You are on page 1of 3

SHAWN PATRICK SAWYER

1135 Juniper Canyon Houston, Texas 77062 (281) 881-1408 soyboy72@comcast.net

Talented and results-producing Lifestyle Coach with a 14+ years experience in customer service. Specializing in the areas of but not restricted to Fitness and Corporate Wellness. Passionate in creating and designing exercise/nutrition programs that maximize workout efficiency. Enjoy helping others become a better version of themselves, acclaimed for maintaining healthy client relationships. Adept at communicating with clients, management, vendors, and internal departments to determine what solution would meet the particular needs of our client and striving to achieve 100% satisfaction of that client. Able to build and guide top-performing programs to accommodate any fitness or Lifestyle objectives.

Professional Achievements

Over 14 years experience delivering results for clients & companies; creative problem solver, strategist, and leader with a diverse fitness background from club management to company ownership. Helped reduce CDM Resource Managements insurance cost, by boosting morale of employees to continually challenge them to engage in fitness which lead to less sick days. Organized quarterly Health Fairs as part of overall health and wellness program and developed incentive programs to obtain and optimize employee participation. Trained fitness competitors, fashion models, and a former Olympic Gold Medalist Helped countless clients lose weight and achieve their fitness goals Received nationally recognized National Academy of Science Medicine lifetime certification for Performance Enhancing Specialist

Fitness Development Consultant, November 2012- Present


GenoVive- New Orleans, La Responsible for selling DNA weight loss program in the Houston market to local gyms, physicians, and chiropractors. Targeted clientele of interested facilities to promote our brand and in return incentivize facility owners. Develop on-going profitable relationships with customers and maintain a professional im-

age of the company. Responsible for preparing PowerPoint sales presentations and using sales mate-

rials when calling on clients and potential new accounts.

Guest Services Representative, August 2012- November 2012 Courtyard Marriott- Houston, Tx
Handled requests in a timely and efficient manner from guests, supervisors, management and follows up to ensure 100% guest satisfaction. Efficiently ran reservation and billing systems, maintained, and controlled room inventory/availability daily.. Knowledgable of hotel products, rates, special programs, and emergency procedures. Handled departmental accounting of monies, receipts, guest accounts and other forms of credit; posted all charges; completed daily cashier's report, prepared for deposit.

FITNESS TRAINER & COORDINATOR, November 2007 February 2012

CDM Resource Management Houston, Texas


Personal Trainer and Gym Facility Manager for a privately held corporation to provide health and wellness education and training for over 100 employees. Conceived, designed, and outfitted two training facilities in Houston and Victoria, Texas. Responsible for engaging, motivating, and retaining company employees to use all aspects of company provided fitness facility. Also, responsible for helping generate and purchase healthy, nutritional foods in conjunction with Smart Meals Inc. to help control and maintain weight management.

FITNESS TO THE CORE, 2006 Present Owner & Operator of FITNESS TO THE CORE - Houston, Texas Distinguished owner of a successful fitness and nutrition start up charged with the mission of providing personalized fitness and wellness programs using holistic mind and body philosophies to assist 100s of clients in reaching their health and fitness goals.

PERSONAL TRAINER, January 1998 December 2005

Q Sports Club/24 Hour Fitness Houston, Texas Responsibilities included designing individual sound bio-mechanical exercise programs based on the clients goals, to prevent injury and ensure maximum benefit. Administered client files for progress in performance and diet logs to help clients improve nutrition. Other duties included performing fitness assessments; body fat composition, strength, flexibility and cardiovascular functions, to determine an individuals fitness. Filled leadership void as a Fitness Manager. During my post I revitalized languishing staff morale and transformed culture of complacency into a staff who strived for service excellence, efficiency, and organization.

Training and Education


TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY 1997, Lubbock, Texas Bachelor of Science-Exercise and Sports Science NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SPORTS MEDICINE 2006 Performance Enhancing Specialist