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Angus 90210

Dec 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Angus Mitchell, son of the late Paul Mitchell and co-owner/artistic director of John Paul Mitchell Systems, opened his first signature salon in Beverly Hills, CA, in October, and American Salon was...
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The Science of Shopping

Nov 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Paco Underhill is founder, CEO and president of Envirosell, a global research and consulting firm based in New York City. For more than 25 years, Underhill has been conducting research on the...
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Hannah and Her Scissors

Oct 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Hanna Compton has wanted to be a hairdresser for as long she can remember. Her father is a set builder in Hollywood, and when she was young Hanna used to visit him on location. Instead of watching...
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The Salon Fixer is in

Sep 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Imagine hiring a personal salon coach for the price of a haircut. Now you can. Cory Couts, a globally recognized expert in salon management and leadership, has been teaching salon owners worldwide...
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Life is a Masquerade

Aug 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
City of Hope's National Professional Salon Industry Spirit of Life Dinner and Masquerade Ball honoring Pureology's Cheryl and Jim Markham was held at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas...
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In Memoriam

Jul 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Guy Mascolo was chairman of TIGI Worldwide and TONI&GUY USA. He was also part of a hairdressing dynasty that began with his father, Franco, and grew to include brothers Bruno, Toni and Anthony....
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Twitter Nation

Jun 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
If you think twittering is for the birds, think again. Twitter is the latest rage in free social networking, and it's utilized by everyone from celebs like Oprah Winfrey to CEOs and...
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Hope Springs Eternal

May 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award honorees and founders of Pureology Serious Colour Care Cheryl and Jim Markham have selected a grand masquerade theme for their July 20 Spirit of Life...
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Beauty in Foreclosure?

Apr 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
For as long as I've been in this industry, the word on the street has been that beauty is recession-proof. The conventional wisdom is that in an economic downturn, people might put off...
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A Perfect 10

Mar 01 2009 | By Brett Vinovich
Every so often in life, you encounter someone whom you instinctively feel is destined for greatness. I sensed that about Sexy Hair founder Michael O'Rourke the day we first met back in...
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