Fitness Tech Blogger
TV Presenter, Gadget Reviewer, Blogger and Voice Artist
Nikki is a Broadcast Journalist with extensive Live TV Presenting experience; areas of specialism include Fitness technology, Consumer Gadgets and Entertainment Presenting. From glitter to gadgets, Nikki’s Presenting credits includes 6 years as the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing Online Presenter, bringing audiences all the sparkly backstage gossip alongside 2 years as the Gadget Girl on BBC 2’s Something For The Weekend, demonstrating Live all the latest Tech, Gadgets and gizmos with Tim Lovejoy and various celebrity Guests. Prior to this role she was the Breakfast Anchor for the Guardian Media Group’s Manchester Channel, where she spent 2 years co-hosting a Live daily 3 hour show covering topics as vast as Topical News, Health, Entertainment, Sport, Business and Live Celebrity Interviews. This was a perfect training ground to ensure Nikki is ready for any eventuality live on air with a sprinkle of fun and humor! She is very experienced in autocue and open Talkback as well as ad-libbing and writing her own scripts and links. Combining her passions in both Fitness and Gadgets Nikki qualified as a Personal Trainer in 2015 and started the popular blog Fitnology.fitness with a particular interest in how technology and gadgets can be used to improve your overall health and fitness Nikki writes about and reviews the latest Fitness technology and apps – this has led to work with and partnerships with brands such as adidas, hosting their women’s fitness events, and Motorola where Nikki recently hosted the UK launch of their new Verve life fitness audio range. Nikki also has experience in radio having been booked by many stations as a contributor for Entertainment stories and Tech slots and has also worked as a Producer, so brings ideas and creativity to the table along with huge enthusiasm and a fun nature. Outside of Presenting Nikki runs WellFit UK, a fitness Events company specializing in producing Wellness and Fitness Social events. WellFit UK’s aim is to create a motivating fitness community of experts and enthusiasts on a mission to make overall health and wellness education accessible to all in a fun and sociable way.
I’m so excited to have been chosen to host the UK launch of the Verve Life audio collection by Motorola. The range contains 3 different ear buds all aimed at active people who want high quality audio in a sturdy product that looks stylish and lasts the distance. They’re perfect for fitness enthusiasts – so[…]
I’m thrilled to have been selected to host the closing conference for the Eveolution event for the Business Growth Hub – the programme has been a celebration of women in business and has seen hundreds of women up skilled in digital and social media skills as well as essential skills for business. Find the details[…]
I’m so excited to be filming a batch of reviews and videos to add to my YouTube channel – I will be reviewing fitness apps, along with my favourite pastime, fitness gadget reviews so keep your eyes peeled for the vids!
What a great few days it’s been at The Ideal Home Show at Christmas – a really great way of getting in the festive spirit and get some early festive bargains! I’ve been hosting the Christmas stage at IHS 2015 and been lucky enough to work with some fab and fun guests including the inspirational[…]
As I recently bought myself a lovely new flat I can think of no better place to be working this weekend than hosting the Christmas theatre at The Ideal Home Show, packed full of goodies for the home and, of course, all things festive, it’s a fab place to get ideas and inspiration for Christmas.[…]
I have been back to school to study something I am really passionate about – Exercise and working out! and I’m thrilled to say that I am now a fully qualified Personal Trainer. I have such an erratic schedule that over the past two years I have found that my training has really suffered and[…]
I’m back at the awesome NEC to present Autumn fair – a trade show which is basically 5 giant halls of house Heaven!
I am SO excited to let you all know that I have launched my brand new Fitness Tech blog blog fitnology.fitness As I have recently qualified as a Personal Trainer – and of course I LOVE my tech – it made perfect sense to focus on Fitness Tech reviews and vlogs and I have already[…]
Nikki Dean is a broadcast journalist with extensive Live TV Presenting experience. Credits include BBC Strictly Come Dancing’s Online Presenter, Something for The Weekend Retail and Gadget Expert and Channel M Breakfast Show Anchor. She specialises in Entertainment and Gadget/ Technology as well as Consumer affairs. Early Career Nikki started her career as a reporter[…]