Opportunities available!

Are you looking to share your industry experiences, attend top events and education and build up other hairdressers in this amazing industry? This could be the right opportunity for you. We are looking for people (anywhere in the USA and Canada) to share their stories and cheer along with us.

Kim Creekmore - Contributor

Kim Creekmore

Contributor: Business – Salon Ownership

About: After Leaving a successful commission salon to booth rent, I knew that I had to implement structured business practices in order to be successful. My commitment is to share what have learned and how I have adapted them over the years so you can also be successful in business.

Founder of Salon Professionals of San Diego, Salon Owner at Cultivate, a HairLoveDesign Salon, and industry advocate for successful business practices by independent stylists.

Molly Gower

Contributor: Student

About: Molly is a Utah native living in Salt Lake City. A #cosmobaby  who fell in love with the Beauty Industry. In her spare time she likes to Travel and date her Husband.

Kat Trotter-Viterbo

Contributor: North-West Social Takeovers

About: Hollywood Glam, Bombshell Waves & sexy lived in hair are just a few of the things clients have come to expect when sitting in Kat’s chair. With over 10+ years in the industry, Kat has created a reputation of making your hair dreams come true. Whether she is finding your personal brand of blonde,making bridal & editorial magic, or adding life to your limp locks with a tailored haircut; Kat will tell you all the why’s & how’s, on how to achieve your hair goals. Fresh and brand new to Portland from Seattle, WA: Kat co- owns Seneca & Boone inside of Malva. House of hair, travels all over the U.S teaching styling classes & workshops, as well as maintaining her Seattle Clientele. Follow her on Instagram @katt.likemeow @senecaandboone

Elizabeth Smoot

Contributor: East Coast

About: Liz is just a person obsessed with beautiful hair. She began her hair journey when she was around 17 years old and has a true love for the industry. Liz does hair in Baltimore, Maryland and appreciates her #hairbesties. She believes education, practice, and persistency are the true keys to success. Check her out on IG: elizabethashleyy

Lisa Houser

Contributor: Beyond Cosmo School

About: Being born in raised in NY, I developed a love for being artistic and wanted to seek out cosmetology. After receiving my cosmetology education and license, I began working in one of the top salons in Long Island. I started out in the industry doing nails and found that I loved using my artistic abilities while serving people. Throughout my 31 year career, I have continued my love for being artistic through continuing my education, recently attended Aquage Master Academy and trained to become a Scruples hair care educator. I specialize in hair coloring techniques, especially the challenge of color correction. I am certified in hair extensions. My goal is to create a friendly, inviting, and relaxing environment in which my clientele can relax and enjoy. I also love to help my community, fundraising for local schools as well as the American Cancer Society while serving on the silent auction and recognition committee. I serve on the Cascadia Tech Center Cosmetology Advisory Board as well as The Hazel Dell Salmon Creek Business Association.

Mandy Zelinka

Contributor: Beauty Biz

About: Mandy Zelinka is the former Digital Marketing Manager for KEVIN.MURPHY International and owned one of the largest award-winning salons in Portland, Oregon. Currently, she is the Chief Troublemaker at The Zelinka Agency, a global community of like-minded hairstylists, small business owners, and right-brained entrepreneurs dedicated to building and maintaining high standards for ourselves, our clients, and our industry.

Jackie Simmons

Contributor: Mid-west

About: A one-time sculpture student at Indiana University, Jackie quickly realized her real passion lay in hairdressing. After 15 years of experience, Jackie has emerged as a strong leader and a truly original hair artist. Since then, her constant search for unique artists and new learning has taken her from LA to Chicago and everywhere in between.

Dev Rice

Contributor: Beauty In the Background

About: Dev works with Bosley Pro and loves teaching hot yoga and traveling in his free time. He is also a level 3 Reiki master and a true Hair Nerd at heart.

John McCormick

Contributor: Red Carpet

About: John is a set stylist by day and Emmy winner by night. He has a love of all things red carpet and is standing sideline with his microphone in hand ready to interview Hair Nerds at any event.