Hand & Stone Franchise Location Opens in Whitby ON


Jun 25, 2012

Hand & Stone Massage Spa Canada Corporation announced the opening of their fourth Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa. Murray and Louise Nicholson are the most recent franchisees to join the Hand & Stone team opening in Whitby, Ontario located at 308 Taunton Road East in the Taunton Garden Power Centre.

Murray & Louise Nicholson both came from an IT background and have both held senior positions with two of the leading banks in Canada. With their incredible project management and employee relationship skills, they are certain to be a success in their new spa. Their goal is to ensure with each visit their guests receive a revitalizing experience that increases their health and wellness and also fits into their busy lifestyle.

Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa is built on a basic concept – AVAILABILITY AND AFFORDABILITY: affordably priced, open long hours including evenings and weekends, conveniently located and provides guests top quality services. Each location is open seven days per week operating from Monday through Friday, 9am – 10pm, Saturday, 8am – 6pm and Sunday, 10am to 6pm.

“We are excited to be part of the Whitby business community and are so happy that Murray & Louise have joined as owners”, said Gigi Harding, Hand & Stone Canada’s CEO. “Murray & Louise continually demonstrate their business knowledge and acumen and keen interest in helping people. Their commitment is to bring their guests affordable massage and facials in a luxurious environment, when they need it most.”

In addition to Thornhill, Aurora, Oakville and now Whitby (and soon to be open: Richmond Hill, Woodbridge and Burlington), Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spas Canada is seeking new franchisees to expand across the country. Ideal franchise candidates will have proven business experience, a commitment to excellence in customer service and a desire to run their own business within the structure of a franchised organization.