Best Advice: Stephanie Kocielski

This week's Best Advice video comes from Stephanie Kocielski, Paul Mitchell's Vice President of Education and Artistic Director. Stephanie is known the world over for her exuberance, expert skills and authentic voice. She is undoubtedly one of today's most sought-after platform artists.  

Stephanie comes from what she considers to be humble beginnings, going quickly from her time in beauty school to working behind the chair at A Robert Cromeans Salon. She was soon traveling the world as a platform artist, which eventually led to her current position leading the educational and artistic direction for one the most iconic brands in beauty. Stephanie's advice is sought after by professionals around the globe. American Salon is pleased to have sat down with her at the recent Paul Mitchell Business rEvolution. Here is an outtake from our interview offering up Stephanie's Best Advice

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.

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