HABIB ABBAS

Born and raised in the streets of Detroit, MI Habib comes from a middle class family of 8. Originally from Beirut, Lebanon His parents fled the country in 1975 with hopes of creating a better future for their children. Growing up as a middle child, Habib quickly learned to be independent and strong. Focusing on sports to keep himself out of trouble Habib Excelled in Football, Swimming, Track, basketball and Volleyball eventually playing football at the college level. Injuries forced Habib to cut his dream of being a professional athlete short and focus on work.

 

At the age of 19 Habib got a job in property management where his powerful leadership skills helped make him extremely successful. Quickly rising through the ranks in 5 years Habib accomplished what no one in the industry has ever done before, transitioning from a leasing agent to property manager with no prior experience while earning multiple awards throughout the Metro Detroit area.  

 

Habib moved to San Diego, California in June 2015 with his lifelong friend and now business partner and in less than 1 year are the largest Franchisee’s with Massage Green SPA which is the second leading Spa chain in the country.  Founded in 2008 Massage Green Spa has successfully opened and sold development rights to more than 470 spa locations nationwide. Currently launching the hottest new franchise in fitness (ZIFiT) that will work in collaboration with Massage Green Spa to create “The greatest fitness value in the world”.


 


PROFESSIONAL GOALS:

  • Expanding both franchisees and establishing a dominate presence worldwide,
  • Becoming a powerful business leader in San Diego County,
  • Giving back and supporting the local communities,
  • Help other entrepreneurs start, establish and expand their businesses collectively,
  • Build lifelong personal and professional relationships,
  • Help create as many successful people as I can

 


CAUSES OF INTEREST:

I would like to make the world a healthier and happier place by giving people the Luxuries of fitness and massage therapy affordable for everyone.

ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • 2016 Fastest Growing Franchisee - Massage Green SPA
  • 2016 Franchisee of the Year - Massage Green SPA
  • 2016 Best New Franchisee - Massage Green SPA
  • First Franchisee to open ZIFiT Infrared Fitness in the country
  • Youngest Franchisee in company History - Massage Green SPA
  • Largest Franchisee in the company - Massage Green SPA
  • Youngest Luxury Property Manager - Marquette Companies
  • 2014 Salesman of the Year - Detroit Metro housing Association
  • 2014 Salesman of the Year - Marquette Companies
  • 2014 Most Creative Marking Campaign - Marquette Companies 
  • 2012 Highest Closing Percentage in Companies 30 Year Existence - Greystar
  • 2012 Leasing Agent of the Year - Greystar 
  • First Arab-American athlete to earn team MVP in schools 50 year History,

FAVORITE BOOKS:

Bold, Good to Great, The One Minute Manager, Think and Grow Rich


PERSONAL INTERESTS:

Football, Volleyball, Fishing, exploring the great outdoors, reading, lending a hand in the community, fitness, experiencing the great state of California and all the diverse cultures it has to offer.