Director of Spa & Sports Club at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
Cecilia Hercik formed C-SPA Consulting as president in 2013 with the goal of contributing to spa organizations and collaborating with inspired people to create sustainable and meaningful spa business solutions. Cecilia Hercik brings over 25 years of experience in resort and day spa openings, both nationally and internationally, and has an extensive background in spa management and hospitality operations. She has worked for such companies as Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, Aveda-Neill Corporation, Waldorf Astoria Resorts and WTS International Spa Consulting Company. An Advertisement & Marketing graduate of the Instituto Metropolitano of Lima, Peru and with Leadership courses at FCCJ Jacksonville, Florida, Cecilia is fluent in both English and Spanish. She is also certified by the Global College of Natural Medicine as a Nutritional Consultant. Cecilia started her career working in various management positions with The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company for 12 years, eventually becoming their first Executive Spa Director at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in New Orleans. She then spent the next two years as the Corporate Spa Director for Aveda-Neill Corporation overseeing 10 Day Spas Salons before returning back to resort spa operations as the Director of Spa Sales & Operation for the renowned Spa Grande at The Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, a Waldorf Astoria Resort. At Spa Grande, Cecilia was responsible for the full operation of the renowned 50,000 square foot spa facility with its 40 treatment rooms and 200 workers for over 7 years. In September of 2011, she joined WTS International as the Regional Director of Spa Operations for Hawaii responsible for the day to day operations for 2 High-end spas, the the award winning Kapalua Spa in Maui, a 45,000 square foot Destination Spa, and the Spa at Trump Waikiki Hotel at Oahu, a luxurious Boutique Spa. And now, she is the owner and founder of C SPA Consulting & Management firm offering an array of Spa, beauty and Wellness Services. Hercik is a member of the International Spa Association (ISPA) as well as a member and the Board Treasurer for the Hawaii Spa Association (Hi-Spa). She is also a member of Maui's Hui Hoaloha, a dedicated group of successful women who represent a diverse cross section of the community and who continue to impact the lives of others through their philanthropy.