Artist Stories: Vivienne Mackinder

In this week's Artist Stories video interview, Vivienne Mackinder speaks on wisdom, creativity and love as cornerstones to her ongoing success as one of the world's most renowned hairdressing icons.

A six-time winner of the North American Hairstyling Award (NAHA) and a recipient of the North American Hair Styling "Lifetime Achievement” Award, Mackinder is the founder of (HDTV), as well as the creator, producer and director of the renowned "I'm Not Just a Hairdresser" documentary film series.

About: Gordon is Senior Director of Digital at American Salon where he works with the entire editorial team as well as with the considerable resources of parent company Questex to bring you stories, resources and more, 24/7. Gordon can be found online at or as @gordnm on Instagram. In real-time, you can find Gordon at major beauty events where he often teaches classes on business and career development as well as best practices in digital and social media.  Email Gordon at [email protected].