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HAY HOUSE NAMED OFFICIAL INSPIRATIONAL AND SELF-HELP PUBLISHER OF ISPA

Monday, 30 January 2006

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The International SPA Association proudly announces that Hay House has been named the official Inspirational and Self-Help Publisher of ISPA.

The partnership was launched in January 2006 and will continue through 2008. The sponsorship includes a strong presence as an exhibiting sponsor at the annual ISPA Conference & Expo. This year's event, the 16th annual, is set for Nov. 6-9 In Las Vegas, Nevada, United States at the Venetian Resort ~ Hotel ~Casino.

"As spas become more mainstream, people are looking for ways to fully embrace the spa lifestyle at home," said ISPA President Lynne Walker McNees. "Hay House provides books and products that promote self-awareness, and we are excited to work together in supporting spa-goers as they establish lifetime wellness rituals."

"Most people find it difficult to sustain the relaxation they feel when they leave a spa - it is almost second nature to relapse into our normal routine and hectic schedule," said Danny Levin, Hay House director of business development. "Hay House products offer self-help tools that help people relax body, mind and spirit, making our partnership with ISPA a natural fit."

About Hay House

About Hay House Hay House is the leading self-help publisher in the world. Combining NY Times Best-Selling Authors with beautiful graphics, Hay House titles are the perfect compliment to the spa experience. Their books, card decks, kits and CD's offer people tools to help them relax and think in a more positive way. Hay House is an international company with offices in Australia, the UK, India, Canada and South Africa. Their products are available in 33 countries. For additional information, please visit http://www.hayhouse.com/.

About ISPA

ISPA is recognized worldwide as the leading professional organization and voice of the spa industry. Founded in 1991, ISPA's membership is comprised of more than 2,500 health and wellness facilities and providers from 73 countries. ISPA strives to advance the professionalism of the spa industry by providing invaluable educational and networking opportunities, to promote the value of the spa experience to society and to be the authoritative voice of the spa industry.

Spas are entities devoted to enhancing overall well-being through a variety of professional services that encourage the renewal of mind, body and spirit.