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Justin S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 19, 2014

Justin S.

Internationally Recognized Spa Professional
   United States
  |   Rio Rancho, NM

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Minimum Hourly Rate $44

I am a 27 year veteran of the Hospitality industry specializing in guest/client centered concept, design and business development. Specifically I have 25 years in the spa and wellness fields in both hotel and free-standing environments.

I currently operate an international wellness consulting firm and serve as Senior Vice President of Development for a second spa development company. Between large projects I work with smaller, local and national service-based businesses, helping them improve their operational viability. Working with...

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*Experienced | Innovative | Detailed | Professional*

I have extensive experience as an owner, operator and consultant across several industries. My clients include some of the largest global hotel operators as well as hidden culinary gems in small towns. The diversity of my projects has broadened my areas of expertise to include creative, technical, operational, design, logistics and financial related opportunites. While I am a globally recognized expert in Spa, Wellness and Hospitality, many of my services can apply to other industries.

Core Services:

* FEASIBILITY STUDIES (Reports, Worksheets, Consulting and Positioning Recommendations)
* BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT (Planning, Ideas, Vetting, Unique Selling Propositions, Re-alignment)
* BUSINESS PLAN REVIEWS (Proforma, P&L Assessment, Competitive Set)
* OPERATIONAL SYSTEMS (Standard Operating Procedures, Job Descriptions, Custom Financial Worksheets and Tracking Systems, Secret Shopper)
* CUSTOMER RELATIONS (Core Standards, Systems, Ideas)

Specialties:

* CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT (Story/Theme for Your Business, Menu of Services, Visual Presence, Market Research)
* BRANDING (Brand Positioning, Company Culture, Standards)
* CREATIVE SERVICES (Ideation, Innovation, Re-branding, Brainstorming, Vision)
* WRITING (Blog Articles, Technical Writing, Reviews, Consumer Relations, Reports, Proofreading, Copy Editing, Creative Writing, Manuals, Systems, Instruction, Tutorials)

Other:

* OPERATIONAL REVIEWS (on-site business assessment)
*...

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consulting
financial model
spa
branding
operations
customer service
writing
creative writing
business plan
market research
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