FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The future of working out is here with artificial intelligence that will change the way you approach your fitness routine.
The device is called “Altis”, branded as the world’s first A.I. personal trainer.
There’s no coach or trainer yelling at you in the living room. There’s no equipment taking up valuable space, it’s just you and one device, mapping out your fitness journey.
The story behind this Fort Lauderdale-based company starts with CEO and cofounder Jeff Halevy, whose own journey as a fitness expert and entrepreneur included overcoming struggles with smoking, weight gain, and even a brain tumor.
Halevy says it was a collection of experiences that changed his life.
“I sort of said to myself, okay, well, you know, I’m not dead yet, and it’s not too late, so let me turn everything around, and it just completely changed my internal landscape to completely change my mindset and my relationship with myself,” Halevy said.
This realization guided Halevy’s passion for helping others and creating the programs to accomplish those goals. His years of work in the fitness training world include time as a television correspondent and show host. Halevy was also hired to create a technology-based fitness program for former first lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” initiative.
All of that work, he says, gave him the idea that Altis had to be different than anything we were used to in the exercise industry.
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