Top stylists will share their color secrets at ColorAmerica in the Company of Patrick McIvor in New York City on May 16th at the Broad Street Ballroom (41 Broad Street). Patrick McIvor - Matrix Artistic Director/patrick mcivor color studio will be joined by friends Rodney Cutler - Cutler/Redken, David Adams - red CHOCOLAT/Aveda and Adrienne Rogers/Hush Salon to divulge their latest color techniques in a fun interactive talk show setting.
“I think it’s so valuable to connect top stylists who own salons with others in the industry in an environment where ideas are collected, success stories shared and color tips and techniques are highlighted. These stylists are some of the best in the biz and we can all learn from them,” states McIvor.
Patrick McIvor, Matrix Artistic Director, has 24 years of experience teaching and mentoring colorists with his warm and welcoming style. McIvor loves to share salon-based haircolor techniques, continuing the Matrix tradition established by founder Arnie Miller to help salon pros transform their passion into success. His patrick mcivor color studios in Pennsylvania serve as headquarters for creativity and a launching pad for his team’s runway and editorial work in NYC. His haircolor knowledge is limitless. In addition to founding the color department at the former Arrojo Cutler Salon, he’s been an educator with the best companies including Wella, Clairol, Logics, Redken and now Matrix. McIvor is the driving force behind ColorAmerica 2010, recruiting his good friends to join him for a weekend of sheer color education.
Rodney Cutler began styling hair at 16, with a four-year apprenticeship at Rifmik, a leading Australian salon. Arriving at Bumble & bumble, NYC, in 1992, he became a top stylist while co-developing cutting and training programs. Opening the Cutler Salon in 2001, Cutler opened another in Soho in 2005 and in Miami in 2008. Each Cutler Salon has a Redken Lab for client and colorist interaction. The Cutler team of 150 is active in editorial and runway hairstyling worldwide. Cutler’s celebrity clientele includes Rachael Ray, Jamie King, Gavin DeGraw and Jordin Sparks, among others.
With 20+ years of experience, Adrienne Rogers owns Hush Salon in Philadelphia, along with guest colorist stints at the NYC Cutler Salons. A recognized editorial stylist, she often works with up and coming models to prep color for fashion week and photo shoots. As Product Club’s National Technical Training Director, she travels to teach advanced color techniques nationwide and is featured in several educational DVDs.
David Adam’s lifelong love of artistry led him to a hairdressing career and respected color specialty. Previously technical artistic director for Aveda, and current founder and president of the new red CHOCOLATE Adams inspires and develops hair color professionals, while helping salons grow their color and texture business. Adams enjoys a close collaboration with celebrity clients and fashion designers. Celebrity clients include: Bjork, Brenda Blethyn, Cher, Claudia Schiffer, Heather Graham, Jude Law, Kylie Minogue, Peter Gabriel, Sadie Frost, The Spice Girls and Sting. He has worked for such fashion greats as Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan, Balenciaga, Miu Miu and Prada.
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