BeautyLink - Volume 6, Issue 3 - (Page 71)

EACH ISSUE OF BEAUTYLINK FEATURES ASSOCIATE MEMBERS REPRESENTING A CERTAIN SEGMENT OF THE BEAUTY INDUSTRY. ASSOCIATE MEMBER PROFILES Furniture Manufacturers Collins Manufacturing Company prides itself in manufacturing quality salon and barbering furnishings, creating lasting styles, and developing innovative solutions to salon and barbering problems and opportunities. Serving the beauty and barbering industry exclusively since 1983, Collins products are made in the USA, and they are made to last. Collins understands the importance of manufacturing quality equipment tough enough to perform well in a school's demanding environment. Every product is made with one eye focused on durability and the other eye focused on cost and value. Additionally, Collins has a staff of experienced designers to assist you with the development of a new school or salon. Let the cumulative experience of Collins Manufacturing work for you! To learn more, visit us at Consonance Companies, Inc., proudly supplies licensed professionals with high-quality, cost effective salon furniture and beauty equipment essential in today's innovative salon industry. At Consonance, our goal as a distributor of first-rate beauty equipment and supplies is to bring fashion and quality into every salon. Within the pages of our website, you will find a variety of items that will accent your personal tastes as well as satisfy your customers' needs. Whether you're preparing for that phenomenal grand opening or simply expanding your current cosmetology school, let Consonance Companies provide you with the best in salon furniture and beauty equipment! Visit our website at Kaemark, founded in 1972, has become one of the largest U.S. manufacturers of salon and spa equipment, beauty school furnishings and piece goods in North America. We believe the strongest demonstration of our commitment to bring you the most stylish A-List school environments is through our One World Inspired, Kaemark, Savvy, and Kurative lines. How can you separate yourself in your market space? Beauty leaders have found that successful schools in today's fast-paced, competitive world must continually recreate themselves. Recreating the environment has been a proven strategic tactic for leading market drivers. Resurgence is often born of recreating their clients' psychological and physical experience. Kaemark can be part of the foundation of your continued success. Please give us an opportunity to earn your respect and business. To learn more, visit or call 800-766-3651. Launch is the specialty school division of CosmoProf, providing beauty schools with services never before seen in the school-distributor relationship. Launch provides school business planning, complimentary student "salon business-ready" sessions and education plans providing bestin-class instructor education. Our customized Student Kit Program saves time with prebuilt or phase kit options. We understand the important role that school owners, instructors and administration teams play in developing and inspiring the future professionals of the beauty industry. To learn more, email or call 877-398-7925 ext. 5939 or 5962. Sally Beauty Supply, LLC, began as one store in New Orleans in 1964, and has since grown to more than 2,800 Sally Beauty Supply Stores worldwide, including stores in every state in the United States; Puerto Rico and Canada. Quickship®, our salon equipment division, was started in 1991 and has become an industry leader by partnering with today's top manufacturers such as Pibbs, Collins, Belvedere, Kaemark, Takara-Belmont and Veeco. With access to these well-respected brands and an ever-expanding mix of products manufactured exclusively to our specifications, Sally is a one-stop source for the best selection of equipment: Best Quality. Best Prices. Free Shipping. For the Sally store nearest you, click on the store locator at, or call 1-800-ASK-SALLY to be connected to the store nearest you. B E AUT YL I NK | C E L* E * BR AT E | 2 0 1 4 | 71

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