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PEOPLE & PLACES
placed first in the esthetics category. Amber Evans placed third in the 4th Annual Sassoon SA|SC Cut and Color Competition. The winners were announced at the International Salon and Spa Expo in Long Beach, CA.
stating “Smover Extraordinaire” which they wear all month, along with a gift card. Students receive the award at the monthly assembly, along with a name tag. We love to show this off on our Facebook Page! This program has brought a new meaning to our work culture.
(Submitted by Lisa Davis, Director of School Operations.)
2012 Matrix Spread the Love Winners P&G Salon Professional Announces Awards
At America’s Beauty Show (ABS) nine finalists in the second annual P&G Salon Professional Student Stylist Competition took to the stage to be judged by industry notables. And the winners were for Wella Professionals: 1st: Michel Lanoutte, Regency Beauty Institute; 2nd: Andrea Phillips, Cameo College; 3rd: Kelsey Triebes , Bellus Academy; for Sebastian Professional: 1st: Katey Browne, Sassoon Academy; 2nd: Anisha Winston, Regency Beauty Institute; 3rd: Nydia Zypeda, Avalon School of Cosmetology; and for Clairol Professional: 1st: Raina Torelli, Rizzieri Aveda School; 2nd: Sean Farine, Remington College; 3rd: Darcy Morris, Brio Academy/Marinello School of Beauty. This year PGSP also introduced its Instructor of the Year Award, which was awarded to Tommy Ann Wozniak of Avalon School of Cosmetology, Phoenix, AZ. Six unique and passionate beauty professionals have been selected as the 2012 Matrix Spread the Love Ambassadors. This group of cosmetology school grads set off on the journey of their lives in January, visiting 50 Spread the Love Salons and 50 Spread the Love Schools across America, as well as stores, salons, beauty schools and shows. Winners were: Todd Kane, 43, Kohler Academy, Scottsdale, AZ; Timmy Willy, 21, Lafayette Beauty Academy in Lafayette, IN; Suzy Henningsgard, 26, Aveda Institute, Minneapolis, MN; Joshua Falewitch, 21, Xenon International Academy, Omaha, NE; Natalie Fox, 23; Penrose Academy, Scottsdale, AZ; Meredith Tye, 25; Caldwell County Community College and Technical Institute, Hudson, NC.
BOB OWEN, San Antonio Express-News / © 2012 San Antonio Express-News
Quest College Beauty Health and Wellness Institute Aids the Military Community of San Antonio
Quest College hosted an event for 30 military wives to receive makeovers at their training institute for Valentine’s Day. The military wives’ husbands were deployed serving in combat zones in the Middle East. They partnered with local businesses to ensure the ladies had a great day of pampering, beauty and entertainment. The event was a huge success and received publicity from all the local TV stations in San Antonio, as well as the print media.
House of Heavilin Beauty College Smile and Move Award
Something is really changing the culture at our schools, starting with the staff. After an AACS seminar, I was turned on to 212, which is a great idea, yet lacked the everyday actions necessary to “make a difference.” So I researched Sam Parker a little more and came upon “Smile and Move.” It is a great message for staff and students alike—wakeup, be thankful, complain less, smile... really. Every month a staff member receives the award, along with a name tag
Lancaster School of Cosmetology Style It, Rock It, Lock It Competition
On Feb. 8 students from the Lancaster School of Cosmetology competed in a Style It, Rock It, Lock It competition as a part of the Spread the Love program. Students had five minutes to create a Punked Out Pink, Rihanna Ready or Gaga Gorgeous look. The goal for the team was to achieve the basic look of the celebrities while adding their own creativity. Some of the Judges included 2012 Spread the Love winners Todd Kane and Timmy Willy.
Eric Fisher Academy Award Recipients Announced at ISSE Long Beach
Eric Fisher Academy cosmetology future professional, Heather Dalke (pictured) placed first in the cosmetology category in the 4th Annual Nuts and Bolts International Business Student of the Year competition, and Melissa Alvarez
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Beauty Link - Volume 4, Issue 2
Message from the AACS President and CEA Chair
Workings of Washington
CEA 2012 Convention Preview
A Student’s Perspective NEW!
A Beautiful Return
AACS Listserve Q & A
Building a Powerful To-Do List
Creating Agile and Efficient Meetings
Wearing Many Hats
Beauty Changes Lives
Your Career Center
Never Assume a Pitch Is Dead
Creating Green Value
And Then There’s Compliance
Voices from the Classroom
Behind the Scenes with The Hunger Games
Creating a Dream Career
Accommodating Students with Disabilities
Associate Member Profiles: Insurance and Legal Services
People & Places
New Products & Services
New School Members
Upcoming 2012 Events
Index to Advertisers
Beauty Link - Volume 4, Issue 2