Contact: Adrianna Powers Michele Musgrove, Editorial Director Summit Salon Academy MODERN SALON Media 4802 Gunn Highway, Suite 144 2150 East Lake Cook Road, Suite 500 Tampa, Florida 33624 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 60089 813-908-8020 847-634-7890 Summit Salon Academy Honored for Community Involvement, Facilities, Marketing, Nails and The Next Level in modern salon media’s 2017 “EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION” Cosmetology school recognition program BUFFALO GROVE, IL—MODERN SALON Media has named the 2017 class of “Excellence in Education” honorees in its seventh annual program recognizing leadership and best practices among cosmetology schools. Summit Salon Academy of Tampa, Florida, was chosen to represent excellence in the following categories: Community Involvement, Facilities, Marketing, Nails and The Next Level. MODERN SALON Publisher Steve Reiss announced the honorees during the AACS (American Association of Cosmetology Schools) 2017 convention in Las Vegas on October 21st. Honorees were determined based on key criteria in each category, and grouped according to number of locations. Honorees were chosen in each category—one individual school location, and a multi-location school organization. “We received applications from cosmetology schools across the country and look forward to celebrating all the 2017 Excellence in Education honorees and sharing their stories. It is truly a great time to pursue a beauty education and career, and the program at Summit Salon Academy exemplifies that fact,” MODERN SALON Editorial Director Michele Musgrove says. Sharing stories of innovation, inspiration and collaboration from a diverse group of leading schools is an important part of MODERN SALON’s “Excellence in Education” mission, Musgrove explains. “We want to help spread the word about the exceptional work cosmetology schools are doing to help launch beautiful careers. We hope the professional salon industry and their communities will… read more →
Summit Salon Business Center recently announced that they have signed license agreements with four cosmetology schools for exclusive rights to use the name Summit Salon Academy. The academies are located in Gainesville, Florida; Perrysburg, Ohio; Tacoma, Washington; and Tampa, Florida. Additional locations will be announced soon in Oregon and Indiana. Read entire article on Salon Today.
Over the past week I had the incredible opportunity to work with some of the most passionate, enthusiastic, and dedicated instructors at Summit Salon Academy in Tampa, Florida. I spent 3 days at their beautiful school training their instructors and students in the art of barbering. We worked on all of the basic barbering techniques as well as some advanced techniques. Our main areas of focus were scissor over comb, clipper over comb, straight razor head shaving, straight razor face shaving, and we even threw in a little slide cutting with a clipper… Read the entire blog article from Greg Zorian about his visit to Summit Salon Academy. Visit How To Cut Hair
At Summit Salon Academy we know that a career in barbering is not just about a haircut or passing the state board exam. It’s about innovation in barbering, knowledge of business strategies, and training in guest services. Our Redken-infused barber program will not only prepare you for the state board exam, but more importantly, for a long-term career in the industry. Learn More