientele grew and Tony had a real business on his hands as a personal trainer to Hollywood’s elite.
Tony’s first experience with infomercials and direct response advertising came when he appeared as a celebrity spokesperson for the ThighMaster and Nordic Track exercise equipment. Tony gained valuable knowledge about TV production and advertising that would eventually serve him well when he began selling his own P90X workout DVD’s primarily through TV infomercials. He is also the author of 2 bestselling books on fitness titled Bring It! The Revolutionary Fitness Plan for All Levels That Burns Fat, Builds Muscle, and Shreds Inches and The Big Picture: 11 Laws That Will Change Your Life.
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