Attention Midwest Salon/Spa Professionals: Seats Still Available for 2013 Regional Salon Summit

Don't miss out on PBA's Midwest Regional Salon Summit on April 7th. This event is in partnership with the Minnesota Salon and Spa Association.

PBA’s new Regional Salon Summits are designed to meet the needs of creative leaders in the salon/spa industry. Accessible and affordable, these one-day educational and networking events are held throughout the year and focus on top issues facing professionals today.

Discount pricing available to PBA and MNSSPA Members. Visit to register now!

2013 Speakers and Topics Include: Living Life on the Edge, Where the Results Are

with Matthew Fairfax, Principal of Northern Torch Consulting

Explore what’s missing in your life and career. Matthew shares how he went from selling shoes to owning two successful businesses and establishing a philanthropic organization. Add excitement to your life, increase your earning potential and become the person of your dreams.

Social Media and Salon Business

with Kelley Ehlers, Owner of Evoke Brand Strategies

Get an interactive break down on the world of social media to learn how to build and leverage social platforms to grow your business and engage clients. Implement a simple social strategy, create successful campaigns, and get staff involved to drive business.

Leadership in the Age of TOO

with Tom Kuhn, Creator of Q Program and The 2 to 10 Project

We live in the age of “too” - too much to do, too many choices, too much information. Leaders are often over-committed and overwhelmed. Tom provides simple, visual tools to create focus for greater prosperity, achieve extraordinary growth, higher income through small impactful actions, and meet today’s unique business demands.

Get Real About Your Business and Bottom Line

with Julie Piantadosi

Get the knowledge and tools to look at your business from a pure dollar perspective and learn the newest benchmark industry standards to dramatically increase profits.

PBA Government Affairs Panel

with Myra Irizarry, Director of Government Affairs for PBA

PBA is dedicated to keeping members informed on the laws and regulations governing the industry. Get an update on issues and legislation in your region and the national industry. Discussion includes deregulation, the FICA tax fairness legislation, and the PBA State Captain program. Come prepared with questions.

About PBA Education

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) develops and offers progressive, relevant and quality education for our members. Our live and online education and resources meet the needs of today’s busy professional and cover a range of topics. Along with our Education program, PBA provides our members with Government Advocacy, Signature Events, Charitable Outreach, Research and Business Resources. Visit for more information.


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