CHICAGO, September 5, 2018 (Newswire.com) - The International Association of Women (IAW) recognizes Yolanda Cox as a 2018-2019 Influencer. She is acknowledged as a leader in entrepreneurship. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking platform with nearly one million members, 1000+ in person and virtual events, over 100 Local US based Chapters and International Chapters in several cities in China.
“I’m pleased to welcome Yolanda into this exceptional group of professional women,” said IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
I'm pleased to welcome Yolanda into this exceptional group of professional women. Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.
Star Jones, IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson
As CEO of Breathe Fitness, a fitness center for women only that is located in Tinley Park, Illinois, Yolanda Cox (affectionately known as Yoli) is committed to helping women transform their bodies and their lives through fitness. She is also the Founder of the LET IT OUT brand, where she teaches women and men how to make the necessary changes to live a fulfilled life by participating in engaging workshops, online programs and conferences. She transforms others through a belief system of “Say it Out Loud, Own it and Let It Out!”
Ms. Cox is nationally certified and has more than 20 secondary fitness certifications in techniques such as Turbokick Live, POUND, Schwinn Cycle, TRX and Tabata. She leads a team of professional fitness instructors and, together, they guide women through a variety of classes at Breathe Fitness, including Abs/Glutes, Pilates, Yoga, kickboxing and others.
In addition to her hands-on experience with fitness, Ms. Cox also has more than 15 years of experience working in the corporate arena, where she has honed her skills in coaching and development and leadership training, as well as sales consulting in the pharmaceutical and fitness industries. She continues to share her knowledge and expertise by facilitating fitness workshops and seminars in her community and beyond, appearing on local television and in print and online publications, and through motivational speaking engagements.
Awards & Accomplishments: Nationally Certified Fitness Trainer/Instructor; 20 Secondary Fitness Certifications; International Fitness Instructor; Recognized as 1 of 100 Strong Black Women Business Owners in Chicago; More than a dozen awards and recognition as a sales and marketing leader for several high-profile pharmaceutical companies.
The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online professional networking platform that provides nearly one million women the forum, professional development and services needed to thrive in an interconnected world. Through 100+ local chapters, International Chapters in several cities in China and 1000+ in person and virtual events, members cultivate valuable connections, develop professionally, and promote themselves and their businesses. Founded in Chicago in 2017, IAW is a division of Professional Diversity Network, Inc., an online network tailored to provide diverse professionals in the United States with access to employment opportunities.
Source: International Association of Women