Local Business Profile with Marley Halter from Jade Room Healing in Agnes Water 

Q: What is your business? 

A: Jade Room Healing. At Jade Room Healing we offer an indulgent, blissful, calm and safe place for clients of all ages to experience our services. Our therapists hold professional qualifications and have years of experience. Jade Room Healing has full membership with IICT – International Institute for Complementary Therapists, full insurance and our therapists each have a Positive Notice Blue Card – Working with Children 

Q: How long have you been in business for? 

A: Jade Room started on the Gold Coast in 2018, and then I relocated to the Gladstone region earlier this year to live with my partner. 

Q: What products and or services does your business supply? 

A: We have clinics in Agnes Water and in Gladstone, and offer Lomi Lomi, Traditional An Mo & Intuitive massage; Real Relating and Conscious Connection education, workshops, retreats & counselling for men, women & couples; women’s circles; Date Night Gift Baskets; Jade Yoni Eggs; Massage Oils and Soy Candles. 

Q: What is the best thing about being in business in the Gladstone Region? 

A: I absolutely love Gladstone! I love the people, the sense of real community, and the support of the business community here.  

Q: What would you say to someone considering launching their own business? 

A: Short answer: Definitely do! Find what interests you, what will hold your interest, and do THAT. Take the time to get the structure right first, and have a plan. Then go for it! A positive attitude will always win.  

Q: What is the highlight of your time as a business owner?  

A: I’ve loved the transition from the Gold Coast to Gladstone and Agnes Water. My business has evolved here to meet the needs of my growing client base, and I love the trajectory it’s taken. I have been invited to submit tenders for corporate clients, and I’ve collaborated with some wonderful businesses for couple’s retreats and my Date Night Baskets which now incorporate locally made products. 

Q: Tell us one thing people don’t know about you or your business? 

A: I’ve been asked to be in a new television series being filmed to focus on relationships and sacred love. 

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