NEW YORK (July 9, 2015) – Trump SoHo® New York, the first Trump Hotel Collection property in downtown Manhattan and the neighborhood’s only AAA Five Diamond-rated hotel, announced the appointment of Magdaleena Nikolov as the new Spa Director at The Spa at Trump SoHo.
“With more than 10 years of luxury spa experience and an impressive track record, we are honored to have Magdaleena join our team,” said Gary E. Schweikert, managing director of Trump SoHo® New York. “Magdaleena’s integral knowledge of the spa industry, and her vision and skills ensures that The Spa at Trump will continue to offer an elevated level of service and treatments.”
Nikolov comes from the Cornelia Spa at The Surrey, where she managed a large staff while boosting business growth and overall retail and service sales. Additionally, she created integrative and unique programming by tapping into all health and wellness aspects. Prior to joining the Cornelia Spa in October 2013, Nikolov was the spa director at The Stoneleigh in Dallas, TX and worked at the Spa at Viceroy Miami and Viceroy Anguilla. She received her training at Beauty Schools of America, Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers, and the American Institute of Massage Therapy. Throughout Nikolov’s career, she has successfully implemented new strategies and initiatives, design renovations and continually exceeded sales goals.
Designed by DiGuiseppe Architect and located on the seventh and eighth floors of Trump SoHo, the 11,000 square-foot spa features nine private treatment rooms and wet rooms, a state-of-the-art fitness center with Technogym equipment, two separate luxury hammams for men and women, indoor and outdoor relaxation areas, and an extensive menu of treatments and services. Inspired by Ivanka Trump’s travels in Istanbul, The Spa at Trump SoHo affords spa-goers a rare opportunity to experience the traditional cultural bathing rituals of Turkey and the Middle East.
In keeping with the tenets of The Spa at Trump brand, every moment of The Spa at Trump SoHo experience caters to the individual guest’s desires, expressed through his or her individually selected Trump Personal Intention-Calm, Balance, Purify, Heal or Revitalize. Rounding out the spa treatment menu is a full array of classic massages; sauna and steam rituals; facials, including two exclusively for men; hair, hand and foot therapies; and salon services.