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PEOPLE & PLACES Making Prom Dreams Come True with the Edward Touhy Guardian Angel Foundation and Tricoci University of Beauty Culture Kenneth Shuler Is awarded "Order of the Palmetto" On Wednesday, June 11, the Honorable Sen. John Courson presented Kenneth Shuler, owner and operator of Kenneth Shuler Schools of Cosmetology, with the "Order of the Palmetto" during a ceremony at the Kenneth Shuler headquarters in Columbia. The "Order of the Palmetto" is South Carolina's highest civilian honor and is awarded to individuals who have exemplified extraordinary lifetime achievements and service to the state and nation. As a South Carolina native, community service to the Palmetto State has always been something that Shuler has held near and dear to his heart. Tricoci University of Beauty Culture (TUBC) is honored to once again support the Edward Touhy Guardian Angel Foundation's annual SENIOR PROMise, an inspiring initiative that enables economically disadvantaged young men and women in Chicago to look fabulous at their senior proms. A team of cosmetology students and leaders from TUBC's Bridgeview and Chicago campuses did prom-perfect makeup and hairstyles for a select group of young adults who otherwise couldn't afford to glam-up for what should be an important milestone for every teenager. Academy Hosts Fundraising Event Empire Beauty Schools® Make March a Month of Giving models in his signature gowns. All proceeds will be used to develop a legacy for the Ms. Wheelchair America program, and will develop an endowment to allow future contestants to fulfill their dreams. Jenny Adams, the reigning Ms. Wheelchair America, will emcee the event. Adams's national platform title is "Inclusion Revolution," which is designed to spread the message of acceptance and awareness to businesses, schools and legislators in the U.S. Pivot Point International Appoints New Vice President of Global Marketing & Business Development Kevin Cameron recently assumed the role of Vice President of Global Marketing an d B usines s Development at Pivot Point International. Cameron joins Pivot Point from KAO Corporation most recently serving as Senior Director of Global Brand Management. As Vice President of Global Marketing and Business Development Cameron will oversee the Pivot Point brand and be responsible for all marketing and product positioning efforts. Bellus Academy Receives Massage Envy Spa Excellence in Education Award Empire Beauty Schools® across 21 states collected donations in March that will go directly to victims of domestic abuse. As part of the 'Empire Gives Back' campaign, each Empire Beauty School is collecting in-kind donations for their local anti-domestic violence program in their area. To date, Empire Gives Back has raised more than $750,000 in cash and donations for women's shelters across the country. The Salon Professional Academy of Tacoma hosted a fundraising event to support the reign of Ms. Wheelchair America, Jennifer Adams, and develop a legacy for future contestants. Filled with a showcase of amazing hair styles and creative cosmetic applications created by Academy students, as well as a silent auction, the event featured fashion designer Victor Aguirre, styling a series of Bellus Academy is a recipient of Massage Envy's Spa Excellence in Education Award 2013. The beauty academy was recognized at Massage E nv y 's Annual Franchise Conference along with five other honorees. This prestigious award distinguishes the best massage and esthetic education schools for their accomplishments in producing quality industry professionals. The career training school features courses in massage, spa, salon, cosmetology and esthetics at three San Diego locations and one in Manhattan, Kansas. B E AUT YL I NK | C E L* E * BR AT E | 2 0 1 4 | 67

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of BeautyLink - Volume 6, Issue 3

Message From the Aacs President & CEA Chair
The Workings of Washington
The Art of the Consult
A Student’s Perspective
Celebrating Our Graduates
Access and Affordability
And Then There’s Compliance
Are You Ready to Thrive?
Navigating the Acquisition Path
Creating a Marketing Mixture
Multicultural Corner
Culture Trumps Strategy
Beauty Changes Lives
Engaged Learning
Superstar Graduate
20 Ways to Celebrate You
Battle of the Strands
Students Leaving the Beauty School “Nest''
Why Every Educator Needs to Be at CEA This Year
Step by Step
Voices From the Classroom
People & Places
Create a Recipe for the Future
New Products & Services
Associate Member Profiles: Furniture Manufacturers
New School Members
Upcoming 2014-15 Events
Index to Advertisers

BeautyLink - Volume 6, Issue 3