WHO AM I
Exercise is both a physical and mental development tool everyone should be utilizing. Strength and conditioning programs should be safe, effective, and fun. It is possible to become a better version of yourself but it will take some work.
Be strong, so you can stand on your own two feet and complete the day without discomfort. Be healthy, so you can share experiences with friends and family at every chance. Understand that health and wellness is a privilege rather than a task.
With years of experience managing multi-million dollar Personal Training departments ranging from staffs of 10-70, David's perspective in business is a strong suit. Otey was 3x Equinox Fitness Manager of the year nominee and winner for his high department closing percentage, low trainer attrition, and TEAM FIRST approach to building one of the largest personal training programs in the world.
As an internationally recognized speaker, David has delivered educational talks to thousands of Personal Trainers, Owners, and Business coaches spanning a multitude of topics in Fitness and Health. These talks span from Certification courses to Continuing Education events for individual gyms and their training departments.
David is a recognized writer with content spreading across numerous internationally recognized platforms. An Advisor to Men's Health Magazine, Otey has written for PPSC, Men's Health, Muscle & Fitness, NSCA, Onnit, Weight Watchers and more.
David is most sought after for his expertise in coaching. Otey's background spans from professional athletes in all major sports leagues to special population clients ranging from cancer, cerebral palsy, neurological deficits, all the way to joint disorders.