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New Editor Named For ISPA's Pulse Magazine

Tuesday, 14 July 2009

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The International SPA Association is pleased to announce Rebekah Sellers as the new editor of Pulse and LiveSpa magazines. Sellers will provide a strong point of view in the spa industry as she manages stories to help spa professionals excel in their businesses. Sellers is a graduate of Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX with a degree in Communication. Prior to her work with ISPA, she served as editor of Desert Currents magazine in Laughlin, NV and as an editor at NOW magazines outside of Dallas, TX.

"I joined the ISPA team just over a year ago as assistant editor, and have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know the spa industry and the association members," Sellers said. "I am excited about my new role, and am eager to dive in and continue the tradition of editorial excellence while seeking out ways to make Pulse even better."

"We are excited to bring the readers of Pulse and LiveSpa a fresh voice," said ISPA President Lynne McNees. "We look forward to working with Rebekah to bring the latest spa news and trends to the forefront of the industry."

Pulse - The magazine for the Spa Professional, has been published by ISPA since 1999. The magazine aims to advance the business of spa professionals by informing them of the latest trends and practices and promoting the wellness aspects of spa. Pulse connects people, nurtures their personal and professional growth and enhances their ability to network and succeed in the spa industry. Find out more about Pulse here.

LiveSpa is an annual, timeless publication targeted at educating the consumer on all things spa. The magazine delves further into the questions that spa newcomers and veterans need answers to, but are often to shy to ask. Everything from tipping to modesty issues are addressed. LiveSpa is distributed at September's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York, to a selected group of consumers and through ISPA's 3,200 members in 83 countries. You can view a digital copy of LiveSpa on ISPA's Web site.

About the International SPA Association

ISPA is recognized worldwide as the leading professional organization and voice of the spa industry. Founded in 1991, ISPA advances the spa industry by providing invaluable educational and networking opportunities, promoting the value of the spa experience and speaking as the authoritative voice to foster professionalism and growth. More details on ISPA are available on http://www.experienceispa.com/.

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