Jeremy McCarthy

Jeremy McCarthy is the Director of Global Spa Operations and Development at Starwood Hotels and Resorts. He is a regular contributing author for several spa industry books and magazines, and hosts a blog at He holds a master degree in Applied Positive Psychology from University of Pennsylvania and is applying positive psychology to the customer experience in spas and hospitality. He teaches a course in Positive Leadership for Spas and Hospitality for the UC Irvine Spa and Hospitality Management program.

Latest from Jeremy McCarthy

October 23, 2012

Why Experts Don’t Make Good Teachers.

September 23, 2012

The Yin & Yang of Intensity & Rest.

July 2, 2012

On Spirituality, Wellbeing & Maui Moments.

June 22, 2012

Dear Restaurant Industry: You Suck at Catering to Vegetarians.

February 5, 2012

Buddhism is Different: Finding Enlightenment on the Middle Path.

January 24, 2012

The Yoga World Gets Judgmental.