Steve Goddard, President and Founder ofPRAVANA, built philanthropy into his business model. As he grew his brand, he maintained his contributions of time, financial support and service back to the community and to salon professionals.
Luxury Brand Partners (LBP) announced that industry veteran Albie X Cortes has joined the company as General Manager of an exciting brand launching in late 2015. Cortes will head up development and sales for the new brand and teach business courses in LBP’s upcoming Miami academy.
Schwarzkopf Professional announced that master color artist Rossa Jurenas will assume responsibilities of Schwarzkopf Professional’s North American Color Director by overseeing the collaboration of education, sales, and marketing for the company’s color division, beginning January 1, 2015.
Spilo Worldwide Headquarters has relocated to a new state-of-the-art facility in Vernon, CA. The offices, warehouse, and every last nail file and bobby pin have a place within this new 50,000+ square foot home featuring a 200 foot assembly line. According to the Spilo press release, not only does this new facility streamline order processing, but also creates a more efficient and open atmosphere for employees and customers.
Paul Mitchell Hawaii Seminar brings together salon owners, stylists and distributor partners for a week of island living and John Paul Mitchell Systems (JPMS) learning. This year, from January 11-16, the seminar took place at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows on the Big Island of Hawaii on the Kohala Coast. Hawaii was home and a creative retreat for Paul Mitchell, co-founder of the company, and so the site holds special significance.
At Fabian’s in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Fabian Bordelon took Keune’s new Keratin Curl and Keratin Volume treatments and transformed them into a “Wave-a-loution.” His new services, which rely on new-generation perms for either bouncy, shiny true curls or volume and movement with shine, are all created with rollers.