Dave Paladino

Strike-Zone CEO / Master Instructor

Dave Paladino is a fitness expert, celebrity trainer and the creator of STRIKE ZONE, a sports performance and MMA training program. He is also the former Fitness Director at C.O.R.E. The Center Of Fitness for over 15 years. A Master Certified personal trainer with the I.F.P.A., he is one of New Jersey’s elite health and wellness professionals. He also is a certified martial arts instructor and holds a 4th-degree black belt in Goshin Do Nagai Ryu Kempo karate, Samurai Nagai Ryu Jiu-Jitsu under Grand Master Bob Long and Master Brian Long; a first-degree black belt in Shukokai karate under Chief Instructor Kimura; and has been training for over 20 years in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Renzo Gracie and Gracie affiliate schools. From training celebrities to conditioning athletes and fitness enthusiasts of all ages, Dave brings an unequaled passion and intensity to his work. He’s been profiled in Men’s Health, People magazine, Muscle and Fitness and many more health related publications.

Shihan Brian Long

Strike Zone Instructor

Master Brian Long holds the rank of 9th Degree Black Belt Kudan Master Instructor, in Goshin-Do Nagai Ryu Kempo Karate and Samurai Nagai Ryu Jiu-Jitsu. He is the chief instructor for Grand Master Bob Long and has lent to the development of many top students. Master Long has an extensive history in the martial arts as he began his training at the age of 5.

His background consists of competitive Full-Contact Karate, Judo, Boxing, Kickboxing, Wrestling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He is one of the area’s top tournament fighters and self-defense competitors.

Aga Maciejewski

Personal Trainer

Aga has over 6 years of experience in various combative martial arts styles, boxing and fitness. She has trained in Muay Thai, western boxing, brazilian jiu jitsu, grappling, wrestling and mixed martial arts. She has obtained instructor level status in Muay Thai as well as boxing. Her personal combative arts training includes: over two solid years of tutilage under professional boxers, two years with Professional fighter, Jamal Patterson, in brazilian jiu jitsu, grappling, and mixed martial arts.

Artie F. Kreutzer

Strike Zone Instructor

I’ve been coaching and training clients since 1994.  My passion is helping others achieve their goals. I always say you are only as good as your toughest client. I don’t make promises, but make it my purpose to always over deliver. If there is anything I can help you with, it will be accomplished.

B.S. Exercise Science (Concentration in Exercise Physiology)

Certifications: CFST Level 3 Specialist, ACSM Group Exercise Instructor, Corrective Exercise Instructor, Crossfit Level 1 Coach, Flowfit, Lifestretch Instructor, Olympic Weightlifting, Kickboxing, Certified Speed and Agility, Kids Fitness Coach, Pilates,Yoga and Spinning.

Matt Errichiello

Strike Zone Instructor

Matt graduated from William Paterson University with a B.S. in Physical Education with a concentration in Exercise Physiology. He is a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association) and certified personal trainer through the NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine). He is also certified in first aid, CPR, and AED by the American Heart Association.

Adrian Greenberg

Strike Zone Instructor

As a strength and conditioning coach for the last 18 years and an athlete most of his life, Adrian has a passion and dedication to fitness. He enjoys helping his clients push beyond perceived limitations to achieve their personal best.

“It never gets easier, it just gets better – workouts have to progress mentallyand physically to reach your personal best.”

Adrian is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, CSCS. He specializes in Sports Performance Training and Injury Rehabilitation. Overall fitness and conditioning trainer.

Kevin Papa

Personal Trainer

As a life-long baseball and football player, he joined two semi pro teams for 3 seasons from 2013-2015. He currently competes in USAPL sanctioned powerlifting meets and is planning on participating in an NPC bodybuilding show. ͞

“Put your passion on a pedestal͟”

Kevin has a certification from NASM, along with hands on experience in a fitness setting for 10 years.He has a deep-seated knowledge and understanding for many different disciplines, from powerlifting to body building, from athletic conditioning to sport-specific training.

Dani Tocci

Personal Trainer

Dani is a certified strength and conditioning specialist, sports nutritionist and Olympic weightlifting coach. Dani has competed in a National weightlifting competition and Division II athletics and continue to pursue competing at the national level in weightlifting͞

“I was never talented, and nobody will call me talented. I am just a workaholic”.͟–Dmitry Klokov

Dani has worked with many individuals of different levels of fitness from beginners to the national level including college athletes; Division I through III, school-aged children- adolescents, adults and middle-aged individuals. Her focus is creating a balanced individual who is competent in all aspects of health and fitness and long-term athletic development.