The International SPA Association (ISPA) has announced the winners of the 2023 ISPA New Product Awards. This is the inaugural year of the program, which celebrates ISPA Resource Partner members for their breakthrough achievements through products launched in the last 12 months. Each member company received one complimentary entry as a benefit of membership.
ISPA is thrilled to announce a trio of extraordinary 2024 ISPA Conference Power Session keynotes featuring leadership development authority Ryan Leak, innovation and resilience scholar Suneel Gupta and MMA expert-turned-philanthropist Justin Wren. These keynotes will elevate the unique ISPA experience with lessons that will help ISPA members and their businesses take practical steps to achieve their professional dreams. Registration is now open and spa industry professionals can lock in early bird registration rates for the event, which will be held from April 23 – 25, 2024 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ.
The ISPA Foundation Board announces its officers for 2023-24. Taking office for the 501(c)(3) organization are Todd Shaw, chair, and Ella Kent, vice chair. Both Shaw and Kent previously served as chairs of the International SPA Association and on the ISPA Foundation Board. Through this experience, they have vast institutional knowledge of the mission to improve and enhance the value of the spa experience internationally through research and education.
The International SPA Association (ISPA) announces Tammy Pahel, vice president of spa operations for Carillon Miami Wellness Resort, as the 2024 ISPA Dedicated Contributor Award winner. Pahel will accept the award at the 32nd annual ISPA Conference, to be held at the Phoenix Convention Center from April 23 to 25, 2024.
The International SPA Association (ISPA) announces Michael G. Tompkins, managing director and executive recruiter at Hutchinson Consulting: An Arch Amenities Group company, as the 2024 ISPA Visionary Award winner. Tompkins will accept the award at the 32nd annual ISPA Conference, to be held at the Phoenix Convention Center from April 23 to 25, 2024.
The International SPA Association (ISPA) announced the winners of the 2023 ISPA Expo Awards earlier this month at the 2023 ISPA Conference held at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. This was the inaugural year for the ISPA Expo Awards, which celebrate exhibitors’ hard work and creative energy in a fun way during the spa industry organization’s annual Conference.
The International SPA Association (ISPA) released the findings of the 2023 ISPA U.S. Spa Industry Study, which indicate continued industry growth after the previous year’s initial recovery from a COVID-era downturn.
The International SPA Association (ISPA) has announced the 2023 ISPA Board of Directors and officers. The five elected directors will begin their term during the 2023 ISPA Conference May 9-11, 2023.
The International SPA Association (ISPA) has announced winners of the 2022 ISPA Innovate Awards. The ISPA Innovate Awards celebrate members whose thoughtful and creative innovations advance the spa industry. For the past 10 years the awards have highlighted spas and resource partners who implemented new and innovative business practices, philanthropic efforts and technologies.
ISPA is thrilled to unveil a group of extraordinary 2023 ISPA Conference Power Session keynotes featuring intentional living aficionado Neil Pasricha, collaboration expert Erica Dhawan and mental health advocate Ben Nemtin. As an inspirational event for spa professionals like no other, the annual Conference will bring together a diverse blend of voices and creative energy to form a one-of-a-kind experience that will help ISPA members and their businesses thrive. Registration is now open and spa industry professionals can lock in early bird registration rates for the event, which will be held from May 9-11 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV.