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Published:May 12th, 2007 06:25 EST
Judyth Piazza chats with Jeanette Jenkins, founder and President of The Hollywood Trainer

Judyth Piazza chats with Jeanette Jenkins, founder and President of The Hollywood Trainer

By Judyth Piazza CEO (Editor)


Jeanette Jenkins, founder and President of The Hollywood Trainer is one of the country`s leading healthy lifestyle coaches, known best for her holistic approach, results-driven cross-training techniques, and supreme ability to motivate. Every Monday and Wednesday morning at 7:30am Jeanette motivates, educates and inspires the viewers of Lifetime Television as the host of My Workout: Powered by She also helps millions of men and women achieve their fitness goals through her national appearances, internet coaching and columns featured in national and local publications ranging from and to NBC`s Today Show and The Tyra Banks Show.

Jenkins studied Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa and has earned over 17 international certifications covering nutrition and various methods of training. Her mission is to use her experience and education to teach and inspire men and women to live their best life! Her first product is the internationally successful Hollywood Trainer Cross Training DVD System ", distributed in 11 countries and still selling. Her latest product which debut`s her talent as an author, The Hollywood Trainer Weight-Loss Plan: 21 Days to Make Healthy Living a Lifetime Habit will be available in book stores May 2007 distributed by Putnam (an imprint of Penguin Books). Jeanette will also be featured in a Kickboxing Party workout, September 2007 with the highly successful Crunch workout series.

Jeanette is one of the few experts nationwide hand-picked for Nike Corporation`s Elite Athletes program and a Podfitness Premier Trainer. She is also a resident expert on the Food Network`s weight loss show "Weighing In " and a member of the Fitness Magazine Expert Advisory Board.

Jeanette`s expertise as a healthy lifestyle coach has been featured on,,,, NBC`s Today Show, The Tyra Banks Show, Fox Good Day Live, The Best Damn Sports Show, Extra, Celebrity Fit Club, E! Entertainment Television, BET Networks, The Jay Leno Show and Access Hollywood.

Her work has also been profiled in such leading publications as O The Oprah Magazine, In Style, People, Fitness, Redbook, Self, Marie Claire, Glamour, Shape, Prevention, Ebony, Essence, Women`s Health & Fitness, Us Weekly, In Touch, The Los Angeles Times, The Los Angeles Daily News, Entertainment Weekly, Sister to Sister, Hollywood Life, Urban Influencer, Precious Times, and more.

Her knowledge and ability to get results is what attracts a client roster that includes A-list actors, professional athletes, swimsuit models, and Hollywood executives. It`s also what keeps her group classes at L.A.`s top fitness clubs jam-packed with celebrity regulars and Hollywood`s hottest bodies. Jeanette`s student and client roster has included Queen Latifah, Kimora Lee Simmons, Christina Applegate, Taryn Manning, Ian Ziering, Jordana Brewster, Carmen Electra, Jackée Harry, Amy Weber, Victoria Rowell, Mara Brock Akil (creator of UPN`s Girlfriends and new hit show The Game), Tom Arnold, NFL`s Ty Law and Brian Cox. Terrell Owens describes Jeanette as being "high energy, passionate and knowledgeable. Says Owens, Jeanette knows how to draw you in and keep you motivated."

Growing up in public housing in Canada, Jenkins was one of three children raised by a single mother and fitness is what kept her focused. A natural athlete, Jeanette found a safe haven in sports, one that taught her the value of discipline and team work, and most importantly instilled self confidence and a can do " attitude. Jeanette has benefited from social and community services as a child and dedicates her time every week to tutor homeless children as a part of the School on Wheels Organization. She also volunteers her time to several community churches, sororities and nonprofit organizations to help motivate and empower men, women and children.

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