INVENTOR SUCCESS SERIES: Learn How She Did It / What You Need to Do to SUCCEED!

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
Networking 5:30-6:00 and 8:00-8:30

COME & LEARN: Successful Inventor & Biz Startup entrepreneur Natalie Heckert will share how she developed a breakthrough fitness/training system. As the CEO of NATS (Nutrition & Aerobic Training Service), and with more than 20 years for a custom training and 1:1 coaching programs, Natalie developed the idea for the CLUB E-FIT SYSTEM. After finding engineers, prototypers and manufacturers, she produced her first product. Then built a successful eCommerce platform and a local “product-advocate-network” to build awareness/recommendations.


Learn HOW Natalie:

  • Developed Her Idea
  • Built Prototypes with Recycled Plastic (HOW & WHO)
  • Built eCommerce ONLINE sales platform traffic via ONLINE INFOMERCIALS
  • Created her own INFOMERCIALS to market her product (HOW)
  • Established a national network of local Fitness/Trainers who served as Expert Advocates, recommending the CLUB E-FIT SYSTEM to their clients (Learn HOW Natalie did this!)
  • Inspired target users with a “powerful product story”



After college, Natalie spent more than 20 Years in the exercise/training industry. She continuously grew her knowledge and skills in both fitness/training skills. As her career progressed, she expanded into program development for major clients such as Tastefully Simple, a Fortune 500 Company; the United States Army and the United States Air Force.

Natalie designed, developed, and implemented a state-of-the-art wellness center at Tastefully Simple, an Inc. 500 organization.

Natalie’s clients now also include other fitness companies that hire her as a national/international fitness expert to serve as spokesperson/presenter for their own products. More recently, Natalie originated and developed a two-year Health & Fitness Specialist Degree program in partnership with the Alexandria Community & Technical College and served as an adjunct teacher.


Other fun facts about Natalie:

Grew up on a farm in MN. Lived in LA for a few years (in the heart of Fitness Trends).

Likes to fish, ride bike and on occasion participate in a triathlon.

In 2009, Natalie had the opportunity to serve as coach for a BIGGEST LOSER contestant, helping her LOSE 120 POUNDS while on the hit TV show.

Natalie was a Mrs. Minnesota finalist

She was a contestant on the Price is Right, and auditioned for Oprah’s “Next Best Invention.

Natalie and her husband live in Alexandria, MN are busy with their three children and now a grandson.

Who should attend:

  • Product Inventors
  • New Product Innovators/Entrepreneurs
  • New Business Startups


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Adress? Thank you.

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Meeting Location

Hi Attila C.

We meet at the Eisenhower Center in Hopkins.  By clicking on the "Map to meeting location." link above, you can get an address and directions.

See you at the meeting!