Gwen Ro FAQS



Gwen graduated, Summa Cum Laude, from the City University of New York (CUNY) with her Associate of Science Degree (6/2009) and Bachelor of Science Degree (1/2011) in Business Administration.



Gwen is certified through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA).



Gwen almost 15 years of experience in the fitness industry.


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Gwen created and managed the first longest running fitness intramural at CUNY Medgar Evers College from 2009 to 2013.



Gwen was featured in the July 2012 (pgs. 96-97) issue of Black Enterprise Magazine as an “Everyday Hero” for her community impact and entrepreneurial spirit.

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About Gwen Ro


Serial Entrepreneur | Social Innovator | Master Trainer | Instructor

Gwen Ro is a published and award-winning 14 year veteran of the fitness, health and wellness industry. Combining a wealth of experience from her background in entrepreneurship, community engagement and fitness, Ro is deemed a social innovator with strong community ties, a creative thinker with an eye for long-standing industry trends and a marketing genius with an act for embedding brand stories into the hearts, minds and lives of target audiences.

In 2007, serial entrepreneur Gwen, was the president of a marketing communications and business operations company named, Fresh Face Graphics. Then, in 2009, Gwen created a community-based fitness program, entitled Bootcamp Aerobics, at CUNY Medgar Evers College, which during it’s 3 year tenure served over 5,000 people, ranging from ages 5 years old to 80 years old. The success of this program, got internationally noticed in 2012, leading Gwen to be published in Black Enterprise Magazine, amongst other publications for her community and research-based contributions. Since the aforementioned program, Gwen has gone on to executing many wellness workshops/panels and teaching at countless other colleges, grade schools and state/federal agencies. In 2013, Gwen created the 5/100 Fitness Challenge which went viral in a matter of hours. Then in 2014, Gwen became the CEO and mastermind behind the groundbreaking GRo Fit Party series, where she single-handedly hand picked a stellar production and operations team and some of the industries leading fitness instructors to grace the stage of what is now known, as the “Best fitness concert experience ever”.

Gwen Ro graduated from the City University of New York, receiving many awards and graduating with high honors in Business Administration. She also holds certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA).

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