Shaka’s journey through the wellness field encompasses many disciplines/modalities. Shaka is well-known throughout the Tri-State area for being a man of many talents. From Plant Based Entrepreneur, to Elite Trainer to top tier Massage Therapist. He is a NASM certified personal trainer, OCB men’s physique competitor, an (FNS) Fitness Nutrition Specialist, a 10+ year licensed Massage Therapist, an accomplished Boxer and more. Shaka’s experience includes fighting in the U.S.A Olympic Qualifiers, Empire State Games, and finals of the Golden Gloves in Madison Square Garden, as well as being a member of the SISTEM Sports Massage team at the New York Marathon & Westchester Triathlon. Shaka is the Co-owner of Skinny Buddha Plant Based Wellness, and he recently placed 3rd in his division in the OCB Battle of the Gods Mens Physique competition as the only Vegan competitor.

Shaka’s Massage specialties/certifications include:

Deep Tissue/Trigger Point – Swedish – Sports – Prenatal – Hot Stone – Active Isolated Stretching – Acupressure