By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 10/04/2011 1:39:00 PM
Aveda hosts its Congress every three years and each time (and I have attended a number of them) the global management and artistic teams set a new standard.
Congress 2011 was held Sunday October 2 at the Minneapolis Convention Center and was titled “Pow Wow.”
By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 07/18/2011 11:56:00 AM
I recently spoke with Michael O’Rourke who is receiving the NAHA Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s NAHA awards ceremony in Las Vegas July 31 during Cosmoprof/PBA Beauty Week. Speaking to Michael is always an inspiration because the passion he has for the industry is genuine and infectious. If you have seen him on the show floor or on the stage, you know what I mean.
By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 06/16/2011 1:59:00 PM
I recently chatted with Sara Jones, senior vice president and general manager of Joico who is receiving the 2011 Spirit of Life Award from City of Hope Hospital and research center.
By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 05/26/2011 4:21:43 PM
Farouk Shami, founder and chairman of Farouk Systems, is personally traveling to tornado-ravaged Joplin, Missouri to help 60 salon professionals who lost their businesses, as well as offering support to the countless residents affected by the disaster.
By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 03/30/2011 11:25:05 AM
The Professional Beauty Association and the National Cosmetology Association hosted the 5th annual Legends and Icons Charity Gala Sunday March 27 in Rosemont, Illinois during the International Salon and Spa Expo/Midwest. The charity gala includes a cocktail reception, dinner and an awards presentation.
By Jan Hillenmeyer | Updated: 03/17/2011 3:20:48 PM
Suze Orman is everyone’s go to person for expert, clear-cut personal financial advice. She has a weekly show on CNN and is a frequent contributor on a number of others. She has authored numerous financial advice books and will have a new show on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network. Orman is appearing at ISSE/Midwest on March 27 with solid advice aimed at the salon industry. Her newest book, The Money Class also hits shelves this month.