Who We Are
Anne Marie Imbornone Bennick – Owner
Anne Marie specializes in personal training and nutrition, with an emphasis on nutrition education, and family nutrition planning.
Anne Marie Imbornone Bennick attended Pace University, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Development. She then went on to be a private home-schooler for a major celebrity’s children. After spending a few years teaching, Anne Marie shifted gears and made a career change into the fitness field. She hoped to eventually combine the two fields by helping children and teens build self-esteem and take care of their bodies. She realizes this dream with some of her current clientele, whose ages range from 6-70 years old. Starting out as a personal trainer for Crunch Fitness International, Anne Marie was soon promoted to Personal Training Manager, and headed the training department for various Crunch gyms over a number of years. She has collected many specialty certifications such as Pre Natal / Post Partum Training, Fitness Kickboxing, Spinning, Urban Rebounding, Post-Rehabilitative Fitness, Assisted Stretching + Flexibility, YogaFit, CPR + First Aid, and is currently an A.C.E. Certified Personal Trainer. She also completed the nutrition science didactic at Hunter College.
Darryl Bennick – Owner
Darryl Bennick attended The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. After completing his internship as a strength and conditioning coach for Wake Forest’s Division 1 Athletics, Darryl graduated from U.N.C.G. with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise and Sport Science. He has worked as a personal fitness trainer for over 20 years. Along the way Darryl has managed personal training departments in gyms for Sportslife, Inc. and Crunch Fitness International, and held a National Director position for Bally Total Fitness’s personal training program. Over the years Darryl has collected specialty certifications in Post-Rehabilitative Fitness, Kettlebell Concepts Level 1 Instructor, Certified Eleiko Strength Coach, Pre Natal / Post Partum Training, Fitness Kickboxing, Assisted Stretching + Flexibility, YogaFit, P.A.C.E. (People With Arthritis Can Exercise), CPR + First Aid, and he is currently A.C.E. Certified as a Personal Trainer.
This year The Live Well Company celebrates it's 13th successful year of business in Tribeca.