Anna Marie Colavito holds a vision of beauty and wellness for urban men and women that is unparalled in its scope. Anna Marie has owned and operated four day spas, Beauty Body Wellness Spa, affiliated with fitness clubs and one located in the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco.
In 1995 ISPA (International Spa Association) acknowledged her as one of the “Pioneers of the Day Spa.” She founded a holistic skin clinic in Beverly Hills and has owned five hair salons, three prominent beauty distributorships, two clothing, jewelry and artifacts boutiques. In 1980 she invented and patented a hair coloring product device called “Roll Foil Dispenser” that is marketed and sold internationally.
Beauty Body Wellness Associates, her full service consulting firm is located in San Francisco, California. Anna Marie and her associates consult for spas, fitness clubs, hotels, salons, doctors and product companies worldwide. Anna Marie was Aveda's National Spa Consultant and Director in Sydney, Australia and also consulted for other spas in Australia and New Zealand. In 2001 Anna Marie opened Beauty and Wellness Technologies, an international distributor and educator for the latest bio-impedance microcurrent computer technology for skin care, body treatments and pain management.
Anna Marie currently offers three specific seminars on spa development, optimum lifestyle and recreating your life. Anna Marie has been a keynote speaker at national and international trade and beauty shows, speaking to live audiences up to 10,000 people. She has presented seminars on behalf of HBA, Aveda in the US and Australia, Redken, Renbow Intl., Vidal Sassoon, Irvin Rusk and Zotos Intl., Hitachi and the American Auto Dealers Association. She lectures at spa retreats, fitness clubs, medical seminars, and women's specialty groups.
Anna Marie has been a featured guest on national TV and radio shows; she is considered a “health and beauty trend setter” by twenty eight national fashion and beauty magazines. The “Popcorn Report” and “Entrepreneur Magazine” have noted her as a visionary in the beauty field. She writes articles for trade magazines and gives her visions for future trends. Anna Marie contributed two of her own columns to Malibu Magazine, “Youth Trends” and “Perspectives.”