Salon & Spa Professionals of NYS Names New Executive Director

The Salon & Spa Professionals of NYS appoints industry veteran Holly Garofano as its new executive director.

Holly Garofano, Executive Director for The Salon and Spa Professionals of NYS
Holly Garofano, Executive Director for The Salon and Spa Professionals of NYS

Holly Garofano, a salon industry veteran, has accepted the executive director position for The Salon and Spa Professionals of NYS (NYSASSP).

The  NYSASSP was formed to provide an industry voice on statewide legislative issues, increase industry standards through education, provide access to business efficiencies, provide continuing education opportunities and align business service providers with members’ needs.

The organization has helped salon and spa professionals return to work during COVID-19 mandated closures.

‘’I am so excited to continue the mission of the organization and work on behalf of our members to advocate, educate and elevate an industry I’m so proud to be a part of,’’ says Garofano.   

In addition to her role at NYSASSP,  Garofano will continue to service guests at her salon Nuance, A Boutique Salon.