Saturday, July 21
5:30 p.m. – Reception
7 p.m. – Dinner
Only the best and brightest cosmetology students are accepted into the PBA Beacon program, designed to offer them the opportunity to network with and learn from some of the most successful salon/spa owners in the industry. PBA Beacon students will also have the opportunity to attend the NAHA 2012 Ceremony.
Beacon Kick-off Party: Saturday, July 21, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday, July 22, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday, July 23, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
PBA GET TOGETHER PARTY:
If you’re there, look for the MODERN Editors and photographer, and then look for you photos in MODERN’s MEMO section, online and on MODERN’s Facebook page.
Saturday, July 21, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
PBA Symposium 2012 invites salon and spa owners and beauty professionals to elevate their business, their careers and their profession through new education and opportunities to explore new trends and resources. Keynote speaker Dennis Snow kicks off Symposium Sunday, July 22, at 8:45 a.m. by demonstrating what salons can learn about delivering world-class customer service from none other than Mickey Mouse.
MONDAY: Gordon Miller and Nina Kovner (10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.); Neill Ducoff (11:15 to 12:30 p.m.); Larry Kopsa (11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) ; Mary Brunetti (11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.); Deena Ebbert (2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.);
SUNDAY: Dennis Snow (8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.); Terri Cowan (1 p.m. to 2 p.m.); Vivienne Mackinder (2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.); Jeanine O’Neill Blackwell (3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
2012 CONFERENCES AT CPNA:
Cosmoprof North America sponsors a roster of conferences and seminars to provide business building tips to industry managers and leaders at all stages of their careers. All conferences are held in the Mandalay Bay.
COLOR YOUR WORLD: YOUR BRAND IN COLOR: Sunday July 22, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Pavilion D Conference Room.
This seminar is conducted in conjunction with Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers Distributors (ICMAD) and discusses the power of visual marketing, especially the connection between consumer behavior and color.
(R)ETAIL LANDSCAPE: ALTERNATIVE CHANNELS Sunday July 22, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Pavilion B Conference Room.
In collaboration with GCI Magazine, this conference explores the world of e-commerce and how consumers feel about online shopping. A study by TotalBeauty Media, customized for CPNA, reveals how to achieve the right product and pricing structures for online retailing.