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Local Business Profile THIS NEW MEMBERSHIPBASED massage and facial spa franchise is revolutionizing the spa industry. Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa delivers upscale registered massage therapy, facial and waxing services without the upscale price: an affordable luxury. It also offers low introductory prices to first-time customers to experience the services that include their signature Hot Stone Massage and Exceptional Facials before they decide to become members.

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Ms. Periard-Dabros joined the Canadian Hand & Stone Family and opened her first franchise in Orleans, Ontario in November 2013. Her team of registered massage therapists, estheticians and spa associates work together to provide clients an experience they will not soon forget and keep them coming back for more.

ORLÉANS AND ITS SURROUNDING EASTERN COMMUNITIES play an important role in Ottawa’s east end economy. The Orléans Chamber of Commerce is THE voice of Ottawa’s east end businesses. We are a community of business owners and professionals, here to facilitate opportunities which promote our local businesses and to champion initiatives that further Orléans’ economic development and prosperity. The Orléans Chamber of Commerce also plays a vital role in being a valuable resource in the community. We are also a not-for-profit organization and could not do the work we do without the generous support of our local business leaders and volunteers.

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THE WEST OTTAWA BOARD OF TRADE (formerly Kanata Chamber of Commerce) is an independent member driven business organization serving the communities of Kanata, Goulbourn and West Carleton. As the leading Voice of Business in West Ottawa, our mission is to contribute to the success of our community by providing leadership, representation, information and networking opportunities. More than just a networking group, the Board of Trade advocates at all levels of government in the best interests of our business community. For more details or to get involved visit, the pre-eminent

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