Fitness expert and entrepreneur Missi Wolf has been changing Atlantan’s bodies (and lives) one hour at a time at BLAST900 THE ULTIMATE WORKOUT. Established in 2008, BLAST900 is a lifestyle-based workout facility featuring interval-based workout classes, nutrition specialists and personal fitness assessments. In February 2014, Wolf will open a new location, this time in Midtown, Atlanta. And though her focus may be on fitness, this mother-of-two- knows the importance of leading a balanced life. Here’s a look at some of her favorite spots to splurge, indulge and let loose in Atlanta.
Where were you born ?
How long in Atlanta:
Grew up in Sandy Springs/Dunwoody, lived in Buckhead for 25 years and now live in Midtown.
CEO/Founder of BLAST900 THE ULTIMATE WORKOUT
Restaurant Eugene- he is the master.
Best place for late night dining:
Ecco- great food and walking distance from my house!
Oldie but really a goodie, the chocolate chip cookies in the pan with vanilla ice cream at BrickTops. Yes, fitness peeps eat desserts. Everything in moderation!
Best place for a romantic date:
Kyma- Fantastic Greek food, feels like you are in Greece. Very romantic
Best Sunday brunch:
Cafe Jonah- Jenny is an amazing chef as well as one of the most inspiring people I know.
If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?
The St. Regis
Favorite shopping venue/boutique:
Deka. Jim Whitlow has such a unique style and knows what the Active Woman wants to wear.
Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:
Tassels. Julie and Lynne have the best taste and always know exactly what piece is right for each client.
Favorite Charity Event:
Any event that benefits Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. I served on the community board and it changed my whole view of what it meant to be a parent. We are lucky in Atlanta to have this facility.
Favorite Cultural Event:
Piedmont Arts Festival
Favorite Cultural Institution:
Atlanta High Museum of Art
Hal's. Genius from New Orleans.
Best Gym/Athletic Facility:
BLAST900 THE ULTIMATE WORKOUT, of course.
The St. Regis
Best Limousine/Driving Service:
UBER! The latest, greatest idea.
Describe your city in three words:
Community. Vibrant. Diverse.
What are you TIVOing
Downtown Abbey, Game of Thrones and Homeland