MOVERS & SHAKERS October 2016

Fall is here!

Halloween and the holidays are right on our doorstep! Time is moving fast with changes in the colors of the trees, cooler weather and even changes in the industry. Make sure to reach out with congrats to this months movers and shakers!

Valarie Maloff
Owner, VAST Spa Solutions
Was: Director of Spa Operations, Waldorf Astoria Orlando 
Michelle Pasley 
Now: Spa DirectorBarnsley Resort
Was: OwnerThe Comfort Zone
Corinne Smith 
Now: Head of US SalesImage Skincare 
Was: Director of Sales and MarketingSothys 
Jennifer Holzworth
Now: Spa DirectorMontage Spa Kapalua Bay
Was: Spa DirectorRitz Carlton- Lake Tahoe
Sharka Magnus
Now: Certified Life CoachLife Purpose Institute
Was: Business Director and Operations CoordinatorAmbra Salon and European Spa
Lisa Boyle
Now: Spa DirectorCooper Spa
Was: Spa ManagerCooper Spa
Jana Powers
Now: Spa DirectorThe Ballantyne Resort and Spa
Was: Spa DirectorEilan Resort & Spa
Hailey Ventura Wilson
Now: OwnerHVW Esthetics
Was: Spa Director & Lead EstheticianEuphoria Spa & Salon
Todd Shaw
Now: Spa DirectorThe Peaks Resort and Spa
Was: Spa DirectorLa Quinta Resort and Spa
Melissa Boris
Now: Spa DirectorSoJo Spa Club
Was: Spa DirectorAuM Body & Soul Spa at The Galaxy Towers
Dana Park
Now: National Account ExecutiveAesthetic Ambassadors
Was: Sales AmbassadorAesthetic Ambassadors
Cristina Arana
Now: Spa ManagerMandarin Oriental – New York 
Was: Training Manager/Spa TrainerResense Spas S.A.
Michael McDonald
Now: Director of SpaOmni Bedford Springs Resort
Was: Assistant Spa DirectorSprings Eternal Spa
Sarah Staub
Now: Spa ManagerFairmont Grand Del Mar
Was: Assistant Director of SpaFour Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World
Magdaleena Nikolov
Now: Spa DirectorThe Bacara Resort
Was: Spa DirectorCornelia Spa at The Surrey
Marlies Taylor 
Now: National Spa ManagerJurlique 
Was: Business Development Manager – Kerastase/Shu UemuraL’Oréal
Courtney Leyva
Now: West Coast Regional Spa ExecutiveJurlique 
Was: Manager, Nature’s Spa by Jurlique – Palomar San Diego – A Kimpton Hotel
Marisol Ros 
Now: Brand Client Relationship Manager, Live Love Spa  
Was: Client Relationship Manager – Southeast, Live Love Spa 
Lisa Novak 
Now: Senior Account Executive – Southwest, Moroccanoil  
Was: Account Executive – Southwest, Moroccanoil 
Natalie Feeley
Now: Senior Account Executive – Mid-Atlantic/Mid-WestMoroccanoil  
Was: Account Executive – Mid-Atlantic/Mid-WestMoroccanoil 
Tammie Basseghi
Now: National Sales Director, RetailMoroccanoil  
Was: Director of Spa/HospitalityMoroccanoil
Rose Fernandez 
Now: Senior Vice President, Global Sales, Algenist
Was: VP/General Manager, North AmericaJurlique
Kim DeOrsey 
Now: Spa DirectorSalamander Hotels and Resorts 
Was: Spa & Fitness Director, The Omphoy Ocean Resort & Spa 
Alena Stavnjak 
Now: Director of Spa, 1 Hotel South Beach 
Was: Executive Director of Spa & WellnessViceroy Miami 
Lu Costigan  
Now: Co FounderLa Lujo 
Was: Market RepresentativeCambria 
Annet King  
Now: VP Global EducationELEMIS
Was: Senior Director of Global EducationDermalogica
contento_lauriemacmillan_720 Laurie MacMillan  
Now: Creative Director, Contento Marketing
Was: Director of Marketing Communications, SpaEquip

Ended the summer with a bang!

At Live Love Spa we finished this summer strong! Our Consumer spa event, Meet Me at the Spa inside of the Kaaboo Music Festival in Del Mar CA was a great success! Check out the recap here:


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