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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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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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Beauty Industry Leaders Form Coalition to Reform Industry Standards and Protect Consumers Against Dangerous Deregulation Measures

Major Announcement: New coalition moves to radically reform the beauty industry from within to streamline job entry and create one national standard of 1,000-hours for cosmetology licensure Leaders in the professional beauty industry announced today the official launch of The Future of the Beauty Industry Coalition (FBIC) to advocate for …

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AACS Sues US Department of Education on GE

Message from AACS President, Frank Trieu Earlier today, AACS filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, DC. The lawsuit seeks to prevent the Department from enforcing the Gainful Employment rule against our member schools. The position of the lawsuit is that the rule treats our schools …

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Top-of-Mind Challenges for 2017

One of the biggest benefits of belonging to a professional organization like ISBN is that you are never alone. You can learn how to approach your trickiest challenges with the wisdom and help from colleagues who have done it before. These are their top-of-mind challenges for 2017. Recruiting talented, serious …

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Seize Opportunities and Overcome Challenges in 2017

With a new year come new opportunities, challenges and plans to make it all work. The International SalonSpa Business Network, with members owning or franchising 2 to more than 7,500 salons across all 50 states with value-priced, family-priced and prestige business models, recently shared their thoughts on the state of …

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At Ratner Companies, It’s All About the People

Ratner Companies, the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, is ISBN’s newest member. Dennis and Ann Ratner, who co-founded the company in 1974 and are also hairstylists, lead the company, with family members Warren, Kelly, Gary and Lauren serving in positions, ranging from licensed stylist …

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Building the Ultimate Experience at ISBN’s Next Annual Conference

Save the dates May 7-9, 2017 for the International SalonSpa Business Network’s annual conference, “Building the Ultimate Experience.” The business-building, networking and learning will take place at the luxurious Ritz Carlton, Grande Lakes Orlando, where attendees are guaranteed to enjoy ultimate experiences and first-class service throughout their stay. Building the …

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