Actor-Fitness Trainor And Child of The Universe Ambassador, Zack Yanni Is Nominated for G.O.D.'s Health & Fitness Award
WCH is proud to announce another strong candidate for G.O.D.'s Health and Fitness Award, Zack Yanni who is also an actor and humanitarian representing Child of The Universe as an Ambassador. "Zack is a trouper and deserves to be nominated for an award for his accomplishments", said WCH Founder/President, Maria Amor.
Zack Yanni was born and raised in Benin, West Africa and moved to the USA for his college education and the entertainment industry. Zack has been honored among the Top 20 MOST INFLUENTIAL Young Leaders of Benin by Icones Magazine. During his College days, Zack was part of various honor societies like Beta Alpha Psi (Accounting & Finance), Mu Alpha Theta, Phi Theta Kappa, the Pennoni Honors Students at Drexel and also part of the NEW JERSEY COLLEGIATE BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION ASSOCIATION which honors the Top 1 Business students of the state. After Zack Graduated from Drexel University with his Accounting Degree he went to work Deloitte & Touché as an International Tax Consultant. After losing 35lbs of fat, gained 5lbs of lean muscle and reducing his bodyfat from 12% down to 6%, Zack attended th 2009 Fitness Model International (FMI) and became a ISSA Certified Personal Trainer. In 2010, Zack received the FMI award as the Male Talent of the year by Clark Bartram. That is how ZACKFIT got started and build a name within Fitness industry here in LA and across the globe.
As an actor, Zack studied the Meisner technique at the BaronBrown studio in Santa Monica and worked various film projects like ELEGY and music videos with Jennifer Lopez and Shakira with the respective title "On The Floor" and "Waka Waka". During the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Zack also worked in a McDonalds commercial. Zack loves to give back to the community and his philanthropic work includes the annual Britticares Run/Walk, Habitat For Humanity, We Care For Humanity, the 2011 Cayman Islands Charitable Diabetes Week where he shared the stage with top doctors like Dr. Eva Ritvo co-author of the Book "The Beauty Prescription" . Zack is now the Fitness & Entertainment Ambassador for the Child Of The Universe Project in Africa with a budget of $33 Billion to build schools all over the continent. Zack dedicates his philanthropic work to his late grand mother El Hadja Mouniratou ADECHOKAN that always cared for humanity by raising many people out of the family lineage and always promoted peace, love and forgiveness to the highest. Zack finds his happiness by helping others and making others laugh whether its trough acting, comedy or fitness. Zack now lives a healthy active lifestyle and love sharing his knowledge and fitness technique with the community.