spa development

Jaime Huffman Joins Universal Companies as Senior Vice President of Spa Development

Universal Companies announced that Jaime Huffman, MPH, joined its team as senior vice president of spa development. In her new role, Huffman will lead the product development, education, and equipment teams. “We are very glad to welcome Jaime to the team,” says Brenda Elliott, CEO of Universal Companies. “She has an impressive resume, with more than 25 years of leadership experience in spa, hospitality, education, and healthcare. Her experience and understanding of the complexities involved in delivering an exceptional spa experience makes her a perfect fit for this spa development position.” Most recently, Huffman was executive spa director, member of...

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Appoints New Group Director of Spa

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group announced the appointment of Jeremy McCarthy as group director of spa, who will be based at the group’s corporate offices in Hong Kong , and will lead and manage the global activities of Mandarin Oriental’s spa division. With more than 24 years of hotel and leisure services experience, McCarthy was most recently the director of spa development and operations at Starwood Hotels and Resorts , where he was responsible for expanding the company’s spa division, growing the brand and providing conceptual design advice, and project management for new spas. He has also served on various spa...