Held in Bologna, Italy
in March, the two-day
ISPA hosted the first ever Spa
alongside the 50th
Symposium in collaboration with
offered opportunities for
networking and education to
global decision-makers. Industry
leaders from the ISPA community
shared valuable business insights
during the education sessions.
(Left to right) Jeremy McCarthy (Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group), Garrett Mersberger (Kohler Waters Spa),
ISPA Chairman Todd Shaw (The Peaks Resort & Spa), Ella Stimpson (The Spa at Sea Island), Sharilyn Abbajay
(Abbajay & Associates), Noel Asmar (Noel Asmar Group), ISPA Vice Chairman Todd Hewitt (Shangri-La
Hotels and Resorts), ISPA Foundation Chairman Frank Pitsikalis (ResortSuite), Immediate Past
Chairman Michael Tompkins (Hutchinson Consulting) and Bryan Williams (B.W. Enterprise)
Todd Shaw and Michael Tompkins experienced the
latest in massage technology.
Barbara Gavazzoli and the [ comfort zone ] team
hosted ISPA at their new Italy offices.
Sharilyn Abbajay, Ella Stimpson, Noel Asmar, Todd
Hewitt and Todd Shaw were caught relaxing in
between education sessions.
Industry leaders shared global education at the first
ISPA/COSMOPROF WORLDWIDE Spa Symposium
Frank Pitsikalis lead a panel discussion on using
analytics to improve your spa business. [Along with
Todd Hewitt, Ella Stimpson