Newbury Spa

October 19, 2006 18:45 ET

Newbury Spa Celebrates Grand Opening

Spa Partners With the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation for Inaugural Event

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 19, 2006) - Newbury Spa, Calgary's newest premium day spa, today opened its doors to friends, family and other VIPS at its grand opening launch party at its trendy downtown location on 11th Avenue's Design District. The Spa, which will officially open for business on November 1st, also announced its partnership with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) and goal to raise $20,000 for breast cancer research, education and awareness by the year's end.

Newbury Spa will donate 15 per cent of each spa treatment to the CBCF-Prairies/NWT Chapter until December 31st, 2006. Along with the monetary donation, the Spa also announced it will provide free spa treatments to those diagnosed with and surviving breast cancer on November 8th and 9th.

"At Newbury Spa we focus on the little things to ensure our clients receive the pampering, service and attention they deserve when visiting a day spa," said Derek DeLeon, President of Newbury Spa. "Newbury Spa isn't about indulging, it's about deserving and those who are living with and survived breast cancer are some of the most deserving. We are honored to provide them with the free treatments and believe our clients will be happy knowing part of their money is going towards a very worthy cause for the remainder of 2006."

Tamara Collins, with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation attended Thursday's launch.

"The Prairies/NWT Chapter is delighted that Newbury Spa will contribute to creating a future without breast cancer," said Collins. "It's great to see the continued support and involvement from the Calgary community, and the Chapter is thrilled to work with Newbury Spa, as they will make a significant contribution to the CBCF this year and years to come."

Newbury Spa is modeled after high-end spas in some of the world's most fashionable cities including New York, London, and the famous shopping area in Boston - Newbury Street. It's high-end loft design and natural, organic interior decor is a refreshing escape from the busyness of this bustling city. Newbury provides facials, massages, manicures and pedicures, body wraps, and steam rooms for men and women, and has individual as well as couples treatment rooms.

Breast cancer patients and survivors can call 403.265.7499 to book their complimentary spa treatment for November 8th or November 9th. Please note that space is limited and appointments are taken on a first come first serve basis.

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About Newbury Spa

Newbury Spa is Calgary's newest premium day spa, providing spa-goers an experience not found at any other spa in the city. Newbury's warm, highly trained staff are committed to the highest standards of professionalism and cleanliness, and pamper guests in Newbury's modern and inviting environment. Services include: facials, massages, manicures and pedicures, body treatments, waxing, steam rooms and packages for men and women. Newbury does the little things to delight customers and believes in not only an indulging experience for customers, but a deserving one.

Contact Information

  • Media contact:
    Jennifer Peters
    Brookline Public Relations Inc. for Newbury Spa
    (403) 538-5642 ext 102 or Cell: (403) 542-6751
    Secondary media contact:
    Hilary Pettersen
    Brookline Public Relations Inc. for Newbury Spa
    (403) 538-5641 ext 107 or Cell: (403) 969-6983