A therapist for 25 years, creator of SuccessfulMassageTherapist.org & www.IreneDiamond.com, founder of Active Myofascial Therapy: The Diamond Method, and Massage Hall of Fame inductee, Irene Diamond is the secret weapon behind many of the world’s most successful therapists. Through strategic insight and knowledge she takes thera-preneurs’ businesses from good to great. Irene Diamond is a well-loved massage business coach and mentor, and the "secret weapon" behind many of the world's most successful wellness businesses. As the founder of San Francisco, California's first wellness center she knows what it takes to run a thriving massage business. Irene is also the creator of Active Myofascial Therapy: The Diamond Method, one of the most fast-acting hands-on and movement based rehabilitation therapies for myofascial dysfunction and pain. Diamond is proud to be an inductee in the Massage World Hall of Fame. More info: IreneDiamond.com
David Kent is the founder of Kent Health Systems. He has developed a line of products to assess, educate and document the myofascial causes of pain. David’s systems are used throughout the world by hospitals, medical, dental, chiropractic, physical therapy clinics and professional sports teams. David opened his clinic in 1992 and continues to treat patients. He teaches Full Body Gross Anatomy Dissection seminars at the University of South Florida and also teaches Manual Therapy and Practice Building seminars. He is a regular contributor for numerous trade journals on topics including dissection, postural analysis, trigger points, manual therapy and practice building.
Drew Freedman is the CEO and founder of Learn2Tape. He is a Board Certified Massage Therapist as well as a Certified Kinesiology Taping Specialist. He is a graduate from the University of South Florida’s Sports Medicine program where he also served as an Athletic Trainer and Massage Therapist to many professional & collegiate teams as well as Olympic athletes. He originally started using kinesiology tape in the early 2000’s and eventually became a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP™) through the Kinesio Association in 2007.
Stephanie Beck, Owner of SRB Solutions, is an Educator and Advocate for the online marketing success of chiropractors, massage therapists, acupuncturists and spa owners. Stephanie is a three time Amazon Best Selling author of Social MisAlignments: The Chiropractor’s Guide to Marketing Online; Social Trigger Points; and Small Business Trendsetters Volume 2. She is a contributing author on The Ethics of Touch 2nd Edition. Stephanie has been quoted in over 230 business journals, radio and television stations. She currently serves on the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education Board of Directors as Website and Marketing Director. www.srbsolution.net
Donald Quinn Dillon, RMT is a practitioner, author and speaker. He has lectured across Canada, with dozens of his articles appearing in Canadian, American and Australian massage publications. Don is the recipient of four awards from the Ontario Massage Therapist Association, One Concept’s Massage Therapist of the Year 2012, and he is one of the founding members of Massage Therapy Radio. His website, www.dondillon-rmt.com, provides a variety of resources for massage therapists.