Cary Bayer was the keynote speaker at the American Massage Therapy Association national convention. A Life Coach in Florida and New York, he’s worked with Oscar-winners Alan Arkin (Little Miss Sunshine) and Pietro Scalia (JFK, Black Hawk Down), Emmy-winners comedian/director David Steinberg (Academy Awards presentations) and Judy Henderson (Homeland), and Quality Inns, and more than 300 different massage therapists. He also ran his own marketing/PR firm for 18 years, founded The Breakthrough Aerobics Inner Workout, and authored three dozen publications on personal growth, For MTs, he’s created two DVDs, one of which has been translated into Japanese, and authored the three-book Grow a Rich Massage Business series: Think and Grow a Rich Massage Business; Market and Grow a Rich Massage Business; and Communicate and Grow a Rich Massage Business.

His 15 CE classes–developing prosperity consciousness; the art of marketing a massage business; how to communicate effectively; how to write; overcoming procrastination; how to succeed in an economic downturn; how to gain new clients and referrals, among others–have been extremely popular with LMTs at annual conventions and chapter meetings. Each class is certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and the first four are certified by the Florida Department of Health’s Board of Massage Therapy, as well. His “Build a $100,000 Annual Massage Business” 6-CE seminar is very popular among MTs.

A faculty member of Massage Business University, Cary writes regular columns for a variety of massage publications, including Massage Today nationally, and for AMTA publications in 15 states. He also writes a syndicated column called “Life 101,” that runs in newspapers throughout the country.

He’s led seminars on Success, Prosperity, Marketing, Sales, Breakthroughs, Meditation, Relationships, and Communication. His Breakthrough Coaching develops quantum shifts in his clients’ finances, careers, and relationships. Cary lives in south Florida and in legendary Woodstock, N.Y.