Industries that purport to relieve stress are experiencing a banner market, as more people say they are frazzled and need a piece of peace. “We took a luxury and made it part of a normal health and wellness plan,” said Greg Esgar, chief financial officer of Massage Envy, which boasts 892 locations in 47 states.
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Marcia Connelley and Terri Paradise, who formerly worked together at a payroll company, decided to go into business together by opening a spa in Kentucky under the Massage Envy brand. After experiencing initial difficulties with finances and advertising, they were able to get their spa back on the right track with the help of advisers […]
The Massage Envy journey over the last 10 years just defies the economic climate. Launched in 2002, the company just opened its 808th location and, recognizing the value, Roark Capital acquired the franchise earlier this month. They also celebrated their 50 millionth massage. In just 10 years, the franchise has grown to more than 800 […]