Corporate Health Coach; Certificate in Wellness Coaching
USA Triathlon Certified Coach & NASM Certified Personal Trainer
M.S. Exercise Science w/specialization in Health Promotion
Past writer, AXS, CBS Chicago, Demand Media
Writing Background: Health, Triathlon, Local events

About Ken Johnson

Kenneth (Ken) Johnson MS, MBA, is a freelance writer who has written on topics ranging from dreams of Ugandan college students, shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, MS-DOS tricks and tips, legal technology, triathlons and marathons, and Milwaukee/Kenosha/Chicago local events. His recent works have focused primarily on health, wellness, endurance sports, and local events for a variety of online content providers.

Johnson was the Chicago Wellness Examiner, Milwaukee Triathlon Examiner, and National Endurance Sports Examiner at for six years, before the site went offline in the summer of 2016. His work has also appeared in the the USA Triathlon Multisport Zone, Houston Chronical Online, CBS Chicago Local, LIVESTRONG.COM, and He has also authored internal research and content articles for a population health management services organization, as well as training materials for a variety of companies.

Johnson holds a M.S. in Exercise Science with a specialization in Health and Wellness Promotion, a M.B.A. with Marketing emphasis, and certificate in Wellness Coaching. He has been a USA Triathlon certified coach and National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer since 2003, and for ten years was a triathlon coach at the largest municipal fitness facility in the United States.

Johnson's writing makes complicated health and wellness information understandable to the everyday reader, and scientific training information accessible to the novice to intermediate athlete.

Ken Johnson at LinkedIn  •  3-Fitness & Wellness Website

AXS Articles

Abba Salute kicks off the Peanut Butter & Jam summer concert series in Kenosha, July 6, 2016
Five things to do at Summerfest (besides listening to music), June 30, 2016
Parking options at Summerfest, June 30, 2016
Prohibited items at Summerfest, June 28, 2016
Summerfest transportation guide, June 28, 2016
Veggie Fest Chicago is a treat for the tongue, ears, body and soul, August 14, 2015
Enjoy a Taste of Wisconsin on the Kenosha lakefront, July 25, 2015
Classical Blast wraps up Kenosha’s Peanut Butter and Jam concert series, July 20, 2015
Lil Ed & the Blues Imperials bring their old-fashioned Chicago blues to Kenosha, July 20, 2015
Category X invades the Kenosha harborfront for a free concert, July 19, 2015
Cecy Santana Band brings Brazilian flavor to Kenosha’s harborfront, July 19, 2015
Copper Box Band presents free concert at Kenosha’s Veterans Memorial Park, July 19, 2015
The Far West comes east to Kenosha’s harborfront for a free concert, July 19, 2015
Windy City Smokeout combines country music with the best BBQ around, July 9, 2015
Hillbilly Rockstarz head north to Kenosha’s Peanut Butter & Jam concert series, July 8, 2015
Blooze Brothers kick off the Peanut Butter & Jam on Kenosha’s Lakefront, July 7, 2015
Celebrate Independence Day on Kenosha’s lakefront, July 1, 2015
Can’t make Summerfest this 4th of July weekend? Stream it live, June 30, 2015
Milwaukee's Summerfest plans a phenomenal Fourth, June 30, 2015
Ralphie May storms into Waukegan’s Genesee Theatre for reschedule show, June 13, 2015
The Genesee Film Series offers the experience of a grand movie palace, June 12, 2015
Mark Nizer 4D comes to College of Lake County in Grayslake, February 22, 2015
Golden Dragon Acrobats present Cirque Ziva at the College of Lake County, February 15, 2015
The Magic of the Nutcracker at the Genesee Theatre, December 12-13, December 7, 2014
Michael McDonald and an 'Evening of Holiday & Hits' at the Genesee, December 6, 2014
John Oates comes to the Reuther Auditorium in Kenosha, October 31, 2014
Experience literary Halloween at the Genesee Theatre October 31, October 28, 2014
The Werewolf’s Curse or Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow' at the Racine Theatre Guild, October 28, 2014
Walk with the ghosts at the Genesee Theatre this week, October 28, 2014
The most haunted places in Chicago, October 15, 2014

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