we feel that we have something to offer everyone;
a variety of products and services to help you
reach your fitness goals and stick to your program.
We know you have many wellness professionals to
choose from, so we offer you a few reasons why
we think we would be a the best fit for you.
All About You! - You and your goals are
priority number one. We roll up our sleeves,
use a "team approach"and give you the instruction
you need to get the most out of your workouts
and your nutrition plan.
We Do Is Fitness & Nutrition - Certified
Personal Trainer, Michael Merlino, and Registered
Dietitian, Amy Carlson, own and operate their
own full-time practices. This isn't a part-time
gig for us. We live and breathe fitness and
nutrition every day and love every minute of
- Certified Fitness Trainer, Michael Merlino,
currently has 5 fitness and nutrition certifications
and spends many hours each year taking continuing
education courses to keep up with the latest
wellness research and knowledge. Registered
Dietitian, Amy Carlson, is armed with a Masters
Degree in Nutrition and is a licensed and registered
Dietitian who works with a variety of clients
from weight loss to special needs like pregnancy,
Systems - Michael Merlino learned a long
time ago that he cannot be a wellness lone-ranger.
To maximize his cleint's success, he has linked
up with Houston's best wellness professionals
and businesses for a nice mix of support systems
to keep his clients on track and sticking to
Keep You Motivated And Plugged In - Free
client e-newsletters and our state-of-the-art
web site are loaded up with knowledge that keeps
you motivated, on track, and focused on your
goals 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Coming
this summer we will have a "For Clients Only"
section of the website for added client support.
There...Done That - Both Michael and Amy
are ex-corporate professionals so we really
identify with busy professionals who may struggle
at times balancing fitness and nutrition with
the rest of their busy lives.
Check - We realize that staying fit and
in shape is hard work, so we offer up realistic
and long-lasting approaches to fitness and nutrition.
You won't find any cookie- cutter training programs
or fad diets here. Just realistic approaches
that have worked well with our clients based
on research and tried and true techniques.
Fitness & Nutrition Products - We are
always searching for the best lines of fitness
equipment and nutritional products available.
Unique, safe and quality items that you may
not be able to find in your local store.
Offer A Full Menu of Choices - No matter
what your budget is or how much time you have
to invest in your fitness plan, we have something
for you. More affordable training options include
the workout tuneup, weight training workshops
or the popular Fitness & Nutrition for the
Busy Professional seminar. Check out the full
line of training options and products under
link or in the Merlino
Fitness on-line storefront.