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Global Dance Fitness featuring Zumba® Fitness with Janet Ackerman, ZIN™ 165 and

Janet M. G. Ackerman is the founder of Global Dance Fitness, A Worldwide Wellness and Fitness Entertainment Company represeting and bringing the market several Global Fitness and Wellness programs including Zumba.  She is an accomplished professional of more than 20 years in the fitness entertainment industry and global business and has an infectious entrepreneurial spirit and expertise in identifying new markets and launching high quality unique programs across multi-cultural environments.
Janet has been a licensed Zumba® Fitness instructor, ZIN™ 165 for over 10 years and is the Zumba ZIN™ Community Council representative (Zcom) for Georgia, Alabama, Florida and 20 Caribbean countries.  Janet was trained by Beto Perez, the creator of Zumba in one of the first trainings and she then worked with the Zumba CEO and management team Alberto Perlman and Alberto Aghion to provide field information and international business tactics, which are still found in the Zumba brand and product solution today.
Early on in her Zumba career, Janet created for the purpose of grass roots marketing, local instructor communication and event development to provide fun and effective fitness entertainment events and classes while helping to foster the development of Zumba in Georgia and around the world.  Today it is known for its high quality instruction and event delivery.
Ms. Ackerman 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 including AFAA, all Zumba® Fitness programs, Body Training Systems, and Personal Training just to name a few.  Janet has presented or instructed throughout the US and in Chile, Mexico, India, China, Taiwan and Hong Kong with her largest crowd of over 5,000 people.
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.
Global Dance Fitness, “Your Fitness Entertainment Company” features Zumba Fitness and with the most experienced certified ZIN™ instructors in Atlanta and the World and other Fitness and Wellness programs. fostered the development of the Zumba® Fitness program in Atlanta, Georgia and Globally since 2002, making it your premiere experience. We have worked with top branded companies, conventions, festivals and sporting organizations such as the NFL Atlanta Falcons, Coca Cola, Microsoft, W Hotel, Partnership Walk, Peachtree Road Race, and many other F500 organizations, conferences, non profits and cultural festivals.  Contact Janet at to book your high quality corporate or individual event and program.  Other services include classes, birthday parties, corporate events, mobile activities, tradeshows, conferences and festivals just to name a few. You will get a taste of her lifelong experiences in her events, programs and classes.

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General Pricing but look for our deals:

$10 per class with purchase of a 10 class card for $100 -**best value** 

$12 per class with purchase of 4 class card for $48

$15 per class for walk ins

Class cards can be purchased at all classes via cash or check (made payable to Global Dance Fitness) or eventbrite and are available to use at all locations by 

Cards expire 4 months after date of purchase

Make-up classes, installments, and other punch cards available to fit your needs, contact within.

Bring 2 friends new to the Zumba class and receive a free class.

Have a location, contact us to get a class started!

Have an event, contact us to get an event started!

We look forward to dancing with you.



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