Jessica Candy Appointed Director of Spa of Montage Kapalua Bay
MAUI, HI (March 31, 2022) – Montage Kapalua Bay has appointed Jessica Candy as director of spa of the 24-acre cliffside resort. A passionate professional with nearly two decades of experience at a plethora of wellness facilities throughout the U.S. and Hawaii, Candy will lead all day-to-day operations at Spa Montage, including program development, recruitment, and training.
“We are delighted to have Jessica overseeing Spa Montage Kapalua Bay, and we look forward to her putting her skills to work leading the team in the creation of rewarding spa and wellness experiences for our guests and residents,” said Matt Bailey, general manager of Montage Kapalua Bay.
Candy joined Montage Kapalua Bay from Lanai after spending the past three years as director of spa at Hawanawana Spa at Four Seasons Resort Lanai. Along with growing and mentoring the resort’s spa and wellness team while staying on top of industry trends, she was intimately involved in the refinement and implementation of new product lines and services.
Previously, Candy worked in numerous management positions at spa wellness spaces and medical facilities across the country. She held positions as spa manager overseeing operations and management of spa and fitness offerings at the Resort at Squaw Creek in Olympic Valley, California; spa operations manager at Skincare Butik, a specialized skincare spa in Corpus Christi, Texas; director of operations at Ross Medical Care, a direct primary care clinic in Tulsa, Oklahoma; and aesthetics director of WellQuest Medical & Aesthetics, also in Tulsa.
About Montage Kapalua Bay
The 24-acre Montage Kapalua Bay is set beachfront atop picturesque Kapalua Bay in Maui, Hawaii. The intimate resort features 70 Residences, Grand Residences, Signature Residences, and privately owned Montage Residences ranging from one to four bedrooms with spacious living rooms, large private lanais, fully equipped kitchens, elegant master suites and luxurious bathrooms with designs that beautifully reflect the resort’s island heritage. The resort showcases the Hawaiian lifestyle with a multi-tiered lagoon pool which cascades down the center of the resort, four restaurants and bars including, signature restaurant Cane & Canoe; Montage’s signature children’s program, Paintbox, over 28,000-sq. ft. of outdoor event space and an intimate room for indoor meetings and functions. The 40,000-sq. ft. Spa Montage harnesses the essence of Hawaii with an exceptional palette of spa therapies, beauty treatments and wellness offerings inspired by the tropical surroundings. Montage Kapalua Bay is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ worldwide collection. For more information, follow @montagekapalua or visit www.montage.com/kapaluabay
About Montage Hotels & Resorts
Montage Hotels & Resorts is the ultra-luxury hospitality management company founded by Alan J. Fuerstman. Designed to serve the affluent and discerning traveler and homeowner, the company features an artistic collection of distinctive hotels, resorts, and residences. Each Montage property offers comfortable elegance, a unique sense of place and spirit, impeccable hospitality and memorable culinary, spa and lifestyle experiences. The portfolio of hotels, resorts and residences includes: Montage Laguna Beach, Montage Deer Valley, Montage Kapalua Bay, Montage Palmetto Bluff, Montage Los Cabos, Montage Healdsburg, and Montage Big Sky. Opening in 2024 is Montage Cay. Montage Hotels & Resorts is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts. For more information, follow @montagehotels or visit www.montage.com.