FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSAGE ENVY AND GREAT CLIPS OPEN AT PLAZA AT GRAND PRAIRIE
(Peoria, IL – June 16, 2016) – Plaza at Grand Prairie welcomes the opening of Massage Envy and Great Clips this week at its new 7,200 square foot building located across from Hy-Vee at War Memorial Drive and American Prairie Road in Peoria. Massage Envy opened Saturday, June 11 and Great Clips is set to open this Friday, June 17. Plaza at Grand Prairie is owned and developed by Cullinan Properties, Ltd.
Arizona-based Massage Envy promotes healthy lifestyles through massage and facial treatments and believes these services are not a luxury; they are body maintenance. Jason Markowicz, Peoria Massage Envy franchise owner, has been in the health and fitness industry for 15 years and Peoria is his company’s sixth Massage Envy location. Massage Envy offers monthly memberships and takes an innovative and unique approach to providing regular spa treatments for their guests.
Plaza at Grand Prairie is now home to one of 3,800 Great Clips salons across North America. This salon is the 14th Great Clips location in Central Illinois owned by Peorians David and Tanja Hands. Great Clips prides itself on offering value-priced, high-quality haircare. The salon offers haircuts without appointments and although the price may vary from salon to salon, the average adult haircut is only $14 and children’s haircuts are $12.
Blue, a locally-owned full-service boutique, and Jimmy John’s are scheduled to open at Plaza at Grand Prairie later this summer. “Plaza at Grand Prairie’s progress has made Grand Prairie a distinctive destination development,” stated Kathleen Brill, Vice President of Leasing for Cullinan Properties. “A guest is now able to grab a bite to eat, shop, catch a movie and pamper themselves all in one convenient area.”
About Massage Envy
Massage Envy, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a national franchisor, and through its franchise locations, is the leading provider of therapeutic massage and skincare services. With its membership model, Massage Envy believes total body care is an integral part of everyone’s well-being journey. The Massage Envy franchise system is, collectively, the largest employer of massage therapists and estheticians with more than 25,000 dedicated professionals that provide best-in-class service to over 1.65 million members. Founded in 2002, Massage Envy has more than 1,100 franchise locations in 49 states and has delivered more than 90 million massages and 4 million facials. For more information, visit www.MassageEnvy.com.
About Great Clips
Great Clips, Inc. was established in 1982 in Minneapolis. Today, Great Clips has 3,800 salons throughout the United States and Canada, making it the world’s largest salon brand. Great Clips salons employ 35,000 stylists who receive ongoing training to learn the Great Clips customer service system and advanced technical skills. Great Clips offers value-priced, high-quality haircare for men, women and children. No appointments are needed, and salons are open nights and weekends. For more information about Great Clips, Inc., visit Great Clips.com.
About Grand Prairie Developments
Grand Prairie Developments is a 200-acre mixed-use development that includes Plaza at Grand Prairie, Shoppes at Grand Prairie, Plaza West, Prairie Place, Shoppes West, Apartments at Grand Prairie and the Carmike Theater. Plaza at Grand Prairie is co-anchored by Hy-Vee Supermarket and Gordmans, and also includes Longhorn Steakhouse, Famous Dave’s BBQ, Steak ‘n Shake, Starbucks and many other shops and restaurants. Cullinan Properties continues to develop in and around the Grand Prairie Developments, while adjacent to the development is the recently opened $18 million Louisville Slugger Sports Complex estimated to draw 450,000 visitors each year, and Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center which is opening this summer. For more information, visit https://www.cullinanproperties.com/grand-prairie-developments/.
About Cullinan Properties, Ltd
Cullinan Properties, Ltd., with offices in Chicago, IL, Peoria, IL and St. Louis, MO, is a multi-disciplined real estate firm that develops, manages and owns mixed-use, retail, multi-family, office and medical properties throughout the United States. For additional information on Cullinan Properties, Ltd., visit www.cullinanproperties.com.