Leading Restaurant Owner Quits to Become Massage Therapist to The Stars

Owning a restaurant would be enough of a career for most people; but not for Valeria Maldonado. Valeria; known as Valerie in Hollywood, decided to quit the food industry business, and start a second career, as a certified massage therapist, which has seen her come in high demand for many of Los Angeles’ heroes including firefighters, as well as other emergency responders, and a growing list of confidential celebrities.

Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the pretty entrepreneur has been an L.A. resident for the past fifteen years.

After graduating from Everest College in 2007 and completing a lofty 750 hours of training, she’s been developing her experience in massage therapy, and working with several top athletes, Fitness Clubs, and chiropractic offices among more. She formerly worked in a variety of reputable spas including Burke Williams and Healing Hands Spa before launching out on her own.


Formally trained and specializing in therapeutic Deep Tissue, Swedish, Sports, Prenatal, chair massage, Thai and Hot Stone Therapy, and gentle Stretching and breathing techniques among more.

Valerie is also a licensed esthetician, providing a variety of skin treatments including facials, back treatment, acne, body waxing, and body polish and scrub. With an intuitive and gentle approach, Valerie applies different techniques according to specific needs, giving her clients the most effective and pleasant experience.

Valerie states that she loves working with men and women of all ages and races, and assures that all sessions are customized and never rushed.

Valerie – CMT; License #51299

Massage N Spa L.A.

330 N. Glendale Avenue

Glendale, CA 91206

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