British born Ian Gillett started his dance career at the young age of 7. He was a very sucessful competitor, holding many titles and competed extensivley throughout England and Europe. Ian is a Fellow of the ISTD and is certified in International and American styles with the NDCA. Ian is a highly respected teacher, coach, and choreographer. His couples have been successful at National Championship level. He also lectures, is a licensed Championship adjudicator and is available for professional examination training. Ian brings with him a wealth of technical knowledge gained over a career spanning 29 years. In 2009 he will be celebrating 20 years as a professional. On the 5th May 2002, Ian was honored to receive the ICADC Professional of the Year. This unanimous decision by the awards committee was "in recognition of an outstanding dance professional, for his years of unselfish devoted and loyal services to the dance profession". For more information, please visit