President of Communication Consultants, Wakefield, RI

Casey Conrad has been in the health and fitness industry for more than 25 years, as a club owner, franchisor and presenter at a variety of trade shows and for various industry organizations. Her company, Communication Consultants, provides high-quality sales, marketing and management seminars for professionals in the health and fitness industry worldwide.

She has published more than 25 sales training products for the health and fitness industry, and writes columns for various industry publications. Most recently, she launched www.SmartClubMarketing.com, an Internet site that provides hands-on training and tutorials on how to use e-technology to drive more prospects through a club's doors. Conrad also created the in-club weight loss-licensing program Take It Off.

Conrad received her bachelor's degree from American University, her law degree at Roger Williams University School of Law and is licensed to practice law. In addition, she is certified in Neuro Linguistic Programming and Neuro Associative Conditioning.