Pulse May 2018 - Page 26

MEMBER NEWS B Y TA R A S A L A H E L D I N A N D K E L L Y H E I T Z THE SPA SHIFT ● danielle doran joins Saltability as client development Manager. ● Andrea Fisher has been named Spa Manager at Sonora Resort. ● Patrick Huey has been named corporate Spa director at Montage Hotels and Resorts. ● LaFlore Probiotics has named Glenny Legendre Executive vice President of Sales and Marketing. OPEN FOR BUSINESS Danielle Doran Andrea Fisher Patrick Huey BRILLIANT IDEA Rancho La Puerta in Tecate, Mexico, has partnered with professional obstacle racer Michael Mark to develop a custom designed obstacle course race (ocR) at The Ranch. The course features obstacles like mud pits, monkey bars, walls and cargo nets, among others. To celebrate the course’s official opening, Rancho La Puerta hosted a special obstacle course race week Feb. 3-9. Marriott International has partnered with S’well, the eco- friendly water bottle brand, to provide a way for guests to remain hydrated on their travels. S’well’s aluminum bottles will be available in all Element Hotel rooms for guests to purchase during their stay, forgoing traditional plastic water bottles. NEW ON THE MENU 1. The Spa at The Elms Hotel in Excelsior Springs, Missouri, has added a Thermal Massage and Herbal Thai Massage to its menu of offerings, which are the first and only ones of their kind in the Kansas city region. The Spa at The Elms Hotel has also been selected to be the market’s exclusive vendor of Sothys. 2. Starting in April, One Ocean Resort & Spa in Jacksonville, Florida, began offering a respite from the pressures of technology and work schedules with their digital detox couples Getaway program, a weekend immersed with relaxation and stunning beachfront views. 24 PULSE ■ May 2018 Glenny Legendre 1 2