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Over the past decade Sonja has built a reputation as an innovative and passionate business woman with a flair for engaging those around her. Sonja shares that passion and her experience by speaking in the areas of wellness, success and business strategies.
Sonja's business acumen and entrepreneurial nature is well-supported by her many achievements including Owner of What Women Want Personal Training (Brisbane), Finalist Quest Business Achievers Awards (Brisbane), National Fitness Manager for Fitness First (UK), Director of Real Body Enterprises (Australia) and best-selling author of two books, The Real Body Plan and The Real Body Real Food Plan. Sonja is currently writing her third book to help businesses develop key strategies around successfully positioning themselves in the marketplace titled "Don't Pretend to be an Expert, Become One!".
Her personal achievements are also quite remarkable: Sonja held two Australasian titles in Karate and had represented Australia by the age of just 18 only to have her dreams shattered when at the age of 21 she was told she would never run again due to lumbar scoliosis. But her determination and tenacity led her to find methods which enabled her to be pain free and running again within 3 years. At the age of 32 Sonja was diagnosed with a crush fracture in her spine and borderline osteoporosis, not one to ever give in, she went on to run a half marathon in 1 hour 53 minutes just two moths later.
In her presentations, Sonja shares easy-to-implement strategies that are simple, effective and proven; her natural ability to motivate others leaves her audience inspired to take action and to execute ideas that ultimately create a positive impact. Sonja delivers presentations that are relevant to the real world of business and the challenging personal times you and I face today.
Sonja is dedicated to taking the time to tailor a presentation that is filled with substance, strategies and solutions that your delegates can apply to their business and to their lives. Her strategies and ideas will make a real difference by providing sustainable outcomes, increasing personal performance and enhancing your bottom line.
Sonja is an effective, unique and passionate professional speaker who uses every means available to make her message practical, powerful, thought provoking and memorable for every conference delegate.
"A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools."