Course #1: Spa Start Up, Management & Operations
This outstanding compilation of critical opening & operational data outlines full-scale Spa Start Up and Management details, beginning in the formative stages of your spa’s development, and takes you right through to your grand opening and into the life of your career.
Course #2: Spa Management & Operations
Just like our Course #1, this program is chalked full of critical operational data, including hard to find industry-specific information; best business basics; proven practices; business prototypes, templates and tools, that will push you miles ahead of your competition.
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We educate Spa Professionals on how to start up and run spa businesses.
Who we are
Spas2b Inc. is a full-service Spa Business Development and Education company based in Ontario, Canada. The company draws on the experience of its President, Leslie Lyon.
Spas2b Inc. specializes in Online Spa Management Distance Ed Courses, which make it possible for global spa professionals to achieve their Certificate in Spa Management, in 40 - 50 hours, or less.
Now with CIBTAC's endorsement of quality assurance for the best training and Spas2b's established reputation in over 60 countries around the globe, you, your customers, your students and staff can feel secure in knowing your Spa Management credentials are recognized as being among the highest business standards in the world; tailored to provide for the requirements of the international industry.
And if you don't require certification, but are looking for premium industry-specific resource materials, we have a business library full of education and training tools available in Shop Spas2b. And Leslie's Blog will be sure to provide answers and options to many of your day to day business challenges.
The Spas2b world wide professional spa community continues to grow; and is now present in over 60 countries around the world. Join us today, and see how our proven spa standards of practice can position, strengthen and grow both your business and your career.
About Leslie Lyon
Leslie has evolved with the Health and Beauty Industry for more than 30 years, participating in many aspects of the spa trade, including Cosmetologist, Esthetician, Spa Director; Spa Manager and Business Owner.
In 1980, Leslie began as a Cosmetologist.
In 1983, Leslie went on to achieve her Diploma in Esthetics and Electrology.
In 1984 her career moved quickly from Spa Service Professional to Spa Director and Lead Project Manager, when she was hired to head up the conversion of a 4,000 square foot ice skating rink inside a well-known Resort Hotel, into a 22 room, full-service Health Spa & Hair Salon. Working alongside Linda Reeves of House & Home Magazine, the spa was beautifully modeled after the popular hydrotherapy spas common in Florida at the time, and thrived in business for 25 years until the hotel's demolition in 2009.
In 1986, Leslie started up Lyonshare Consulting, a Spa Consulting company specializing in Spa Start Ups and Spa Directors.
In 2003, Lyonshare Consulting was expanded to include a strong focus on Spa Management Education, in addition to Spa Consulting.
In 2005, Lyonshare Consulting became Spas2b Inc. This advancement into Spa Management Education and Training has resulted in a large following of spa professionals from some of the most prestigious spas around the world, who run their businesses based on the Spas2b Inc. proven Spa Business Standards of Practice.
In 2011, Spas2b Inc. was recognized in 50 countries around the world, and has since expanded into over 60 countries, and growing.
In 2012, Spas2b Inc. received CIBTAC Endorsement and was awarded Continuing Educational Units (CEUs) in 7 provinces across Canada.
Today, Leslie enjoys her life and professions as a wife; mother; International Educator and Consultant, Speaker, Published Columnist, Business Blogger; and Freelance Writer.
Leslie's articles and blogs have appeared in prominent industry publications such as: DaySpa Magazine; Skin Inc.; Spa Canada; Spa Trade; Universal Companies; The Industry Source; 4Hoteliers, and numerous others.
Leslie speaks throughout North America for leading Associations, Trade Events, and Business Enterprises, including ISPA; IECSC; DSA; ESI; LSC; IPA; Universal Companies; Society of Cosmetic Chemists; Premier Spas of Ontario; and Registered Massage Therapists Association.
Leslie is also an Adviser for numerous Committees and Associations throughout North America, including: Board Adviser for International Pedicure Association (IPA); Education Committee Member for Leading Spas of Canada (LSC); Esthetics Committee Member for the National Association of Career Colleges (NACC); and Volunteer Adviser for the Canadian Executive Service Organization (CESO).