Episode #6: The Fit Expo Chicago Preview: Marc Missioreck, Max "The Body" Philisaire, & Massy Arias
This is a unique Live Better Show episode featuring an interview with Marc Missioreck, The Fit Expo VP of Sales & Sponsorships and selected answers from our podcasts with Fit Expo special guests Max "The Body" Philisaire (@maxthebody) and Massy Arias (@massy.arias).
They are thought leaders, movers and shakers in their industry, and provide insight into their training, mindset, and approach to health & wellness.
First, we have Marc Missioreck, who is The Fit Expo Vice President of Sales and Sponsorships -TheFitExpo celebrates over 600 of the industry's top companies showcasing the latest in health & fitness services and products.
TheFitExpo provides a vast array of programming elements all under one roof including; Group Exercise, Fashion Shows, CrossFit, Parkour, Kids Zone, and the Healthy Eating & Living Pavilion...to name a few! Attendees can participate in competitions, shop, learn and even take classes all for one low ticket price. They strive to always be on the cutting edge of fitness by introducing new concepts and ideas to our audience.
TheFitExpo is known as the-place-to-be to meet celebrity athletes who present seminars, sign autographs and take pictures with their fans.
Max “The Body” Philisaire is a Hollywood Elite Personal Trainer, fitness lifestyle coach, fitness marketer and producer. He is also a U.S. Military combat war veteran. While deployed overseas, he used his bodybuilding training as a survival tool to keep himself and his fellow soldiers motivated.
He is best known for his mental and spiritual approach to health and fitness, results-driven, high performance training techniques, and his incredible ability to motivate others. And, of course, his aesthetics.
“Massy” Arias is the exuberant Certified Personal Trainer who is changing lives and inspiring a new generation of trainers. She sets the example for how adopting a healthy diet and active lifestyle can change individual lives mentally, physically, and spiritually.
She has committed herself to a healthy life with which she herself has emerged from depths of depression and physical limitations to become the glowing motivational force she is to millions around the world. Massy Arias inspires women to be strong and proud as her determination and dedication to building physical and mental strength sets an empowering trend in fitness lifestyles. Her positive vision and dedication to changing the fitness industry are revered by followers and media around the world.
3:20 - How did the Fit Expo come to be and can you tell us a little about yourself?
5:24 - How was the Expo changed over time?
10:15 - What is the goal for the Expo?
11:55 - Who is your go to reference or company to start learning from in regards to fitness?
14:47 - Who has been the most interesting person you've had at the Expo?
16:45 - What can a participant expect from the show?
19:20 - What competitions happening at the Expo?
25:30 - What are you most excited about for the Chicago FitExpo?
27:50 - How can people find out more about the event and register?
31:10 - What has been the most impactful experience you've had within the health space?
36:20 - What are some educational experiences needed for someone to get into the industry?
40:52 - Do you have any recommendations to get sub 10% body fat?
47:20 - Can you tell us about your journey through depression?
52:55 - You have 2 million Instagram followers (WOAH) - how have you been so effective in telling your story and growing your following?
54:39 - What is your favorite question to ask someone?