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PEOPLE OF ISPA Our ISPA community is full of interesting characters and inspiring stories. Visit peopleofISPA.com to learn more about these incredible individuals. MEET Years in the spa industry: 16 Favorite spa treatment: Hydrafacial Three words to describe himself: 1. Caring 2. Ambitious 3. Detailed Daniel Poulin Corporate Spa & Fitness Manager, North & Central Americas AccorHotels, Toronto, Canada Favorite TV Show Modern Family Man of Many Talents Poulin speaks Mandarin Chinese, is a bit of a chef and can follow a dance choreography pretty well. RUNNER’S HIGH ON THE ROAD AGAIN Poulin’s favorite way to relieve stress is to run with his dog, a very fit yet crazy Jack Russell Terrier named Jacket. Poulin travels extensively for work, which takes him away from the office about eight to ten days a month. He also makes sure to use every single vacation day he has to explore old and new places around the world. The Road Less Traveled Poulin was an aerobics instructor for over 15 years and started in the days of Jazzercise. He also has a fitball video on the market. He lived in China for two years and in Lebanon for three years. He left the industry and owned a Chinese furniture store in Vancouver for 12 years before coming back in 2014. Favorite App Tripit SOCIAL CONNECTIONS accorhotels accorhotels.com @accorhotels People of ISPA Want to share your story? Visit peopleofispa.com and click “Share your story.” We can’t wait to hear from you! daniel-poulin-86907932 May 2018 ■ PULSE 71