Association ConnectionsOur friends throughout the industry
(928) 284-8503 | www.azspawell.com
The Arizona Spa & Wellness Association is dedicated to sharing information and inspiring healthy lifestyle choices through spa, wellness, fitness and health. Our vision is to support the vitality and well-being of community, industry and individuals.
(877) 905-0577 | www.amtamassage.org
The American Massage Therapy Association is the largest non-profit, professional association serving massage therapists, massage students and massage schools. The association is directed by volunteer leadership and fosters ongoing, direct member-involvement through its 51 chapters. AMTA works to advance the profession through ethics and standards, the promotion of fair and consistent licensing of massage therapists in all states, and public education on the benefits of massage.
(954) 475-1246 | www.floridaspaassociation.com
The Florida Spa Association is a great organization for networking professionals to build new working relationships with others within their field. The FSA also provides continuing education, access to new products, services and employment opportunities throughout the state of Florida.
800.334.2623 | www.icmad.org
ICMAD is a non profit trade association dedicated to providing programs and services to those creative, innovative cosmetic companies to help them succeed in the rapidly changing, highly competitive cosmetics and personal care industries.
Our mission is to represent, educate and foster the growth and profitability of entrepreneurial companies in the cosmetic and personal care industries worldwide.
415-757-5097 | bayareabeautyassociation.org
The Bay Area Beauty Association (BABA) unites and welcomes all verticals of the beauty industry including brands, manufacturers, suppliers, packaging companies, technology and e-commerce beauty companies, salon and spa businesses and independent beauty professionals. BABA provides resources, education, and support to its members via quarterly events, online webinars, a membership platform, job bank and corporate partnership that members can enjoy both professionally and personally.
Green Spa Network is a community of people who are leading the way to transform the spa industry to be more efficient, sustainable, and earth-friendly. Our work goes beyond the direct impact we individually and collectively as spas make on our natural environment — we are environmental ambassadors and spokespeople to the millions of spa visitors we come into contact with every year.
+603 2858 7800 | www.amspa.org.my
AMSPA is the loudest voice and strongest influence in representing the Malaysian spa industry within the country as well as outside Malaysia. Among of the efforts that we will undertake are to continue and enhance the good relationships that we have achieved with the various government ministries, departments and agencies, pursuing their on-going programmes and exploring new initiatives and programmes for the benefits of our members.
The National Aesthetic Spa Network is a non-profit organization which offers complimentary membership, affordable educational events and business scholarships to skincare and spa entrepreneurs. For more information or to apply for a scholarship visit NASN
The mission of the NCEA is to define standards of practice through certification and continuing education accreditation in order to represent and advocate for the esthetic profession.
(557) 788-4873 | www.thespaconnect.com
Their first event was held March 2011 at the Grand Hyatt in Carlsbad with over 100 spa directors in attendance, Dr. Murad as the keynote speaker and 40 vendors. Since then they have held events in the areas of Ojai, Orange County, San Diego and even sailing on a presidential yacht. Spa Connection is now entering it’s 3rd successful year in 2013 and the 4 partners still meet around that big grandiose table in Spa Gregories to discuss their next plan of attack!
952.925.9731 | www.sspatoday.com
The Salon & Spa Professional Association is a community of salon professionals in the Upper Midwest connected by a common passion for learning, growing and raising the professionalism of the entire salon industry. Through our legislative advocacy and activism you have a strong voice in our communities, our industry, and with our government.
Info@NYC-SA.com | www.newyorkcityspaassociation.com
Connecting the local Spa community through innovative networking between local business and international spa vendors. Providing business strategy, marketing, secret shopping, staffing solutions for spas, retailers and wholesalers.
(407) 786-3307 | www.fsmta.org
The FSMTA, (Florida State Massage Therapy Association) was established in 1939! The FSMTA is an advocate for both Massage Therapists, and the Massage Therapy profession. The FSMTA has been a consistent source for success, and for uniting new and established Massage Therapists. FSMTA host the annual Florida Massage Convention and Trade Show, which is the largest in the nation. The Convention is open to members and non-members as well. FSMTA’s membership is open to practitioners in all 50 states, as well as businesses, massage schools, and supporting organizations. There are 19 Chapters located throughout Florida. Membership has many benefits including a professional publication, newsletters, legislative updates,continuing education, travel, product and educational discounts and much more. Visit www.fsmta.org to learn more and to join today.
800-296-0664 | www.ncbtmb.org
The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) is an independent, private, nonprofit organization founded in 1992. The mission of NCBTMB is to define and advance the highest standards in the massage therapy and bodywork profession. In support of this mission, NCBTMB serves the profession through Board Certification, Approved Providers, and Assigned Schools.