Oribe Hair Care is excited to announce hair stylist James Pecis as its new Visiting Creative Director. As one of today’s emerging voices in the world of editorial and runway hair, James will bring his vast expertise to the brand and will help collaborate on new products, education events and training, editorial shoots and fashion weeks around the world.
Beauty Schools of America has announced that this year’s Beauty and the Barber tradeshow will be co-hosted by Christopher Dove and John C. Simpson, Founders of CoCr8 and industry icons. When asked what excites them most about co-hosting Beauty and the Barber, they stated, “We are both truly honored to take part in an event that is so prevalent to our ever evolving industry, bringing together current trends, high-energy ambiance, limitless creativity and networking opportunities.”
On Thursday, September 24, Yuka Style Salon hosted a red carpet grand opening celebration. Over 100 guests enjoyed complimentary cocktails, light bites and beauty gift bags, hair models and DJ Talon Reid.
The Sam Villa brand is expanding its award winning educational team! Stylists interested in being part of a team devoted to shaping the industry through education and artistry are welcome to apply from October 1–21, 2015 (midnight PST). Sharing VALUE continues to be the message at Sam Villa…teaching hairdressers how to think, say and do differently to help bring value to the services salon professionals provide.
Global Beauty Masters, a television series about an extreme hair, makeup, nails and fashion competition based on the live event Battle of the Strands, is filming season two in Las Vegas. Sam Villa, Founding Partner of Sam Villa and Education Artistic Director for Redken 5th Avenue, is taking part, filming his role as judge and mentor. The epic series airs on TLC TV network on Monday, January 29th at 5:00pm EST.
As part of their effort to help raise money and awareness for breast cancer research, Regis Corporation’s (NYSE:RGS) 47,000+ stylists who work at the company’s salon brands are joining forces for the annual Clip for the Cure haircutting event on Saturday, October 17, 2015.
StyleSeat, an online booking service for beauty professionals, recently announced that seasoned engineer April Chang will serve as the company's new Vice President of Engineering, where she will oversee the engineering team.
Wahl Professional has appointed Anne Marie Kollias as its new National Sales Manager. As the main contact for customers and independent sales representatives, Kollias’ goal will not just be to drive sales of Wahl Professional products, but to continuously evaluate customers needs, concerns and desires to drive the innovation of future Wahl products.
CHI, a global leader in ceramic hair tools and premiere haircare, has announced the brand's first-ever celebrity ambassador: actress, singer and pop-star sensation Zendaya Coleman.Zendaya, who is known for her trendsetting and versatile looks, has set out to share her healthy hair journey in partnership with CHI. The Zendaya x CHI Campaign will highlight must-have products to create her favorite looks including the Escape Cordless Styling Iron, G2 Styling Iron, Touch 2 Touch Screen Dryer, Styling Line Extension Collection and Argan Oil Collection.