Kim Villanueva successfully founded, owned and operated Core Pilates NYC® from 2002 – 2017. She grew the business from 450 square feet to 4500 square feet cultivating a tight knit Pilates community. In that time, she also created a highly successful teacher training program teaching Pilates Instructors both nationally and internationally graduating over 1,000 students from her programs
She holds teaching certifications with the PMA®-CPT, The MELT® Method, Anatomy in Clay® and (FAMI) Functional Anatomy for Movement and Injuries from Mt. Sinai Hospital.
Kim now consults boutique fitness studios on everything from business strategies to teaching methodology. She has partnered with a retreat company Revive Restorative Retreats as a master teacher and will be co-leading a retreat in Bali, October 2019. Kim will be featured in the MELTed Pilates Method series for The MELT Method ON Demand site. She currently teaches Pilates and MELT at various locations in Manhattan inspiring her clients with her 20+ years of fitness experience.