Schwarzkopf Professional has announced the promotion of Linda Gilbride to director of education USA. She joined the company as regional education manager, overseeing three distribution networks and directing the education technical advisor teams. She became national education manager for the East Coast and was responsible for key account development and directing educational and sales training events. She will now be liaison between the US and German International Team to develop educational content, guest artists and educational teams for the US.
“Leading the Schwarzkopf Professional education team allows me to communicate the passion we share with hair stylists around the world. Being able to offer exceptional technical educational tools while utilizing innovative products in partnership with inspired hair stylists is an amazing opportunity,” says Gilbride.
Michael Duenas, a popular celebrity stylist with editorial and fashion experience has been appointed brand ambassador for the OSIS+ and BC brands. He is the founder and CEO of Hair Room Service and has experience as an educator, platform artist and artistic team member for several major manufacturers.
Amber Dawn Nichols, has also been named a Schwarzkopf brand ambassador. She is a hairdresser with more than 15 years of industry experience and has a large celebrity clientele. Nichols has worked for numerous Fashion Week shows.