Name: Pete Cerqua
Business: Strength, Nutrition, and Wellness Expert
Current Home: New York City
Some people spend many years preparing to be a personal trainer. They work to heighten their own fitness and agility levels, they earn degrees and certifications and licenses.
And then, they go to find a job. Perhaps they pursue employment working at a health club or resort, or maybe a teaching position in a school of some sort.
Pete Cerqua approached things differently. After he was ready to be a trainer, he didn’t go searching for a job – he started his own business. Today, he provides individual clients with personal fitness training and nutrition consultations, he writes books and speaks around the world on his areas of expertise, and he trains other trainers to do the same. He is one of New York City’s most in-demand health and fitness consultants, and a global health guru.
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