Artist Stories: George Papanikolas

George Papanikolas, Matrix celebrity stylist, sat down with American Salon at Matrix's Destination: Imagination event to discuss the story behind his brilliant career. George gives us a look into his life as a top celebrity stylist,  juggling an A-list clientele that have him traveling around the world. He also shares his take on social media and how it's become a game changer for the industry. 

About: Gordon is Publisher/ VP 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].

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