TORONTO — Michael Newcombe is the new Chair of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts’ Global Spa and Wellness Task Force. The task force — comprised of Four Seasons spa professionals from around the world — guides Four Seasons’ global spa strategy, supporting the success and development of a growing portfolio of Four Seasons spas worldwide.
“Wellness isn’t just about appearance or feeling good, it’s about restoring and maintaining balance, both physically and mentally,” says Newcombe, who is an avid cycler and lifelong advocate of health and wellness. “Whether it’s eating healthy and staying active while on a business trip or taking time to relax and recharge while on vacation, our goal is to create highly personalized, holistic spa experiences for each of our guests, helping them regain balance and find tranquility in their travels.”
As the current general manager of Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills and the Americas Task Force Lead, Newcombe has been immersed in the world of spa and wellness for the past four years.Since joining Four Seasons in 1991, Newcombe has overseen management of some of the company’s most renowned spas, including Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas — the first hotel in North America to offer a full-service spa; Four Seasons Hotel London; and the comprehensive spa-and-wellness program at Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, Calif.