C.G. Funk was a highly successful sales and marketing executive for a ski resort before following her passion and becoming a massage therapist in 1992. As her career has developed she has held multiple positions including business owner, massage educator, curricula and program developer, writer and presenter, corporate trainer and school administrator. Today, C. G. is the Vice President of Industry Relations and Product Development for Massage Envy Franchising, the pioneer and national leader of affordable massage and spa services. Since launching nearly a decade ago Massage Envy has given over 50 million massages and a million facials at its 800+ locations. For Massage Envy, C.G. has developed several national programs including the Massage Envy Spa model and Massage Envy Careers.com as well as programs for the recruitment and retention of therapists and estheticians.