12 Days of PCA Day 12: Making an Impact

Welcome to the final day of our 12 Days of PCA celebration. Hopefully, you've been following along as we've been announcing the winners of our annual Professional's Choice Awards this year. This year, instead of giving you all 49 winners (plus the finalists) at once, we decided to break them up into fun groups to give you a few of the winners each day over the last 12 days. For our last day, we're announcing the winners of the Making an Impact group, which includes your favorite company for product education, favorite company for manufacturer support, favorite spa consultant, and most influential spa leader. Find out who were our winners and finalists below:

Favorite Company for Product Education: Eminence Organic Skin Care 


Spa and Wellness Show

IECSC Florida | October 6-7, 2019

Join us in Fort Lauderdale for the 22nd IECSC Florida event! The conference program features dozens of sessions and a variety of specialized tracks taught by industry experts. Don’t miss our Beauty Education, free Healthcare & Wellness Session and six CBD-focused classes – all new for 2019! Register by September 3 and save $10 per day on admission and up to $100 on conference. Exhibit hall admission includes access to 200+ exhibitors and 30+ free classes. Don't miss IECSC Florida – the southeast’s leading spa and wellness show!
  • Jane Iredale 
  • Dermalogica 
  • Pevonia
  • Osmosis Pür Medical Skincare

Favorite Company for Manufacturer Support: Living Earth Crafts/Earthlite 


  • HydraFacial
  • LightStim 
  • Silhouet-Tone 
  • Gharieni 

Favorite Spa Consultant: Christi Cano, President and Founder, Innovative Spa Productions


  • Amy McDonald Founder and CEO, Under a Tree, Health and Wellness Consulting
  • Jim Croghan, CEO, Identity Hospitality  
  • Lynn Curry, President and co-owner, Resources for Leisure Assets USA 
  • Jane Segerberg, President and Founder, Segerberg Spa Consulting

Most Influential Spa Leader: William Wesley Myers, Regional Director of Spa & Wellness, North America Langham Hotels & Resorts


  • Simon Marxer, Group Director, Miraval Spas
  • Catherine Strange Warren, Vice President of Spa and Wellness, Carillon Miami Wellness Resort 
  • Boldijarre Koronczay, President, Eminence Organic Skin Care 
  • Barbara Close, Founder and CEO, Naturopathica

Congratulations to all of our winners and finalists of the Making an Impact group, and to all of the winners and finalists awarded this year. Check the related stories tab below for a complete list of PCA stories from this year, and check back here on American Spa on Monday, 11/27, for a round up story featuring all winners and finalists. As always, thank you, our professionals, without whom this wouldn't be possible. Keep an eye here, on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for upcoming info on the 2018 Professional's Choice Awards.


12 Days of PCA Day Eleven: For the Body

12 Days of PCA Day Ten: Soothing and Natural         

12 Days of PCA Day Nine: Final Touches

12 Days of PCA Day Eight: For the Skin     

12 Days of PCA Day Seven: For Hair and Sun     

12 Days of PCA Day Six: For Your Spa

12 Days of PCA Day Five: For Hands and Feet       

12 Days of PCA Day Four: A Day at the Spa      

12 Days of PCA Day Three: Getting Equipped

12 Days of PCA Day Two: Specialized Spas     

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