THE WELLNESS LOUNGE-A STEP FURTHER empowers you with the benefits of a wellness lifestyle. Desiree Watson, a pioneer in the wellness lifestyle movement, guides you toward incorporating wellness into your life through commentary and interviews with exemplary personalities from such diverse fields as professional sports, corporate management, government, and health care. Our topics embrace the interconnections of mind, body and spirit, while offering in-depth analyses of the wellness lifestyle movement and its impact on the health care system, politics and international aid. Related topics will spark awareness of the positive impact of the wellness lifestyle movement and how a wellness lifestyle commitment can successfully empower the individual and influence educational and political processes on a local, national and international scale. The Wellness Lounge – A Step Further is broadcast live every Monday at 6 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.
Desiree Watson, president and CEO of Wellness Interactive, is a pioneering activist in the wellness lifestyle movement.
A principal voice of the international wellness community, Desiree has traveled the globe dedicating her life to learning and teaching others about complementary and alternative medicine and the wellness lifestyle. She first drew industry attention in 1997, hosting an integrated health and wellness event in New York City attracting a broad spectrum of followers seeking emotional, physical and spiritual balance. She created a home base for the wellness movement in 2000 with the establishment of Wellness Interactive Inc., a business that includes a focused website, AM radio broadcasts and numerous publications.
Wellnessinteractive.com features info on CAM therapies and products designed to spark wellness and fend off the effects of aging. Desiree’s passion for wellness programming initiated development of The Wellness Lounge, a popup oasis at corporate and association events in major U.S. cities since 2005. Her first brick and mortar Wellness Lounge opened in 2012, and nationwide expansion is planned.
An award winning entrepreneur, Desiree’s awards include Woman of Excellence, Health and Wellness Professional of the Year and Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneur. She served as Chair of the UN 60th Anniversary, and is Executive VP and Advisor of the UN Assoc. of New York.