For over the past 20 years, we’ve celebrated the Valley’s best. From the top businesses and professionals to the people who make it all happen, Arizona Foothills Magazine’s annual Best of Our Valley contest recognizes Arizona’s crème de la crème across more than 400 categories. From the best doctors and best resort down to the best cup of coffee you can find around town, each Best of titleholder is chosen by those who know the city best – our readers.
Each week, we’ll be highlighting individual winners from Best of Our Valley 2018, who share their advice, insights and thoughts on what it means to be a part of this exclusive list.
The Best of spotlight is on Movement Restoration, who claimed Best Massage. Congrats, Movement Restoration!
AFM: In a brief 2-3 sentences, please tell us a little bit about the Movement Restoration!
Movement Restoration (MR): Movement Restoration is a massage therapy concept focusing on restoring natural movement back to the body mainly through massage therapy. Founded in 2006 by Brynn Martin and Trisha Haws, the duo has focused on creating a team of therapists to provide individualized quality massage therapy here in the Valley!
AFM: What does it mean to you to be a Best of Our Valley winner?
MM: It is a huge honor! We are so grateful to our local AZ culture for all their support! We strive every day to provide a high quality service and we are thrilled that the community is happy with that service!
AFM: What’s your favorite part about being the Best of Our Valley’s Best Massage?
MM: That Arizona sees Movement Restoration as pioneers of the massage therapy industry! Massage therapy has come a long way since we opened in 2006. In that time we have been striving to not only provide an exceptional service, but to also put forth pioneering efforts to improve the quality within the industry as a whole. In these efforts, we have partnered and collaborated on some really great educational platforms. This has elevated the expectation in terms of quality standards for massage therapy! To be the best is a huge honor and we are so flattered that the local AZ community recognizes these efforts and has voted us the best!
AFM: What advice would you give to others to be the “best” in your field?
MM: Be reliably consistent in the quality you provide and surround yourself with others who are aligned with your visions!
AFM: Have you seen any benefits as a result of being a BOOV winner?
MM: Absolutely! There is definitely a synergy that has followed this award! We are honored to be in a group of other BOOV winners.
AFM: How does your team put their “best” foot forward every day?
MM: We encourage our team to bring their “A” game every day! The work environment at Movement Restoration is important so that individuals feel a sense of positivity and excitement! Our team brings positive energy every day so that we can help support each other in the delivery of a high quality service that is individualized for each and every client! In a service-based industry, it’s important to have fun! Our team is comprised of awesome individuals that enjoy what they do and who are passionate about helping others!
Interested in participating or want to recommend a business, professional or individual for Best of Our Valley? Best of Our Valley 2019 is now accepting nominations. Click here to find out more!