Entrepreneur | Innovator | Change Agent | #jamliving
8+ years experience in the Health & Fitness industry. My role as a change agent has been received positively and I am seen by my affiliates as a leader in Fitness/ Health and Physical Literacy. I have been collaborating with health professionals and educators through innovation and health my entire life. My personal mission is to motivate and inspire entire communities to get excited about their Health and Physical Literacy Strategies.
Central Canada Manager, 60 Minute Kids’ Club
January 2012 – Present, Toronto, ON
The 60 Minute Kids’ Club (60MKC) is a collaborative movement designed to re-instill physical activity, physical literacy and healthy habits in children aged 5-14. We create solutions and communities designed to help kids meet federal guidelines for 60 minutes of daily physical activity and entrench holistic behaviours supporting activity by activating participants, connecting partners, and amplifying stories.
CEO & Founder, JAMFITNESS
October 2010 – Present, Toronto, ON
Helping you adopt healthy habits and learn how to feel your best every day. JAMFITNESS provides you with of a structured fitness program that makes it easy for you to follow through on your decision to get fit and healthy.
Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto
BKIN Pratica Curriculum Instructor
February 2011 –2012, Toronto, ON
The Practica (PRA) curriculum is an integral component of the education of B.P.H.E., B.KIN. and CTEP students.
Professional Placement Mentor
Oct. 2013 – Present Toronto, ON
Professional placements are conducted as a component of upper year KPE academic courses (KPE350Y/450Y). As elective courses offered through the Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, these courses aim to enable students with the practical tools necessary to succeed in a professional career setting.
Tommy Europe, Fitness Guru, Motivational Speaker, Corporate Wellness Consultant, Author, Former Pro Sports Athlete
“Antonio is an excellent team member and fitness instructor. Assisting with my SHRED Bootcamp on multiple occasions as an Instructor he was enthusiastic and motivational. His knowledge and experience insured participants of SHRED Bootcamp were assisted with their exercises and provided modifications when needed. His energy propped everyone up, which reflects the motivating person that he is. I would recommend his fitness services any day, and look forward to working with him again!”
Michael Silverberg, Global Talent Management Professional
“I would highly recommend Antonio as a personal trainer. His training programs are challenging, personalized and he is very flexible in terms of schedule as well as the program design itself. Antonio has a great attitude and helps push you to the next level, both in fitness and nutrition. Most of all he is very positive about fitness and helps motivate his clients to reach their goals.”
Ariel Benibgui, Marketing Manager at Smucker Foods of Canada Corp.
“Antonio developed a plan to meet my fitness goals and helped me achieve them through his knowledge and experience. He kept things interesting and was well organized, and his friendly demeanor and positive reinforcement were a constant source of motivation.”
Tim Kennedy, Commercial Real Estate Investment and Leasing
“I can’t say enough about Antonio. He is a friend as well as a great service provider. Antonio trained me for about 6 months and provided me numerous tools to succeed. I’ve been in the gym 3-4 times a week in a productive manor ever since. I highly recommend his services related to health, fitness, and motivation.”
Nicola Krishna, Media Relations Professional
“Antonio is a dedicated champion of your cause. Driven to get results, he is not only a constant and positive cheerleader, but an honest expert in his field. Working with Antonio never felt like “work”. Not that he won’t push you to your limits physically, but his fun and outgoing personality makes you almost forget all the hard work you are putting in. I would recommend Antonio to anyone seeking a trainer who truly goes above and beyond.”
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