Modern Salon & Salon Today Podcast
Summary: Listen in as SALON TODAY editors interview thought leaders in the professional beauty industry, experts on a variety of business topics, salon owners and managers, distributors and manufacturers.
I recently spoke with Michael O’Rourke who is receiving the NAHA Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s NAHA awards ceremony in Las Vegas July 31 during Cosmoprof/PBA Beauty Week. Speaking to Michael is always an inspiration because the passion he has for the industry is genuine and infectious. If you have seen him on the show floor or on the stage, you know what I mean.
Sara Jones, senior vice president and general manager of Joico, is the 2011 recipient of the Spirit of Life Award from City of Hope Hospital. She tells us about her women’s cancer initiative and some exciting additions to this year’s City of Hope gala during PBA/Beauty Week.
Edwin Neill III, CEO of Neill Corporation, encourages listeners to contribute to the The Salon and Spa Relief Fund, which was established to help salon and spa owners and their employees rebuild their lives and businesses following natural disasters.
Pureology's vice president of marketing lists the benefits of a green school and lets you know you how, a client or a staff member can enter your local school for a Green School Makeover.
Colin Walsh, Matrix vice president and general manager, describes the new momentum at Matrix and how positive programs, such at Spread the Love, Chairs of Change and Matrix Mixers, are helping stylists connect with one another.
Bert Jacobs is the co-founder and the chief executive optimist with the Life is Good company. After giving the keynote at Matrix's Imagination 2011 event, Jacobs shared his experiences about growing a company from the ground up and the importance of spreading a message of positivity with SALON TODAY.
Trisha Kemp, director of business development, talks about the impact different elements in the water have on your clients' hair, and how a simple salon treatment can help prepare the hair for your salon’s best work, even allowing you to guarantee your work.
When Patricia Owen, owner of Faces DaySpa in Hilton Head, South Carolina, became involved with her local Chamber of Commerce, she never dreamed she'd serve on the Board of Directors for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In this podcast, she shares that journey and offers advice for other owners who'd like to get involved.
As P&G Salon Professional prepares to host this year's business forum at America's Beauty Show, its Vice President of Business Development, John Moroney shares new details for "Smart Thinking, Straight Talk, A Salon and Spa Owner Dialogue". There is so much excitement building about this talk that P&G has decided to host a live webcast of the event. Sign up for the interactive webcast at www.pgsalonpro.com/abs.
Neil Ducoff, the CEO and founder of Strategies and the award-winning author of "No-Compromise Leadership" will help salon owners at the ABS business forum go home with no compromises. Here, he talks about what that means.
As manager of shopper-based design for P&G Salon Professional, Mark Komanecky talks about why in this day and age it's so important for salon owners to understand the concepts of shopper-based design and what advantages a salon has over other retail outlets.
As P&G Salon Professional prepares to host this year's business forum at America's Beauty Show, its CEO Reuben Carranza discusses how the program builds on last year's forum and the attributes he considers most important in a leader. He also offers a preview of some of the other exciting P&G programming we can expect at ABS.
John Moroney, P&G Salon Professional's vice president of business development, outlines the exciting details for "Smart Thinking, Straight Talk, A Salon and Spa Owner Dialogue" at the 2011 America's Beauty Show.
As the best-selling business author of "Never Eat Alone" and "Who's Got Your Back," Keith Ferrazzi is the world's foremost expert in business relationships. As a preview of his upcoming presentation at Serious Business, Ferrazzi discusses how his strategies apply to the salon world.
David Wagner, owner of JUUT Salonspas and the author of "Life As a Daymaker," shares what his recent experience with cancer taught him about his life and his business.