Washington D.C. (PRWEB) October 17, 2012
The First Annual Capital Area Wellness Recognition Rally was recently held to honor massage therapists and estheticians throughout the Greater Washington D.C. and Baltimore area. This year’s gala theme, “A Better World….Through Your Hands,” was held at the Warner Theater and attracted over 1,000 participants.
“We had a wonderful turnout for our first Wellness Recognition Rally and had a great response from the health and wellness community,” says Regional Developer Ronn Wadsworth.”Massage Envy feels it is important to honor those in the wellness community and we are looking forward to making next year’s event even better.”
Seventeen awards were given out during the night to massage therapists, estheticians and sales associates who had consistently given outstanding service. The night was packed full of entertainment, with industry professionals, nationally recognized speakers, red carpet photos, cocktails and drawings.
Featured special guest speakers were Dr. Tiffany Field, P.H.D, from the Touch Research Institute at the University of Miami Medical School, as well as CG Funk, LMT, VP of Industry Relations & Product Development at Massage Envy.
Massage Envy looks forward to sponsoring next year’s Capital Wellness Recognition Rally and making the event an even bigger success for estheticians and massage therapists in the Greater Washington D.C. and Baltimore area.
About Massage Envy
Massage Envy, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is the leading provider of therapeutic massage in the United States. The national franchise of massage centers is dedicated to providing professional and affordable therapeutic massage services to consumers with busy lifestyles at convenient times and locations. Massage Envy Spa is its newest concept, offering Murad® healthy skin facials, as well as therapeutic massages. Founded in 2002, Massage Envy has more than 800 locations in 43 states, with new centers opening every month. The company was recently named a top AllBusiness (a D&B company) AllStar Franchise, and is a member of the International Franchise Association (IFA).