Hearts for a Cure

You are invited to attend Hearts for a Cure, Presented by SpaCare, Organized Charitable Giving.

Union City, NJ, November 23, 2006 --(PR.com)-- The Day Spa Associations’ charitable non-profit arm, SpaCare, will again be organizing Hearts for a Cure in conjunction with the Day Spa Expo, a true Business Forum dedicated to day spa owners, operators and managers, presented to the industry by Bentley International Group, Inc., a Tradeshow & Association Management Company in cooperation with the (DSA).

This Charity and Awards celebration will be held on Thursday, February 22nd, taking place at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The evening will feature, aside from good food, drink, networking and lots of prizes and fun, the presentation of the long-standing industry awards:

The Distinguished Day Spa of the Year
The Spa Person of the Year
PLUS: Best Exhibits DSE 2007

“We are happy to extend a limited number of complimentary tickets to the press,” says Monique Iacobacci, Chairperson for this event. Press passes for the Day Spa Expo are also available through Bentley International, the trade show and conference organizer.

Hannelore Leavy, Executive Director of the Day Spa Association and Chair Person for SpaCare urges suppliers and day spas to get involved; “In order to make this the most memorable event ever, and to be able to contribute to our chosen charities, Melanoma Research Foundation and Uniquely-U, we are now accepting contributions and prizes for this evening.” Please contact Monique at 973-800-9247 for detailed information to get involved.

Please contact Shane O’Sheeran at shaneo@bentleyintl.net for your complimentary press pass to the Day Spa Expo & Business Forum and Laurie@dayspaassociation.com for your complimentary ticket to the Charity & Awards Celebration.

SpaCare – Organized Charitable Giving, a Non-Profit 501(c) corporation, was created to serve the spa industry’s charitable donation needs. It mission is to organize and manage industry-wide participation in community and national charitable activities and to promote the industry's concern and partnership with organizations resolved to reduce the impact of social, health and educational issues.

The Day Spa Association (DSA) is a professional membership-based trade organization founded in 1991. The focus is to serve as the primary business resource for day spa professionals through educational seminars and workshops, research studies, publications and Internet informational exchanges. Further, DSA advocates members' businesses by enhancing consumer awareness and demand for spa services and products. In addition, to protect consumers, DSA establishes a standard of excellence to assure the continuous elevation of professionalism and quality driven services in the day spa industry.

Contact: Hannelore R. Leavy (201) 865-2065

The Day Spa Association
Hannelore R. Leavy