2017 Congress Exhibitors

2017 Biennial Educational Congress Exhibitors

Meet the exhibitors of the 2017 Educational Congress, hosted by the Alliance for Massage Therapy Education. These companies provide valuable support to the Alliance through their connections with our members. They participate in discussions and share knowledge and perspective as part of our community.

abhes-logo Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) aims to enhance the quality of education and training and promote institutional and programmatic accountability through systematic and consistent program evaluation. The key to ABHES’ mission is to assure the quality of the programs it accredits, and assist in the improvement of the programs.

abmp-logo Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) is a national membership association that goes above and beyond great liability insurance to make it easier for massage and bodywork practitioners and students to succeed. Founded in 1987, ABMP is the largest massage therapy membership organization in the country.

biotone-logo BIOTONE is the leading manufacturer of high quality Professional Massage Oils, Cremes, Lotions and Gels, Spa Body Products, Body Wraps, and Treatments. Be sure to visit: http://www.biotone.com

Books of Discovery Books of Discovery is the publisher of the acclaimed Trail Guide to the Body. Our company specializes in user-friendly, reasonably-priced musculoskeletal and palpation educational tools for the bodywork fields. More than 1,700 bodywork schools have chosen Trail Guide to the Body products for their students. It is sold in 38 countries. Be sure to visit: http://www.booksofdiscovery.com

curties-overzet Curties-Overzet’s mission is to provide educational texts and materials for the manual therapy professions that set a high standard for content and innovation, make a contribution to the expansion of the available catalogue of materials, and are accessible to students and practicing therapists alike. Visit: http://www.curties-overzet.com/

custom-craftworks-logo Custom Craftworks, one of the largest manufacturers of massage tables, chairs, equipment and accessories in the United States, has been supporting the vital work of manual therapists and educators in the massage, therapy and holistic health fields for over 30 years. As Custom Craftworks continues to grow and evolve, its philosophy and culture remain the same- Custom Craftworks will continue to be dedicated to the highest quality of workmanship, innovation and longevity for years to come.

earthlite-massage-tables Earthlite aims to offer products that will aid in healing humankind. Their massage products, like their massage tables, are seeded with love so that an inner peace will reach out to all those who are treated on our tables. In the manufacture of our products, Earthlite aims to preserve our natural resources and protect our Earth from undue harm. As an industry leader, Earthlite plans to lead by example and step forward into the stewardship of the planet.

elements-massage Elements Massage™ was founded by a massage therapist, Michele Merhib Maruniak, and was built by talented massage therapists providing personalized therapeutic massages to every client, every session. With a foundation of massage therapy, Elements Massage™ has always set itself apart by delivering a massage that is customized for the individual and above all, therapeutic.

enrollment-resources-logo Enrollment Resources is the leading innovator in the For-Profit Career Education Sector dedicated to helping Institutions prosper. Founded in 2003, we help for-profit proprietary schools increase enrollment through empowerment and access to best practices in Marketing and Admissions.

fsmtb-logo The Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB) is an autonomous, not-for-profit organization comprised of state regulatory boards and agencies that regulate the massage therapy profession. The FSMTB works to enhance FSMTB programs, maintain and improve the quality of the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx), and provide support to Members in fulfilling their responsibility of protecting the public. Visit the FSMTB website for more information.

hand-and-stone-logo Hand and Stone offers professional Massage, Facial and Hair Removal services tailored to individual needs. They are open seven days a week with extended hours to help massage clients look and feel their best affordably.

healwell-logo Healwell is a non-profit agency whose mission is to improve quality of life for people affected by acute, chronic, and terminal illness through integrative hands-on therapies, education, and research.

massage-envy-logo Massage Envy is the pioneer and national leader of affordable massage and spa services. After over a million facials, 50 million massages and nearly a decade as the industry leader, Massage Envy holds true to its mission: To provide a pathway to wellness through professional, convenient and affordable massage therapy and spa services.

massage-heights-logo Massage Heights elevates the lives of the people we touch by caring for the mind, body and spirit through their relationships with guests, team members and franchise partners. It is Massaage Heights’ vision to build a family dedicated to the well-being of the people we serve by investing love and positive energy into everything they do. They are authentic in their commitment to be the massage brand of choice. For more information, visit Massage Heights’ website.

MassageMag-InsurPlus-Logo-sm MASSAGE Magazine’s mission is to provide massage and touch therapists the tools, information and resources to help them succeed both in their businesses and their session rooms.

massage therapy foundation logo The Massage Therapy Foundation advances the knowledge and practice of massage therapy by supporting scientific research, education, and community service.

MassageToday Massage Today provides massage & spa therapy news, research & information for alternative health professionals.

massage-warehouse Massage Warehouse’s mission is to directly help as many Massage Therapists as possible. By doing so, Massage Warehouse can indirectly help many people who are stressed, tight and in pain not only find relief, but recognize the measurable improvements a skilled Massage Therapist can provide.

naccas-logo The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences (NACCAS) is an autonomous, independent accrediting commission constituted as a nonprofit Delaware corporation, with its main office located in Alexandria, Virginia. NACCAS is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national agency for the institutional accreditation of post-secondary schools and departments of cosmetology arts and sciences, including specialized schools. It presently accredits approximately 1,300 institutions that serve over 120,000 students. These schools offer over thirty(30) courses and programs of study that fall under NACCAS’ scope of accreditation.

Performance Health/Biofreeze Pain Relieving products have been sold internationally for over 10 years. and Biofreeze can be found in more than 50 countries and in 26 different languages. Biofreeze is the original Cold Therapy product available in gel, roll-on and spray providing temporary pain relief for millions worldwide from everyday muscle and joint pain caused by arthritis and today’s active lifestyles. Learn more at the Performance Health website.

The Society for Oncology Massage addresses the varying needs of massage therapists, consumers, and health professionals, and provides resources for advancing the knowledge and understanding of oncology massage. It is their mission to support the safe delivery of massage to people who have been diagnosed with cancer, to promote an oncology massage education standard and to collaborate in research. S4OM exists to ease the journey through cancer.

universal-companies-logo Universal Companies is the leading single-source supplier to over 25,000 clients in the spa industry, providing thousands of products to help professionals manage and grow their businesses. Universal Companies’ mission has always been to deliver innovative spa solutions to maximize our customers’ success. With 29 years of proven success, we can help you build your business and grow revenue.

Wolters Kluwer is a global company that provides information, software, and services. The customers of Wolters Kluwer are legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and healthcare professionals.

Want to be a part of the conference? There’s still time to get involved!
Download the Sponsor & Exhibitor Forms here:

AFMTE 2017 Prospectus button


We are really excited to be a part of the Educational Congress. What is really unique about the AFMTE is that it is an organization by educators and for educators. It’s invigorating to be a part of the process of improving and enhancing the massage education experience for everyone.”  

—Custom Craftworks

Register Now

Be Sociable, Share!