El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort and Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has named Andréa Magalhaes spa director of their Waldorf Astoria Spa. Magalhaes will be responsible for managing all aspects of the 26,000-square-foot spa. She comes to El Conquistador Resort with more than 16 years of experience in spas, salons, fitness centers, and pool operations. Most recently, Magalhaes was regional director of spa and salon operations of The Spa and Salon at Bally's Atlantic City (NJ). Prior, she was director of spa operations at Avanti Day Resort (Manalapan, NJ). In addition, Magalhaes is currently a member of the American Massage Therapy Association, International Spa Association, and the International Spa, Fitness & Hospitality Alliance, among others. “I am thrilled to be working with this iconic property in one of the Caribbean’s most beautiful islands,” says Magalhaes. “I look forward to learning more about the culture and will ensure that our spa continues to offer result-oriented treatments that combine the best ingredients with leading-edge technologies and healing practices.”
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