“ Fabulous! ”
— Diane P. on Jul 14, 2016.
“ Incredibly welcoming...a wonderful group of people. I feel blessed. ”
— Lynn K on Jul 12, 2016.
“ Professional varied and welcoming! ”
— Maxine Spicer M. on Jul 11, 2016.
“ Fairly unique, I think, comprising a gathering of interesting individuals that combine to make a warm and friendly group. ”
— Kathleen C. on Jun 14, 2016.
“ Such a loving supportive community! ”
— Gayle R. on Jun 13, 2016.
“ Fantastic!! ”
— Ellen Gayle S. on Apr 11, 2016.
“ interesting first time looking forward to continuing to attend ”
— Jayne S. on Apr 11, 2016.
“ Very nice folks... ”
— Tori H. on Mar 14, 2016.
“ LOVE this group! ”
— Lauren F. on Feb 9, 2016.
“ Great meeting ; great connections with several & some newbies I look forward to meeting with. Linda Formally WNC WOMAN ”
— Linda on Jun 9, 2015.
“ A welcoming, well coordinated and programed group. Time well spent. I look forward to future meetings. Thank you for sharing what you are creating. ”
— Lauren G. on Jun 9, 2015.
“ Everyone seemed very nice, comfortable to be around and sincerely passionate about their work. ”
— Terry G. on Jun 8, 2015.
“ a great place to meet great women for health and wellness! ”
— Kate 'Sunny' M. on May 16, 2015.
“ A unique and wonderful group of talented individuals! Always a pleasure to meet with this group... ”
— Carla P. on May 14, 2015.
“ Feels like a very supportive organization with lots to offer ”
— Vicki O. on May 12, 2015.
“ professional, fun and punctual! ”
— Carolyn S. on Apr 16, 2015.
“ very interesting! ”
— Gabrielle B. on Feb 12, 2015.
“ Thank you. I am an Aura reader thus the name "The Auracle of Asheville. ”
— nina a. on Feb 9, 2015.
“ very fine idea and carried out in a lovely friendly and fun way. thanks for being there ”
— Anne Elizabeth E. on Jan 12, 2015.
“ A very useful networking circle, as only Asheville can make it - smiles. ”
— Nancy K B. on Dec 8, 2014.
“ Always enjoy getting to connection with people in the group ”
— Kim Hageman - The Blue M. on Dec 8, 2014.
“ This is a great group of caring, talented people. I'm glad to have become a part of this group. ”
— sarah g. on Dec 8, 2014.
“ Great! ”
— Virginia on Nov 10, 2014.
“ love the facilitation, thanks michelle! ”
— Rev. Louisa A. Dyer, M. on Oct 13, 2014.
“ So far, so good! ”
— Lauren on Sep 29, 2014.
“ Same as above! ”
— Jim C. on Sep 9, 2014.
“ great group for making connections, meeting colleagues, and networking! ”
— Nicki on Jul 16, 2014.
“ Worth joining- great networking opportunity! ”
— Dr B. on Jul 14, 2014.
“ Always amazing - thank you to all who attended, opening your heart to the LOVE that we all are! ”
— Analisa D. on Jul 14, 2014.
“ Educational and warm. ”
— Blake on Jun 9, 2014.
“ Such an amazing group of people. I really love the energy and light heartedness in this group. ”
— Christy T. on May 12, 2014.
“ A true gift to the entire WNC area. Keeps us all on top of new and interesting areas of expertise of colleagues in the area for referring our friends and clients to and to explore ourselves! Thanks to our Organizer. ”
— Roberta H B. on Apr 14, 2014.
“ I really enjoy being part of a group of colleagues where we are all involved with doing the work that we love to do, serving others through our own specialized calling. This is such a fun and creative group! ”
— Valerie H. on Dec 12, 2013.
“ AAWIP provides a wonderful opportunity to meet like-minded colleagues and network. ”
— Morgan on Dec 11, 2013.
“ I am so grateful to be part of this awesome group. It is early days for me but already I have been blessed by meeting such wonderful people! ”
— Irene Couzyn H. on Nov 14, 2013.
“ Well organized and fascinating group. ”
— Alim T. on Nov 12, 2013.
“ A great group of professionals doing their share of good work.. ”
— Roy Michael M. on Nov 12, 2013.
“ I attended the AAWIP monthly meeting for the first time yesterday. I was very much impressed by the energy that was flowing in the room. The highly spiritual individuals in the group clarified for me, once again, why I have moved to Asheville and why I love this place so much. ”
— Abbas R. on Oct 15, 2013.
“ Excellent group! Always feel fabulous when I leave the meetings. ”
— Marianne W. on Oct 14, 2013.
“ a lovely group of people ”
— rebekah on Sep 10, 2013.
“ interesting & diverse group, pleased to be a part of, to be sure. ”
— Tim W. on Sep 9, 2013.
“ Wonderful group of vibrant, alive people. ”
— Ruby K. on Sep 9, 2013.
“ I felt right at home. $40/hr. massage with energy work and I love to do trades with other healers. ashevillehealer.com ”
— Beth H. on Aug 12, 2013.
“ I'm looking forward to the next meeting already. ”
— Marcia M. on Jul 9, 2013.
“ The BEST! ”
— Jackie S. on Jul 9, 2013.
“ It's just what I need, a safe place to meet people who happen to think in similar thought patterns. I will enjoy learning ”
— Lauren G. on Jul 8, 2013.
“ what a powerfully energized meeting. Loved that we had plenty of time for everything. Was fantastic. so many great people in one room. Just amazing the more i come to the meetings. ”
— Linda N. on Jul 8, 2013.
“ A powerful tool for networking with like minds! ”
— Michelle H. on Jul 8, 2013.
“ Great group. It is quite nice talking with like minds and being introduced to all each of us is bringing to our surrounding communities. ”
— Kathy E. on Jun 20, 2013.
“ My kind of people here for sure... Fun bunch of people I must say... ”
— Terry N. on Jun 20, 2013.
“ Wonderful group. Always good to refresh my knowledge of what all everyone does. So much terrific work. ”
— Audra H. on Jun 10, 2013.
“ It IS great. Dynamic fun, enlightened, passionate group of folks. I am constantly amazed at the wealth of services available in these sweet little purple mountains. ”
— Lana F. on Jun 10, 2013.
“ AAWIP is always welcoming and supportive, no matter if we are sorting out our dreams, trying out a new dream, or have been living our passions for years and years. ”
— Donna on May 13, 2013.
“ great community fantastic! ”
— Dr. Patricia J. on May 13, 2013.
“ I love it a lot! So inspiring and educational. ”
— Patrick C. on May 13, 2013.
“ So far, so good:-) ”
— Vivian B. on May 13, 2013.
“ Rocking. ”
— Robert H. on Apr 8, 2013.
“ It's a lovely community and I'm happy to be involved! ”
— Richard S. on Apr 8, 2013.
“ I really enjoy meeting with this group of joyful, light-hearted practitioners. It's a group I feel very comfortable with. It seems to be a good place to connect with like-minded people on a personal basis as well as a business basis. The laughter and fun makes it extra wonderful. A lot of benefit has come to my business from interacting with this group! ”
— Bonnie W. on Apr 8, 2013.
“ I enjoy the group & I'm blessed to be a part of it. ”
— mel f. on Mar 11, 2013.
“ Great to meet you and I wish you light.. ”
— Lance K. on Mar 11, 2013.
“ Continued theme of this group is to come and know your community and how can we all support each other to be our best, to achieve our best, and have FUN doing it. Thank you Michelle and all of you. ”
— Ruth M. K. on Mar 11, 2013.
“ Always wonderful because the people are the best! ”
— Beth J. on Feb 11, 2013.
“ Always good to connect with such beautiful, healing professionals! ”
— Shirley M. on Feb 11, 2013.
“ Great! ”
— Georganne S. on Jan 14, 2013.
“ okay ”
— Gil R. P. on Dec 10, 2012.
“ It is such an honor to be part us such an empowered group of spiritual beings living in this human existence. I look forward to sharing each and every one of you with the World through my show" Seeds of Light". Blessings, Stardancer ”
— debbie k. on Oct 24, 2012.
“ very good. Always interesting and fun when I go. ”
— Kristine on Oct 8, 2012.
“ Amazing group of healing practitioners! ”
— April M. on Oct 4, 2012.
“ After only 3 meetings, it's apparent that there is a cohesive energy of professionalism which I am very grateful to be a part of. ”
— Liz G. on Sep 10, 2012.
“ Thanks to Michelle for starting and developing this great meetup group! ”
— Susanna on Aug 14, 2012.
“ This is a wonderful group serving a need in this area to bring together healers in community. ”
— Susie P. on Aug 14, 2012.
“ Truly delightful! Well organized and fun... so great to network with other professional folks doing so many wonderfully creative things! ”
— Spiritsong on Jul 11, 2012.
“ Wonderful! ”
— Laura T. on Jul 10, 2012.
“ Glad I attended yesterday's meet and greet! ”
— MIKE M. on Jun 12, 2012.
“ Excellent ,enthusiastic and energetic group looking forward for further networking. ”
— Mehool P. on May 18, 2012.
“ Nice group ”
— Cathy H. on May 15, 2012.
“ I really enjoyed meeting so many interesting and like-minded people! Thank you for being such a welcoming group! ”
— Deborah A. S. on May 15, 2012.
“ This group is an example of what Asheville has to offer the planet! ”
— Hank P. on May 15, 2012.
“ Excellent networking group. Wonderful people. ”
— Joanne S. on May 15, 2012.
“ AAWIP has the potential to be a powerful group. If the members support one another's businesses networking, providing discounted services and referring others through word of mouth and linked advertisements the group has the potential to be of great service. ”
— Gregory W. on Apr 10, 2012.
“ Only being involved for the first time on 4/9 and attending the festival in March I can say that this group has demonstrated a very advanced sense of Community and resourcefulness that is a benefit to all f Asheville. ”
— les & nancy b. on Apr 10, 2012.
“ Fabulous group. I would love to see it continue to expand. ”
— Rachel on Apr 10, 2012.
“ You guys rock! There were educational moments and fun moments and the overall energy was very welcoming and supportive. ”
— Sandra G. on Mar 14, 2012.
“ I love the light heartedness and laughter among the pros. I could not hear alot of people due to the space and my hearing disability. ”
— julia g. on Mar 14, 2012.
“ wonderful group - nice mix of professionals ”
— Edrianna S. on Mar 13, 2012.
“ AAWIP is THE group to connect with other like-minded and open hearted people. The connections with others there opens doors of opportunity to share, grow and learn in many ways. ”
— Linda Kay H. on Feb 15, 2012.
“ It was an inspiration to meet such a large group of professionals passionate about what they do and so interested in what others do. What a wonderful environment you all created for this first timer. ”
— Irene B. on Feb 14, 2012.
“ What fun! A big glump of creative and sensitive go-getters! ”
— Kim H. on Feb 13, 2012.
“ Great group! ”
— Thea Summer D. on Jan 10, 2012.
“ LOVE THIS GROUP ”
— Valerie M. on Dec 7, 2011.
“ I was glad to meet some good & talented practitioners. Our area is very fortunate to have these people available to serve in these uplifting modalities. I'm also happy that this networking opportunity has been organized & I thank you for making these meetings available. ”
— Maariah M. on Dec 6, 2011.
“ very impressive. ”
— Marla B. on Nov 19, 2011.
“ Great group. ”
— Sharon N. on Nov 15, 2011.
“ A gifted group of caring folks, offering much needed Wholistic services from their heart's. ”
— Lori B. on Nov 13, 2011.
“ Great organisation. ”
— Richard C. on Nov 13, 2011.
“ What an awesome group of Wholistic and Integrative professionals! Connections everywhere, no ice to be broken, absolutely a can't miss now on my personal calendar! I look forward to the next meetup, and can hardly wait for the Asheville Wholistic Integrative Fair in March 2012. http://www.professionalmoneta.com ”
— Sherri M. on Oct 10, 2011.
“ I attended my first meeting a few days ago. What a family feeling!! I enjoyed meeting everyone and look forward to seeing them again. ”
— Lisa W. on Sep 15, 2011.
“ I believe you are on the right track and it takes a lot of work and brainstorming in this market to help all of us support our businesses. I like the idea of really reading all the info. we receive from the meeting and studying what our fellow members do. Great idea that was mentioned yesterday. Also, I am excited about the wellness show coming up in Asheville. Thanks again for all your hard work and I mean all of you! The humble ones who are always behind the scenes too! ”
— Karen T. on Aug 9, 2011.
“ Such a supportive group! ”
— Ashley P. on Jul 14, 2011.
“ Michelle Payton and staff has done an excellent job in organizing AAWI. I feel it is an excellent vehicle for Wholistic & Integrative professionals to network and interact. ”
— Nganga Tolo N. on Apr 12, 2011.
“ Wholistic and integrative professionals have a lot to share and offer each other. There are so many of us in Asheville and we certainly need such a forum for networking and support. ”
— Gloria C. on Apr 12, 2011.
“ I would recommend this group to anyone practicing in the area. Interesting people doing interesting and helpful things in the healing arts. ”
— Peter K. on Apr 12, 2011.
“ I truly am happy to belong to the AAWIP Meet-up Group. The energy in the room is always powerful and positive, and I believe members of our group are sincerely interested in promoting the success of other members. Michelle is our enthusiastic and empathatic leader who keeps us focused on our agenda while allowing the perfect sprinkling in of flexibility. ”
— Barbara B. on Apr 6, 2011.
“ I love this group. This group is very interactive and fulfilling as a meetup group. ”
— Anna F. on Jan 27, 2011.
“ This is a great group of very talanted people. I am looking forward to the upcoming meetings where I can learn more about what each person does in detail. ”
— Michael K. on Nov 16, 2010.
“ What a great group of talented professionals. I am thrilled to be a part of this very unique and creative group. ”
— Lorre D. on Oct 12, 2010.
“ Those attending had a lot to share via business and wholistic/integrative practices. I expect numerous partnerships on a number of levels as a result. When casting a larger net with mainstream groups, I find one or two professionals that can serve as a referral base (and they certainly serve their purpose, including adding clients). In this group, ALL were or partake in my niche. ”
— Michelle Payton, MA, DCH, A. on Sep 22, 2010.
“ I see great potential here for supporting and encouraging each other as we develop personally and professionally. Michelle is a superb organizer and facilitator. ”
— Gene S. on Sep 14, 2010.
“ I really enjoyed it, learned new information and look forward to future meetings. ”
— Stephanie F. on Sep 14, 2010.