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Government Relations Update

Gordon Logan, ISBN government relations advocate shared the latest information on government regulations impacting our industry in this webinar recap. Learn what ISBN is doing to support and protect your business. ISBN is part of the Professional Beauty Federation, which also puts on an annual event bringing key issues in …

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Message from the President

Dear ISBN Members & Friends: Thank you so much for helping us build momentum since our conference this past May at the beautiful Ritz Carlton in Amelia Island, FL. Since that time, we have added several new members, launched a very successful webinar series, significantly improved our communications and visibility, …

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Meet Sport Clips’ New Sister

Vent Blotique, a fresh and modern blowout and style salon designed to deliver a unique guest experience, celebrated the grand opening of its 1,400 square-foot salon in Cedar Park, Texas, last month. With a fresh concept, Vent Blotique delivers for women and girls the guest experience successfully developed by the …

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Remembering Phyllis Jones

Phyllis Jones, one of ISBN’s founders and our second ever Lifetime Achievement Award winner in 2003, passed away on August 13 at age 89 at The Ohio State University-Wexner Medical Center surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Clayton K. Jones. Phyllis …

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Dady Insurance Introduces EPLI

Dady Insurance offers a range of coverage for ISBN Members, including exclusive programs and discounts on a wide range of insurance packages covering Workers Comp, property, general liability, professional liability, loss of revenues and commercial autos. A hot topic right now is the new Employment Practices Liability Insurance. Employment issues …

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ISBN Board of Trustees Election

ISBN Membership elects Mark Kartarik to its Board of Trustees; Board elects Pat Neville and Eric A. Bakken as vice presidents June 2015—The International SalonSpa Business Network (ISBN) recently elected Mark Kartarik, president of Sport Clips Haircuts, to its Board of Trustees. Kartarik joins the ISBN board in leading the …

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Call for Nominations

Join the ISBN Board of Trustees and be part of the change. The Board of Trustees is dedicated to improving the industry through it’s initiatives and is looking for someone to fill the position that will be able to dedicate time and passion to the association’s programs.

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ISBN Says ‘Mahalo’ to Paul Brown of Hawaii

He’s styled the hair of princesses, Fortune 100 executives and Congressmen; been a highly-requested educator throughout Asia; brought thermal hair straightening to the United States and dominated the Hawaiian Islands with up to seven deluxe salons and 600 employees. But today, as Paul Brown looks back on his 45 years …

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Save the Date: May 22-24, 2016 in California

“The annual conference has become a mainstay in our members’ calendars, giving them a place to connect, learn and grow as business leaders,” says Rhoda Olsen, president of the ISBN. “Our membership represents more than 25,000 salons and an exponential number of stylists and service providers. We take that responsibility …

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Valorie Reavis Named Executive Director

The International SalonSpa Business Network (ISBN) has selected Valorie Reavis as its executive director. In this new position for ISBN, Reavis will serve as the liaison between the ISBN Board, its Executive Committee and membership and drive the business strategy and health of the association. She will also manage the …

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