Massage Envy Spa-Glendale was recognized by the franchisor in 2009 for having the largest year-over-year growth of any location from 2007 to 2008. Garsten stated in a release that the company will see 10% revenue growth this year compared to 2009. The shop raises funds for numerous local charities and employs 50 people, including 40 licensed therapists and estheticians.
For more information, call (818) 246-3689.
Coat drive to help families in Armenia
The Unified Young Armenians organization has launched a coat drive to benefit needy families in Armenia.
Through Dec. 31, the group is accepting gently used coats and sweaters at its headquarters, 1100 Sonora Ave., Suite 106, as well as United Shipping Group and Universal Service Exchange locations around the region.
Locations in Glendale include 1307 E. Colorado Blvd., 1741 W. Glenoaks Blvd. and 1019 Palmer Ave. For more information on the Coat to Warm the Heart Project, call (818) 971-5065.
Nestle names new executive vice president
Nestle, the Swiss food giant with U.S. headquarters in Glendale, has named Patrice Bula executive vice president in charge of strategic business units, marketing and sales. He will succeed Petraea Heynike, who is retiring after more than 38 years with Nestlé.
Bula, currently in charge of the Greater China Region for Nestle, will take the new post effective May 1.