Dawn McCartney is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Full Specialist and an active member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), the Florida State Massage Therapy Association (FSMTA), an... more
Dawn McCartney is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Full Specialist and an active member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), the Florida State Massage Therapy Association (FSMTA), and the Professional Beauty Association (PBA). Dawn was born in Lanoka Harbor, NJ but relocated to the St. Petersburg area in 1989 and has resided in the Tampa Bay Area since. In 2010 Dawn graduated from Cortiva Institute of Massage Therapy (Steiner Education Group) and in 2014 graduated from AVEDA Institute for Aesthetics, both as Summa Cum Laude.
In 2011, Dawn was hired by the Ritz Carlton Resort & Spa in Naples, FL as a massage therapist, but worked her way up to Spa Supervisor while filling the position as interim Spa Manager. She also assisted in lateral service in the Banquets, Fitness Center and Kitz Kids departments, but later in the year transferred to the Renaissance Vinoy in St. Petersburg and continues to provide consulting and coordination services as well as massage therapy during large groups and conventions.
Dawn currently owns and operates her full time Mobile Practice, servicing primarily local professional athletes, doctors, broadcasting cliental, and advocate for Corporate Wellness' & Initiatives. Her focus is providing, not only, therapeutic massage therapy (i.e., Neuromuscular, TrP, Ashiatsu, Bamboo Fusion and various "deep muscle" therapy), but educating her cliental in the medicinal benefits of massage therapy. She also works as an Independent Contractor for Chair Massage Health Fairs & Corporate Wellness Events.
In addition to her private mobile practice, Dawn is in the process of opening her own brick and mortar; 'All green, All Inclusive' Wellness Center in the Tampabay area.