Nominate Your Spa for DAYSPA's Top Honors 2012

It's time to tell us what's special about your spa!

It’s awards season here at DAYSPA and we would like once again to invite you to submit your spa nominations for consideration as DS Top Honors winners! We are always excited about this annual opportunity to learn about your achievements in the spa industry, whether they’re in the fields of marketing, design, staffing, customer service and/or social responsibility. We carefully review—and enjoy—every single submission, and never cease to be amazed at the creative energy with which spa owners, directors and managers operate their businesses. That’s why we are looking forward to receiving this year’s nominations—and to announcing the winners come January, 2013!

We've also extended the deadline! The new deadline for submissions is October 31, 2012!

The Top Honors categories are as follows:
DAYSPA Diamond honors a single-location spa that has mastered every aspect of the business.
Top Design honors a facility with outstanding functionality, originality of design, beauty and comfort.
Top Boutique honors the spa that has done an exceptional job of buying and merchandising products to maximize retail income.
Top Green Spa celebrates a facility that has gone above and beyond to incorporate green and/or organic ingredients and practices.
Top Entrepreneur honors a spa owner who has made exceptional business strides in a short period of time under competitive and challenging circumstances.
Top Employee recognizes a VIP staff member who goes above and beyond to enhance clients’ experiences and demonstrate devotion to your spa.
Top Wellness Center honors a spa that exemplifies an outstanding hybrid of total health and beauty services.
Top Destination Spa recognizes a facility within a hotel or resort that provides exceptional service and treatments that also complement the spa’s surroundings.
Top Marketing Campaign or Promotion honors an exceptional strategy that brings in new clients, generates word-of-mouth buzz and draws media attention.
Top Website highlights a spa with an online web presence that not only provides information about treatments and services, but also helps to improve the overall guest experience.

Enter online here!

To nominate a spa for one or more of the above honors, please send the following:
1. high-resolution (300 dpi) images
2. a media kit and/or spa promotional materials
3. a brief letter explaining why the nominee meets the criteria for the category(ies)

Submissions may be emailed to me at or mailed to DAYSPA Top Honors, 7628 Densmore Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406. All entries must be received by October 31. Also, to give you a leg up, we’ve put together a fabulous article about how to capture attention-grabbing photographs of your spa. Good luck!

Please note: The winners' stories and photos will be featured as an exclusive on the DAYSPA website in January, 2013. We will design a logo for winners to use on marketing materials.