Growing from just a handful of stores into the top franchise for back and neck relief products, Relax The Back is the trusted brand in the health and wellness community. It’s the ideal franchise opportunity for entrepreneurs who want to make a difference in their customers’ lives. If you’re looking for a health and wellness franchise to invest in, explore the opportunities that Relax The Back offers.
Why Relax The Back Is A Top Health And Wellness Franchise
- #1 franchise for back and neck pain relief
- More than 30 years of industry experience
- State-of-the-art products, including ergonomic chairs, mattresses, zero-gravity recliners and more
- Entrepreneur Top 500 Franchise for 2017
- 90+ stores in the United States and Canada
- Many of our products are exclusive to Relax The Back stores
- Variety of support and training offerings for our franchise owners
- Simple operational model with high growth potential
Andrew Cohen – President
Mr. Cohen joined Relax The Back in January 2017. He has been with our parent company, Interactive Health for more than fifteen years, most recently serving as the President of Human Touch, a wholly owned division of Interactive Health through December 2016. Previously, he was the President/COO of a major U.S. home furnishings producer. Mr. Cohen has extensive experience in driving growth in both retail and wholesale businesses.
Bill McClymonds – Vice President of Franchising
Mr. McClymonds joined Relax The Back in September 2006. He has more than 27 years of business experience, with more than 23 years in franchising. Previously, he held leadership positions with Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services, focusing on franchise sales and mergers/acquisitions.
Leanne Mattes – Vice President of Marketing
Ms. Mattes joined Relax The Back in July 2001. She has more than 30 years of business experience in retailing and marketing. She spent 21 years in various roles at a large department store and also has agency and specialty retail experience. Ms. Mattes currently serves on the CMO Council of the National Retail Federation and on the Communications Team of the North American Spine Foundation.
J.D. Nespoli – Vice President of Merchandising
Mr. Nespoli joined us in September 2003. He has more than 39 years of retail merchandising and product development experience, ranging from large department store operations to Polo Ralph Lauren. Previously, he was the Director of Merchandising and Retail Development for Evolution Furniture Company, an independently owned home furnishings retailer.
Saschi Klee – Director of eCommerce
Ms. Klee joined Relax The Back in July 2020. She has more than 12 years of eCommerce merchandising and management experience. Her focus has been transitioning brands from a strictly wholesale model into omni-channel direct to consumer retailers.