American Salon Stories Episode 17: Jo Blackwell-Preston

Jo Blackwell-Preston, owner of the renowned DopDop Salon in NYC,  is known around the world for her passion for the professional salon industry.  The renowned colorist is a L’Oreal Professionnel artist and educator who has been sharing her insights into color, the business of beauty and career development for over 30 years. Listen in as Jo shares her story, passions and learnings with Gordon. 

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