Janet Ackerman

(678) 528.1390

Janet M. G. Ackerman is the founder of Global Dance Fitness, “Your Fitness Entertainment Company” featuring ZumbaAtlanta.com and many other Fitness programs.  Ms. Ackerman is an accomplished professional of more than 20 years in the fitness entertainment and global business arena.  Janet has been a licensed Zumba® Fitness instructor, ZIN™ 165 for over 15 years and fostered the development of Zumba in Atlanta since 2002.  She is an International Presenter, Global Fitness Educator and Master Trainer Candidate with several national and international certifications in instructing, educating, and motivating clients to achieve healthier lifestyles.  Janet has a Masters of Global Business from Thunderbird, and a Bachelors of Business from Bowling Green State University. Janet has lived in 4 countries and has traveled to over 50 for work and pleasure.  She resides in Atlanta, GA with her husband and toddler.

For more information contact Janet at www.ZumbaAtlanta.com to book your high quality corporate, individual event and kids program.  Other services include classes, birthday parties, corporate events, mobile activities, fitness concerts, tradeshows, conferences and festivals just to name a few.


Zumba® Kids:  Kids 4-11 years old get the chance to socialize with friends and jam to their favorite music in rockin', high-energy dance parties packed with kid-friendly routines. We break down the steps, add activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure. This helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children's lives by making fitness fun. Classes incorporate childhood development elements like leadership, team work, confidence, self-esteem, creativity, coordination, cultural awareness.

Zumbini:  Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-4, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun!

Oh Baby! Fitness:  Our focus is to give new and expectant moms a place to find support, make friends, get fit and bond with their babies! We offer the widest variety of pregnancy and mom & baby exercise classes in the USA. Moms can take yoga, toning, water aerobics or Pilates classes during pregnancy.

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