Shawn has triumphantly battled Epstein-Barr Virus, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Hashimoto’s, Fibromyalgia, Depression, Insomnia, Obesity, and a pituitary tumor. His health journey led him to become a Registered Dietitian, Certified Sports Nutritionist, Fellow in the International Society of Sports Nutrition and a nutritional biochemist.
Mr. Wells’ empathy for others fighting their own battles led him to stages the world over in China, Italy, Brazil, England, Iceland, and the US. He’s been on top podcasts such as Onnit and Ben Greenfield, Primal Blueprint, and he is the featured science expert on a national radio show (One Life Radio weekly on iHeartMedia).
With over 20 years’ experience on the keto diet, Shawn’s credentials and accolades landed him a prominent role in the 2018 documentary, the Skinny on Fat. He was named a “leading expert on keto” by Fox News Dallas and the Good Morning LaLa Land show where he had featured TV spots in 2019. Shawn has also appeared multiple times educating on keto, Paleo and fasting on “Know the Cause,” a health-centered TV show.
Mr. Wells has helped several companies get acquired in the health and fitness space with investments of over a billion dollars. He has 3 businesses focusing on formulations and novel ingredients and has been dubbed in the nutritional supplement industry as “The World’s Greatest Formulator”, formulating over 500 products. He has been integral with patents of 10 novel ingredients including two of the most popular ingredients in energy: TeaCrine & Dynamine.