SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (June 15, 2010) – Massage Envy is pleased to announce a new national partnership with Whitney Lowe and Jan Schwartz of Education and Training Solutions. This partnership benefits all Massage Envy therapists nationwide by offering high quality online massage and professional development education specially designed for Massage Envy.

With this new partnership, Massage Envy continues to promote professional growth and development within the Massage Envy therapist community. As the largest employer of massage therapists nationwide, Massage Envy is committed to developing useful employee benefits for their therapists and providing convenient, top quality education.

Setting a new bar for online course development and design, Lowe and Schwartz bring to the alternative healthcare education industry cutting-edge and innovative opportunities through exciting new options in online education.

Whitney Lowe is highly regarded as an authority on soft-tissue pain and injury treatment with massage therapy. His contributions to the massage field include research, professional publications, teaching, clinical work and he is the author of Orthopedic Assessment in Massage Therapy, and Orthopedic Massage: Theory and Practice. An educational entrepreneur who stays at the forefront of massage education and development, Lowe has been instrumental in bringing awareness to the benefits of online education in massage therapy since the early 2000s.

Jan Schwartz, the President of Education and Training Solutions, has worked in the complementary and alternative health care field for 17 years, primarily in the field of massage therapy, and has worked in education and training for 22 years. As a founding partner of Education and Training Solutions, LLC, she provides unparalleled passion and expertise through the courses provided by her company. For more information visit

About Massage Envy: Massage Envy, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is the leading provider of therapeutic massage in the United States. The national franchise of massage centers is dedicated to providing professional and affordable therapeutic massage services to consumers with busy lifestyles at convenient times and locations. Massage Envy Spa is its newest concept, offering Murad® healthy skin facials as well as therapeutic massages. Founded in 2002, Massage Envy has more than 620 locations in 42 states, with new centers opening every month. The company was recently named a top AllBusiness (a D&B company) AllStar Franchise, and is a member of the International Franchise Association (IFA). For more information, visit