Best of Masters: John Paul DeJoria


John Paul DeJoria is an American billionaire, businessman and philanthropist. He is best known as co-founder of the Paul Mitchell hair products company and the Patrón Spirits Company.

His rags-to-riches story inspires the masses. Interviewed by Winn Claybaugh in 2005, John Paul shares his passion for the beauty industry and his thoughts on wealth building, caring for those around you, and giving back.


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“No one can dispute the impact that John Paul DeJoria has had on the beauty industry. No matter your product affiliation, he is a hero we can all look up to. My interview times with John Paul have been career changing, and I have always welcomed the humble mentoring he provides.” – Winn Claybaugh

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About: Winn Claybaugh is the author of Be Nice (Or Else!) and “one of the best motivational speakers in the country,” according to CNN’s Larry King, who wrote the foreword for the book. A national speaker for major corporations and abusiness owner for more than 30 years with over 16,000 people in his organization, Winn is the founder, co-owner, and dean of hair care giant Paul Mitchell’s school division. Under Winn’s leadership and in keeping with their unique culture of giving back and building self-esteem, the 100-plus schools in the nationwide network have donated countless volunteer hours and raised morethan $15.2 million for multiple charitable organizations. 

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