She was told; “don’t do it”, “it won’t work”, “You’ll waste the budget” 6 years later… it is the largest event of it’s kind. Mo Hagan, an iconic leader within the fitness industry, had a vision of an event that was in desperate need to help lift women in their careers. Feeling so pulled towards her calling, she had to convince her comity that this event would move the industry forward as at the time was so male dominate within senior roles. The push back she got just added more fuel to her fire. Making her more determined to launch the Women Who Influence event.
Written by Mo Hagan
Maureen (Mo) Hagan is Chief Operating Officer for canfitpro and National Program Director at GoodLife Fitness. She is a global fitness ambassador and has been recognized for her work in fitness that spans over three decades. Mo is a #1 best-selling author, member of the Board of Directors for Prescription to Get Active and Women in Fitness Association (WIFA) and a Reebok sponsored athlete.