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ISBN Members Set Sail on ‘Tour de ISBN’

The International SalonSpa Business Network launches Tour de ISBN, a series of exclusive, behind-the-scenes tours at members’ locations. The series launches on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at Gene Juarez Salon & Spa in Bellevue, WA, where CEO Scott Missad and his team will share the secrets to their success and …

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ISBN Elects JCPenney’s Natalie Lockhart and Floyd’s 99 Barbershops’ Dan McNamee to its Board of Trustees

The International SalonSpa Business Network membership has elected JCPenney’s Natalie Lockhart and Floyd’s 99 Barbershops’ Dan McNamee to the ISBN’s Board of Trustees. In this role, they will lead the owners and executives of the largest hair and beauty businesses as part of the only association exclusively for multi-unit salon …

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New ISBN Affiliate Member NFUSION considers itself a zebra among horses

With NFUSION, salons and stylists earn more money “NFUSION is about helping salons and stylists earn more money by giving them a point-of-difference, as opposed to selling them products and tools,” explains Dayne Sieling, CEO. “We offer all-around 360-degree support to our customers,” adds Mark Glesne, director of marketing and …

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Ruling in AACS v. Department of Education

Many of you were closely monitoring the case filed in February of this year against the Department of Education by the American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) regarding Gainful Employment legislation. Announced today is a ruling where the judge ruled in favor of AACS on the case. Read on for …

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Ohio Update: House Bill 189 and Senate Bill 129

The Ohio General Assembly has introduced companion bills to reform Ohio’s cosmetology laws comprehensively. The House bill is HB 189 and the Senate bill is SB 129. Both pick up from changes enacted in SB 213 from the 131st General Assembly. “Our bill seeks to make Ohio’s cosmetology laws the …

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ISBN to present 2017 Legend Award to Paul D. Finkelstein, former chairman of the board and CEO of Regis Corporation, at Annual Conference, May 7-9, in Orlando

April 2017— The International Salon/Spa Business Network (ISBN) will present its 2017 Legend Award to Paul D. Finkelstein, former chairman of the board and CEO of Regis Corporation, at its Annual Conference, “Building the Ultimate Experience,” May 7-9, at the Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes in Orlando, FL. The ISBN Legend …

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All in the Family: Welcome K Charles & Company Salons

ISBN’s newest member, K Charles & Company Salons, defines the concept of “family business.” Kathy Thalman, a hairdresser, founded the first salon of the San Antonio, Texas-based company in 1984. Today, her daughter and son, Holly Vaught and Chase Thalman, have taken the reins and grown the multi-unit enterprise to …

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ISBN Partners with Ogletree Deakins to Provide Members with Labor and Employment Resources that Address Key Employment, Labor and Wage Issues

April 2017—The International SalonSpa Business Network has partnered with Ogletree Deakins, a law firm offering labor and employment counsel to employers of all sizes, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies. Ogletree Deakins will serve as a resource for ISBN’s members, regarding key employment, labor and wage issues. Bob Roginson …

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Meet New ISBN Affiliate Member: Sunbelt Business Advisors

Did you know that although the value of your business increases with an exit or succession strategy in place, almost 70% of business owners do not have a plan? Many business owners need guidance to help determine or enhance the value and marketability of their business, as well as understand …

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Neroli Salon & Spa joins ISBN

ISBN’s newest member, Neroli Salon & Spa, has provided guests with an indulgent sanctuary of salon and spa services in the Milwaukee area for more than 20 years. From their intimate salon to aromatic, Asian-inspired treatment rooms, this world of serenity pampers guests, as the skilled team of professionals creates …

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