Winn Claybaugh is the dean and cofounder of Paul Mitchell Schools and the founder of MASTERS Audio Club. He interviewed Fran Drescher, the award-winning star of The Nanny and Happily Divorced and a 12-year uterine cancer survivor. As the founder and president of the Cancer Schmancer Movement, Fran wants to shift America's focus toward prevention and early detection. Just in time for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Fran demonstrates the knowledge and celebrity power to educate the masses on these topics and more.
Winn Claybaugh is the dean and cofounder of Paul Mitchell Schools and the founder of MASTERS Audio Club. He interviewed Ken Paves, one of the world's most sought after and recognizable hairstylists. Ken has created award-winning styles for Victoria Beckham, Lady Gaga, and Jennifer Lopez, to name a few. He is part of Simon Cowell's X Factor creative team and designed the hair for Periwinkle, Disney's newest character. Although his résumé screams the names of major celebrities and accomplishments, you will find Ken to be humble, genuine, and loving.
David Stanko: We have Nick Arrojo here on Stylist Voice; one of our amazing interviewees. How are you Nick?
Nick Arrojo: I'm doing really good David, how are you doing?
DS: Good. I'm so glad you're able to do this with us! We put together a few questions and I think the readers will be able to extract some key points for either their salon or their brand or just their own personal development.
NA: Sure, I hope so.
DS: Just off the top of your head what's the 30-second elevator pitch that sums up the Arrojo brand?
NA: Well, I'd say that Arrojo is a true hairdressing brand that encompasses all of the things that a hairdresser does.
In this month’s conversation, Redken Consultant and Master Colorist David Stanko interviews the iconic hairdresser and educator Stephen Moody. Here Moody shares with Stanko all he has learned in his three-decade career with Vidal Sassoon and what he is doing today as the Global Education Academy Dean for Wella Professionals.
Edited by Jennifer Barnes
Winn Claybaugh is the dean and cofounder of Paul Mitchell Schools and the founder of MASTERS Audio Club. He interviewed Ruth Roche, salon owner, editorial stylist, platform artist, and educator. Ruth's work has appeared in major fashion magazines and she has worked with renowned photographers like Annie Leibovitz. Ruth's celebrity clients have included Anne Hathaway, Mariah Carey, Lindsay Lohan, Sheryl Crow, Kelly Ripa, and many others. Ruth was Redken's Global Artistic Director of Design and previously worked with Trevor Sorbie.
Winn Claybaugh is the dean and cofounder of Paul Mitchell Schools and the founder of MASTERS audio club. He recently interviewed Los Angeles-based freelance stylist Diana Schmidtke, who specializes in men’s grooming, style, and hair care. Her clients include celebrities George Clooney, Viggo Mortensen, Matt Damon, Christian Bale, John Travolta, and Taylor Lautner, with whom Diana completed two Twilight movie press tours. Diana has styled clients on film sets and photo shoots, and her work has been featured in many consumer magazines.
Redken 5th Avenue Consultant and Master Colorist David Stanko interviews Stephanie Kocielski, John Paul Mitchell Systems vice president of education, Robert Cromeans Salon artistic director, performer, speaker and educator. On typical day for Stephanie, she takes risks, finds inspiration in everything she does and gets super excited about the future of industry education. Get inspired yourself with this informative and uplifting conversation with Ms. Kocielski.
Redken 5th Avenue Consultant and Master Colorist David Stanko interviews Eva Scrivo, stylist, author, educator, salon owner and celebrity colorist for L'Oréal Professionnel. The two talk about what leads to a successful career in the beauty industry, the importance of maintaining a personal portfolio of work, her 'uncut' cut signature style and much more.
Redken 5th Avenue Consultant and Master Colorist David Stanko interviews his new boss, Rodney Cutler, the founder, owner and force behind Cutler salons in New York City and Miami, FL. Stanko and Cutler have a candid chat about philosophies on life and work; the famous Emma Watson cut; and how Cutler balances family, work and training for the upcoming New York Ironman.
Redken 5th Avenue Consultant and Master Colorist David Stanko recently chatted with renowned celebrity and editorial stylist and salon owner Ted Gibson. Stanko asked Gibson some bold questions and learned about his $950 price tag per haircut, challenges he faces in the business, his upcoming 16-year anniversary with partner Jason Backe and his mission to bring hair to the Oscars.