About Dede Barbanti


Dede Barbanti is a renowned fitness creator, lifestyle coach, author, motivational speaker and single mother of 3. Once weighing over 200 pounds, Dede dedicated her life to developing innovative methods that have changed the face of weight loss, fitness, dieting & lifestyle!

A former professional choreographer and competitive dancer for over 15 years, Dede created her first format BBX Fitness (Boogie Box) and lost over 70 pounds in less than 6 months. Through her passion, training and experience she has since created two other innovative workouts, “BBX Hardcore & BBX Body Blast” as well as the “Un-diet” nutrition plan, helping countless people throughout the USA transform their bodies & lives through her unique and “straight shooting” methods.

Dede and the BBX team has developed a dynamic website where you can work out with her from anywhere in the world 24/7.  BBX Fitness is a fun, funky and highly innovative underground workout, that has been University tested three times and proven to burn up to 1100 calories an hour! BBX Fitness offers an extensive library of cardio and conditioning workouts with BBX Fitness and toning and sculpting with BBX Body Blast!

In 2016 Dede released her first book, "TRANSFORM: The Secret To Unlocking The Perfect You;" based on her vast experience and success within her own life; as well as those of her personal clients. Through TRANSFORM Dede will take you on a step-by-step journey using her proven methods to help you achieve the body and life of your dreams.

Her revolutionary techniques & work have been featured on shows such as: Dr. Oz, Shark Tank, Fitceleb, ABC, KTLA, FOX News as well as several other media outlets; and her no holds barred approach has been so successful, she is now set to tour with her first live show, “TRANFORM LIVE;” beginning in 2017!

For more information on Dede’s book, speaking engagements and Transform Live please visit her website: