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the 2018 Houston IMAGE Expo Main Stage Lineup

 

Ted Gibson


Sunday - 4:00PM - 4:40PM

 

Justin Thomas is a platform artist and educator with Hattori Hanzo Shears. Justin has been referred to as the "Prodigy" by his peers in the industry.

 

His refined style and countless hours of training & collaboration with some of the biggest names in hairdressing have gained him much notoriety. With a boastful clientele of models, actors, and A-List musicians, his work is admired around the globe both on and off the set. People come from all over the world to have Justin Thomas bring a new and exciting approach to their style.

Ted Gibson Artistic Team

Joe Anthony

 

Sunday - 2:00PM - 2:40PM
Monday - 2:00PM - 2:40PM

 

Joe Anthony has rocked the minds of hairdressers all over the globe with his systematic, money-making approach to the beauty industry. Joe Anthony is a member of Farouk Systems Global Board and is also part of the Creative Artistic Design Team. He is the owner of the Award winning salon Hair Dimensions in Victoria Texas with 23 years of experience developing platform educational programs igniting the creativity of salon owners and changing lives around the world.

 

Joe Anthony has also been personally involved with several of the largest, groundbreaking product launches in the history of the beauty industry. His product launch list includes the world renowned CHI flat Iron, the first Ammonia-free lightener, high lift color lightener, and the first ammonia-free cream hair color. Most recently, he helped launch the famous Kardashian Beauty Line of styling products and tools in Dubai. He has also recently launched the new ammonia-free liquid hair color line for Farouk Systems, a subsidiary of the CHI company.

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Jason Schneidman


Sunday - 3:00PM - 3:40PM

 

The Men's Groomer is the vision of celebrity hairstylist and groomer Jason Schneidman. A native to Southern California, Jason's influence of SoCal's old glamour and its modern vibe serve as his inspiration for fashion and lifestyle. The Men's Groomer serves as a destination for the modern man leading a cutting edge lifestyle.

 

Jason cuts and styles hair like no one else. His cuts reflect his inspirations by allowing choice: classic and coiffed or tussle it and go! Either way, it always looks good…and it always, always looks cool.

 

 

Eddie Gomez


Sunday - 10:00AM - 10:40AM

Monday - 11:00AM - 11:40AM

 

Eddie "Stainer954" Gomez is El Patron's elite international platform artist. Mr. Gomez is a native of Hollywood, Florida. His immense passion for barbering began as early as middle school and later led him to orchestrating free haircuts to his peers and classmates.

 

Immediately following High School graduation, he enrolled himself in Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers, where he obtained a Master Barber License.

In 2011, he founded Florida's Greatest Barbershop in Davie, Florida where he hosts an elite clientele of NFL, NBA and MLB players, in addition to some of the hottest artists in the music industry.

 

When he isn't busy blazing the globe with El Patron, Mr. Gomez hosts and judges barbering battles throughout the United States.

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Roy Jay White


Sunday - 1:00PM - 1:40PM

Monday - 10:00AM - 10:40AM

 

Roy Jay White comes to the Hattori Hanzo cutting team with a powerful reputation in the world of Barbering. His family legacy as a forth generation barber has helped mold him into the cutting machine he is today. Roy Jay has 15 years of experience behind the chair and as a barbershop owner, and has created a national cutting system he calls Chop Suey , specializing in short hair cutting for both men and women. I want to deliver 100% accurate and researched information and valuable techniques in my teachings.

 

Hattori Hanzo gives me the platform to teach artist who aspire to be creative and truly change the world. Roy Jay White's 7 years of experience teaching in salons and as a platform artist have placed him in high demand. His high energy, motivational delivery and infectious passion can assure you that when he enters the room and delivers a seminar you will leave and not forget this guy.


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Justin Thomas


Monday - 12:00PM - 12:40PM

 

Justin Thomas is a platform artist and educator with Hattori Hanzo Shears. Justin has been referred to as the "Prodigy" by his peers in the industry.

 

His refined style and countless hours of training & collaboration with some of the biggest names in hairdressing have gained him much notoriety. With a boastful clientele of models, actors, and A-List musicians, his work is admired around the globe both on and off the set. People come from all over the world to have Justin Thomas bring a new and exciting approach to their style.

Hattori Hanzo's Website

 


Javier - Keramer corp/Recamier


Sunday - 12:00PM - 12:40PM

 

Working in the hair industry for 21 years Javier has traveled all around the world showcasing his master abiliTes in make up,color, cuZng and styling under companies like SALONIN of Recamier, Wella, Victoria Secret. He has also been an educator for more the 16 years sharing his skills and giving Tps in Hair show’s, Ocean Drive Magazine, TV Show’s, His unique eye for aestheTcs, beauty, fashion and design helps him give each client a unique look that works for them. He takes into consideraTon his client’s lifestyles and the desired image that they want to project. Not only will you have a fresh and trendy look each Tme you leave his chair you will also leave with knowledge of how to maintain that look at home. According to Javier, nothing is sexier than healthy and shiny hair! CerTfied in Vidal Sasson Color and CuZng, Pivot Point,

 

Passini Group


Monday - 3:00PM - 3:40PM

 

 

Yancey Edwards


Sunday - 11:00AM - 11:40AM
Monday - 1:00PM - 1:40PM

 

Emmy Nominated Yancey Edwards knows hair. From braids to weaves and color in between, this man with the gifted hands lights up the room with his creative energy upon entry. Since 1997, Yancey has been trained by some of the leaders in the hair industry such as Paul Mitchell, Farouk and Aveda, while also specializing in hair replacement. He has also been mentored by industry greats such as Andrea Cheese, Barry Fletcher, Daniel Green, Eric Von Lockhart, Mary Swann, Olive Benson and Q Hardy.

 

His list of celebrity clients is no less impressive, names such as Prince, Sherri Sheperd, Tika Sumpter, G Unit, Tahiry Jose, Roberta Flack, Faith Evans, Shirley Caesar, T.D. Jakes, April Woodard, Lalah Hathaway, Karen Dupiche, Dee Marshall, Toccara Jones, Naturi Naughton and Liris Crosse have all turned to the man with the gifted hands.

Salon & Spa Wholesaler

 

 

the 2018 Houston IMAGE Expo Tech Stage

 

Grip It Extensions


Sunday - 9:00AM - 9:40AM

 

Grip It Extensions is a revolutionizing way at looking at todays hair styles. This patented grip in technology will help stylists extend a bob cut as as well as adding to the length and volume. There is no damage no commitment and no long term recovery from grip in extensions. Stylists can now offer extensions as retail, but as added blow dry service, adding color without the chemical, and go from short to long quickly!

 

Donna Bella


Sunday - 10:00AM - 10:40AM

 

We’ve all seen embarrassingly obvious hair extensions! The dead giveaway is the glaring gap between someone’s own shorter-length hair, and the longer extensions that flow beneath. In this session, you’ll uncover how to expertly blend extensions by learning how to recommend the proper amount of extensions for your client’s hair type and by learning the four key components to blending extensions: Determining the length, framing the face, connecting the layers between your client’s hair and the extensions, and polishing and detailing your work.

 

Justin Kace


Sunday - 11:00AM - 11:40AM

 

Justin Kace is CEO of JustinKace Products and the publisher of Prostylin Hair Magazine. He is a well-respected, sought after educator, platform artist and motivational speaker. He has also developed a line of beauty professional products and tools that consist of shears, magnetic wristbands and hair care products.

 

 

Megan Tandberg


Sunday - 12:00PM - 12:40PM

 

Defining beauty with Borboleta is a partnership committed to continued education and support in the art of lashing. We call it the “Borby Difference”. From our unique yarn fiber lashes to our world renowned training courses, it’s easy to see why the top lash artists, studios and salons choose Borboleta. Step into our world and see how better education, products and support equals better results, repeat customers, and increased revenue. You never stop improving so we never stop evolving — and together we continually strive to be the best at what we do... making the world beautiful.

 

Jessica Martin


Sunday - 1:00PM - 1:40PM

 

Cosmetics made with love and infused with glam. Never trendy but a true expression of timeless beauty and elegant functionality for the everyday woman.

 

Meraki Lashes


Sunday - 2:00PM - 2:40PM

 

Cammy and Angele will be discussing how to improve your skills as a lash artist and will show how to use our pre made volume fans.

 

 

Look Thick


Sunday - 3:00PM - 3:40PM

 

LOOK THICK is committed to providing you with the highest quality of hair fibers at the lowest prices. Also we offer top notch customer service and treat you as our family!

 

Salon Boss


Sunday - 4:00PM - 4:40PM

 

Secrets to opening and keeping your salon/suit, negotiating your lease, salon build out. How to own it and still be a stylist! All about accomplishing our passion and our dreams.