ISPA Association News


This month marks ISPA's 100th Snapshot Survey!

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

To make this one even more special, we would like for you to share the survey link with as many of your massage therapists, estheticians and nail technicians as possible to participate, member or not. This month's theme was selected by our members and focuses on the job market, including what motivates those within the industry to accept or leave a job. Participants will also be entered to win a variety of prizes including 10 $50 gift cards to Amazon, iTunes, Starbucks or Target.


Industry Study Survey deadline extension

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Due to an unprecedented demand, the U.S. Spa Industry Study Survey has been extended! Spa professionals now have until the end of the month to complete Industry Study Survey. Be sure not to miss it this time, as it won't be extended again!


The 2017 Mary Tabacchi Scholarship is accepting applicants

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

For 11 years, this ISPA Foundation scholarship has been jump-starting the careers of students in the spa and hospitality industries. The recipient will receive $5,000 to offset their education expenses, a complimentary registration, a travel stipend and hotel accommodations to attend the 2017 ISPA Conference & Expo, and a one-year ISPA student membership, and will be assigned a one-year mentor to help navigate their career aspirations. Apply today.


100th Snapshot Survey comes with prizes!

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

We have opened our 100th Snapshot Survey -- can you believe it? In recognition of the milestone, the survey is open to all, members or not, and comes with prizes! Take it now and share the link to have a chance to win one of 10 $50 gift cards to Amazon, iTunes, Starbucks or Target. Our members chose the topic of the job market for the occasion. Questions will focus on what motivates those within the industry to accept or leave a job. Take it today.


Learn more about Amy Cuddy

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Social psychologist Amy Cuddy will be our opening keynote for the 2017 ISPA Conference & Expo. Learn more about her, including her books, TED Talks and what you'll get out of hearing her speak at Conference this year. Read the blog here.


Industry study survey deadline extension

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 16, 2017

Due to an unprecedented demand, the U.S. Spa Industry Study Survey has been extended! Spa professionals now have until the end of the month to complete Industry Study survey. Be sure not to miss it this time, as it won't be extended again!


Don't Miss Spa Symposium 2017

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 09, 2017

Next week, in collaboration with Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, ISPA will be hosting the 2017 Spa Symposium, which will take place March 17-18 in Bologna, Italy. The Spa Symposium will consist of a two-day conference offering ample opportunities for networking and learning with key decision-makers. It will feature a lineup of 10 top industry leaders who will share their valuable insights and experience. Hope to see you there!


Special membership offer!

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 08, 2017

If you join ISPA in March, you receive our best value of the year! In addition to your yearlong membership, you will receive four bonus months. That's 16 months of ISPA membership for the price of 12! Join before the end of the month to take advantage of it.


Help us help you

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 07, 2017

Spa professionals in the U.S. still have a few weeks to complete the Industry Study survey, but fair warning: We are coming down to the final stretch! The annual ISPA U.S. Spa Industry Study serves to keep the pulse on the state of the industry. In taking it, this is your opportunity to provide the latest market information to help shape the future of the industry for you and your peers.


Daniel Pink at #ISPA2017

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 07, 2017

Best-selling business author and professional speaker Daniel Pink will be the Day Two keynote speaker at the 2017 ISPA Conference & Expo. Pink has written three New York Times best-sellers, and his TED Talk on motivation is one of the top 10 most-watched TED Talks of all-time. Don't miss Daniel, and social psychologist Amy Cuddy, on the general session stage at the 2017 ISPA Conference & Expo. Register now!


ISPA Foundation now accepting auction donations

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 02, 2017

Donating items to the ISPA Foundation Auction is a great way to support the ISPA Foundation's initiatives, including the development of educational resources and research. The Foundation is now accepting item donations for this year's auction, to take place at #ISPA2017.


Industry Study survey

ISPA SmartBrief | Mar 01, 2017

If you are a spa professional in the U.S., you still have a chance to take the Industry Study survey! The annual ISPA U.S. Industry Study serves to keep the pulse on the state of the industry. In taking it, this is your opportunity to provide the latest market information to help shape the future of the industry for you and your peers.


2 weeks to Spa Symposium

ISPA SmartBrief | Feb 28, 2017

The 2017 Spa Symposium, presented in collaboration with Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, will take place March 17 and 18 in Bologna, Italy. The Spa Symposium will consist of a two-day conference offering ample opportunities for networking and learning with key decision-makers. It will feature a lineup of 10 top industry leaders, who will share their valuable insights and experience. Hope to see you there!




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