National Federation of Professional Trainers Announces Winners of First-Ever Facebook Sweepstakes

Personal trainer certification organization uses social media to show appreciation to valued community

Online PR News – 01-June-2012 – Lafayette, Indiana – NFPT, a professional fitness organization specializing in personal trainer certification, continuing education and training, announces the 10 winners of its first-ever Facebook sweepstakes.

During the month of May, NFPT conducted a sweepstakes for personal trainers, fitness enthusiasts and those who are NFPT fans. By simply entering, fans had the opportunity to win the grand prize of either a NFPT-CPT Premier Value Package or a NFPT master trainer course, which both included a Polar FT4 Heart Rate Monitor. Nine runner-up prizes included heart monitors only.

"NFPT provides personal trainers the education and business tips they need to establish successful personal training careers,” said Angie Pattengale, vice president of operations at NFPT. “We have recently launched social channels to create convenient ways for trainers to find the answers to their important questions. The sweepstakes was a way for us to get the word out about our new community while showing our appreciation to those who have been NFPT fans for years.

The NFPT certification program is accredited by the National Commission of Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and has been certifying personal trainers since 1988.

Sweepstakes Winners

Grand Prize Winner:
•Lori Beneteau

Runner-Up Winners:
• William Townsend
• James Fish
• John Northcutt
• Rafael Diaz
• Nicole Morales
• Dawn Simpson
• Monika Isham
• Alphia Sauer
• Bill Melfi

“Congratulations to all the winners,” said Pattengale. “We look forward to serving you in the future.”

National Federation of Professional Trainers (NFPT), located in Lafayette, Indiana, is a professional fitness organization specializing in certification for personal trainers, continuing education and training. Founded in 1988 and offering an NCCA-accredited Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) credential, NFPT is committed qualifying personal trainers through a legally defensible assessment of knowledge, skills and abilities that legitimizes and solidifies the Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) title. For more information contact a NFPT representative at or 800.729.6378

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