Massage Envy Names Chief Financial Officer

Massage Envy, the largest national massage therapy and skincare services franchise, has named Paul Malek chief financial officer. “Paul has the rich experience and financial expertise to support our domestic and international growth initiatives,” says CEO Joe Magnacca. “He is a skilled financial strategist, an exceptional leader and understands the services industry and multi-unit business models. We are excited to have him join the leadership team.” Malek is a certified public accountant and holds more than 20 years of experience in finance in a variety of industries. He spent eight years serving as chief financial officer for Cadence Education, a leader in early childhood education with a network of more than 140 private preschools. Prior to this role, he was vice president of finance with Troon Golf, which operates 170 golf courses in 29 countries and 34 states. Malek also spent nine years in public accounting, working with numerous public and privately held companies ranging in size from small growth stage companies to large corporations with more than $6 billion in assets. "I am excited to join a fantastic team at Massage Envy,” says Malek. “It is a brand that I have admired over the years and I am looking forward to contributing to the company's growth and expansion in the U.S. and internationally.”