Industry Update
Appointment30 September 2016

Jana Powers

Appointed Spa Director
At The Ballantyne, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Charlotte - NC, USA

 Jana PowersThe Ballantyne, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Charlotte hasappointed Jana Powers as spa director. With 19 years of experience in spa, wellness and hospitalityoperations management, Powers has a strong skillset in employee development, revenue generation andcreation of spa menus and wellness programs. As spa director, Powers will oversee and manage all facetsof spa operations, as well as continually work to develop and enhance the overall guest experience at TheSpa at Ballantyne. Most recently, Powers served as spa director at The Spa at Éilan at Éilan Hotel and Spa in San Antonio,Texas. In her role, Powers oversaw marketing initiatives and led quality control efforts. Before that, Powers was spa director at Rhode Island’s only Forbes Five-Star recognized spa, OH! Spa atOcean House. Powers also worked in Charlottesville, Virginia as a spa director at ACAC Fitness andWellness Centers and the AAA Four-Diamond rated Boar’s Head, a destination resort. Earlier in her career, Powers worked in restaurant management in Key West, Florida at the Pier HouseResort and Caribbean Spa and the Wyndham Casa Marina Resort. Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Powers received a degree in performing arts at the University ofMemphis.
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