Name: Matthew Mazzaferro

Your business name: Live Well Health & Fitness Studio

Industry: Health & Fitness

Please give us a brief description of your business:
Live Well has been operating since 2006. We are a boutquie fitness facility offering Personal training, team personal training, small group classes, speaclised group classes e.g. Parkisons.

What inspired you to start your business?
I love helping people.
I am a massive superhero fan. My father is a doctor and as a kid growing up I would see my dad go to work each day and help save people. My father is the last line of defence and I see what I do as the first line of defence.

What is your business motto, personal mantra or favourite quote?
Help people improve their quality of life through fitness
We believe everyone’s health is personal, so is our service.

What advice would you give to others wanting to start a business?
Find a good mentor, don’t rush into anything, and plan plan plan!

How do you market your business and what works best for you?
Word of mouth, Networking groups, social media, referral’s from medical professionals

Do you have business mentors? Who do you seek advice from? Who do you look up to in business or strive to be like?
Sean Greeley
Tom Hart
Mark Sission

What are the best and worst things about owning your own business?
Best: Build and create your own dream
Worst: You are working 24/7

What has been your most satisfying moment in business?Seeing one particular transformation of a client. From not being able to walk 200m without 3-4 rest stops, to now walking around 20km per week and losing over 40 + kilos.

What are some of the biggest mistakes you have made in your business?
Branching out into too many different areas. Best to focus on one thing and nail it.

What is the best book you have ever read?
The One Thing (Gary Keller) and The Miracle Morning (Hal Elrod)  – sorry I couldn’t decide between the two!

What is one item on your bucket list?
Trek to Mt Everest base camp

Where do you get your inspiration?
Books, movies, mentors, family and friends

Please share your website and social media pages links with us?
www.livewellfitness.com.au https://www.facebook.com/livewellhealthfitnessstudio
#livewellpt