- On August 12, 2019
Congratulations to our Movers, Shakers & Decision Makers!
Our extraordinary Spa Industry is continuously evolving through innovation and transformation.
Highly appreciated professionals in the Spa community are taking on new
challenges and positions as they start a new venture in their career.
Charlotte Prescott, Director of Spa & Fitness, Fisher Island Club, Fisher Island
Congratulations to our FSA President, Charlotte on her new position as Director of Spa & Fitness at Fisher Island Club. Charlotte was previously the Director of Spa, Fitness & Retail at the renowned Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. A veteran to the spa industry, Charlotte also served as Director of Spa and Wellness at Canyon Ranch Miami. A truly skilled professional, Charlotte also has past experience as a vendor having worked for Aromatherapy Associates. With her pristine reputation in the spa space, there’s no doubt that Charlotte will be triumphant as she leads her team on her new journey. We are so proud of you, Charlotte. Bravo!!
Jamie Bowden, Director of Guest Experience, JW Marriott Marco Island, Marco Island
Jamie has just accepted his new role as Director of Guest Experience at the JW Marriott Marco Island. Working hand in hand with Paul Nunez, Director of Spa, Fitness and Wellness, Jamie will oversee the Pool, Beaches and Recreation, making the JW Marriott “The Place” for an astounding Spa and Wellness experience. Previously Jamie was Spa Director at Relâche Spa at the Gaylord Hotel in Orlando and prior the Associate Spa Director at the Ritz Carlton Orlando Grande Lakes. Jamie has an amazing background in spa coming up the ranks as a certified personal trainer, a spa supervisor, and spa manager who worked his way to being a Director. Best wishes to Jamie for such an enormous accomplishment in his career. Way to go, Jamie!
Crystal Steere, Spa Manager at Pope Golf / Pope Properties, Koquina Sand Spa, Naples
A short time ago Crystal took on a new position as Spa Manager at Pope Golf, a prestigious Country Club/Golf Community. Previously Crystal was the Spa Director at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, managed by WTS International. With a solid record as a successful Spa leader in properties such as Naples Grande Beach Resort & Golden Door Spa in addition to other high profile properties in the Naples vicinity as well as a certified personal trainer in the spa space, Crystal has proven to be proficient in the spa market. Taking on her new role at Pope Golf, we know that she is already an asset to her team and club. We wish Crystal much happiness and achievement in her new journey. Well done Crystal!
Shawn Shortall, Spa Director at Naples Beach Resort, WTS International, Inc., Naples
Let give a shout out to Shawn for his new role as Spa Director at Naples Beach Resort and Spa, managed by WTS International, Inc. Formerly Shawn was the acting Spa Director at Bellezza Spa in Miami for over 7 years. Prior to that, he was Managing Director at HiH in Orlando for 3 years and has a proven track record as a first-rate Spa Director and leader in the industry. Working for the highly respected WTS International Company, we’re confident that Shawn will bring lots of knowledge and expertise to his team at Naples Beach Resort. Congratulations Shawn!
Kym Dianovich, Director of Pro Sales at NuFACE
Kudos to Kym who has recently accepted the position of Director of Pro Sales at NuFace. Prior to this new journey in her career, Kym was National Sales Director at Kerstin Florian International before becoming Vice President of Sales for over 3 years. Kim also held Manager positions at highly respected companies such as Mio Skincare & Mama Mio, Intraceuticals and Pevonia International. NuFace, a friend and loyal supporter of the FSA for many years, looks forward to working with Kym. Wishing Kym the best of luck at NuFace!
Alia Hosch, Business Development Manager at Circadia by Dr. Pugliese
Best wishes to Alia who presently accepted the position of Business Development Manager at Circadia. Previously she was the Regional Account Executive for Control Corrective. A Florida resident, Alia was also the Eastern Regional Account and Brand Manager for SOTHYS-USA for over 9 years. During that time, Alia also founded Soul Amenities and Spa Splurge, a hospitality supplier, for over 6 years. Alia brings years of experience to her new company at Circadia. Her expertise in sales and client relationships makes her an asset in her new role. We wish Alia all the best in her new endeavor. Bravo Alia!