Founder & CEO
VALERIA UPCHURCH, known by many as Val Angel, is a motivational speaker, transformation expert, innovative thinker, and a health & fitness lifestyle Coach. A fitness advocate, she has a Bsc in Nutrition and is the founder of "Keep Up With Diet and Exercise", a motivational group to encourage and inspire people who live a healthy lifestyle by eating a healthy diet and to exercise.
Reaching beyond platforms, Valeria extends to communities, engages in charity work including medical missions, food relief, child sponsorship and resourcing those in need equipping them with tools that will change the course of their lives and communities.
Val Angel is a serial entrepreneur with a background in mental health nursing, banking and media and started the online space, Zim Masterchef to celebrate Zimbabwean chefs. A mother of two, she emigrated to the UK at the age of 23. A fitness and lifestyle coach, Val Angel has a Bsc in nutrition and is keen on inspiring people to live healthy lifestyles.
As an author, Valeria Upchurch has recently authored Your Destiny is in your dreams.
- Antecedents and Consequences of Consumer Confusion in the Financial Services Industry In: 38 European Marketing Academy Conference: Marketing & the core disciplines, 26-29 May 2009, Nantes, France.
- Consumer choice process for impulsive experiential goods: The case of DVD rental market In: Academy of Marketing Annual Conference:Putting Marketing in its place, 7-9 July 2009, Leeds, UK.ious publications.