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The Best in the Industry

On stage, on set and behind the chair.

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Our award-winning team travels to hair shows around the world to teach salon professionals new techniques, share the hottest trends and spark creativity. In turn, Paul Mitchell®-trained stylists are armed with elite knowledge and an unparalleled passion for their craft. Find out more about our international army of road warriors! 

Artistic Directors

Get to know the visionaries behind our artistic collections, photo shoots and hair shows.

International Trainers

Meet some of our talented educators and trainers.

#PMShows

Here's a look at what's happening at hair shows and Paul Mitchell events, near and far.

Mary Cuomo

International Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Super Sculpt™.

My greatest accomplishment is… Receiving the Jeanne Braa Icon Award from Jeanne Braa herself.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Paul Mitchell loves me back! The journey of my life and career has been made possible by becoming a part of this company!

The best advice I ever got was… Sometimes you have to go to grow. Deciding to move to San Diego from New York to work at A Robert Cromeans Salon was the best decision I’ve made in my life!

To me, living beautifully means… Changing the way people look and feel about themselves, so that they leave my chair feeling better than when they walked in!

Heather Ka'anoi

International Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Awapuhi Styling Treatment Oil®.

My greatest accomplishment is… Having my work published in Behind the Chair’s Innovation Collection.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Of the company’s commitment to education and all of the incredible people we work with around the world! Every day is a great day!

The best advice I ever got was… Be a powerful example…not an example of power!

To me, living beautifully means… Finding balance. Nurturing my friendships, my fitness, my love and my passion is when my life is beautiful.

Julian Perlingiero

International Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Awapuhi Styling Treatment Oil®.

My greatest accomplishment is… Being married to my wife for 20 years and having an amazing son.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Of the family.

The best advice I ever got was… The choices you make today will affect your tomorrow.

To me living beautifully means… Being there for others, sharing what you have and always being humble.

Anya Segers

International Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Awapuhi Texturizing Sea Spray® because it helps me embrace and enhance my natural waves. It gives me perfect beach texture!

My greatest accomplishment is… Being in a position that allows me to make a difference in the way people feel about themselves.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… No matter where I travel in the world on behalf of Paul Mitchell, I find the heart of the company.

The best advice I ever got was… To work hard for what you want and to be bold and take chances, but be kind.

To me, living beautifully means… Living in the moment. Highs and lows, it is your life. Don't take it for granted.

Colin Caruso

International trainer

 

My favorite product is… Dual-Purpose Lightener since they say blondes have more fun and I'm all about fun.

My greatest accomplishments are… My kids. They are growing each day, and each day I'm more and more proud of them. Raising humans is pretty cool!

I love Paul Mitchell® because… They love me back. I would not be where I am today without the support of my Paul Mitchell family.

The best advice I ever got was… Always be yourself, no matter who's in the room.

To me, living beautifully means… Being balanced and successful on your own terms.

Anthony Quattropani

International Educator

 

My favorite product is… Awapuhi HydroCream Whip®.

My greatest accomplishments are… Co-owning Tracy & Co. Salon and training successful hairdressers.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Of their commitment to the professional industry.

The best advice I ever got was… People make you successful; you can't do it by yourself.

To me, living beautifully means… Going to bed with a clear mind and conscience and knowing that all the decisions made that day were done with good intentions. Also, taking care of your mind, soul and body with the proper nourishment.

Donna Mizell

International Educator

 

My favorite product is… Spray Wax™. I love its versatility and how it can "fatten" the texture of skinny hair.

My greatest accomplishments are… Getting to travel the world with Robert Cromeans and Stephanie Kocielski and becoming a mother of two beautiful boys.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… I really feel like I am a part of something special.

The best advice I ever got was… To aim straight for the top when choosing where to work after school. I previously thought I needed to gain experience on the salon floor before anyone would hire me.

To me, living beautifully means… Being my authentic self. Your light shines brightest when you are true to yourself, your beliefs and your passions.

Sam Burns

International Educator

 

My favorite product is… MITCH® Steady Grip®.

My greatest accomplishments are… Teaching a class in every state in the US and five international countries, as well as becoming a motivational speaker and business coach.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… This company loves hairstylists and remains true to the salon professional.

The best advice I ever got was… Become a lifelong learner and always be nice.

To me, living beautifully means… Traveling, sharing the great lessons I’ve learned on stage over the past 25 years and, above all else, loving what you do and who you do it for and doing it with passion.

Tracy Quattropani

national Educator

 

My favorite product is… Super Skinny® Serum. Living in Connecticut, the weather can get quite humid, which makes my hair big and frizzy. I mix Super Skinny Serum with Gloss Drops® to combat humid weather!

My greatest accomplishments are… Hitting a million dollars in business and paying off my first property.

I love Paul Mitchell because… Of the culture and the people.

The best advice I ever got was… From my dad: “Anything is possible!”

To me, living beautifully means… Being present and at peace with myself.

David Lowry

National Educator

 

My favorite product is… MITCH® Barber’s Classic®! It adds the moderate hold and high shine of a classic pomade with modern technology.

My greatest accomplishment is… Becoming an educator for Paul Mitchell. It has allowed me to share my passion and inspire stylists all over the country.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Of their commitment to ongoing education and the promise that John Paul and Paul Mitchell made to keep it for the hairdresser by the hairdresser.

The best advice I ever got was… From Scott Cole. He told me that even if I fall flat on my face, at least I'm still moving forward. This has taught me to be fearless and go for my dreams!

To me, living beautifully means… Loving what you do, who you do it with and who you do it for!

Jennifer Sparveri

National Educator

 

My favorite product is… Soft Spray®. It's my go-to for wedding looks because it holds curls, adds shine, brushes out softly and allows me to easily manipulate the hair. It smells amazing as well!

My greatest accomplishments are… Making my guests feel good about themselves, educating our wonderful Paul Mitchell stylists and helping make their lives easier in the salon by giving them new techniques.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… This company offers amazing education and products, and we contribute to the good of our planet and the people on it.

The best advice I ever got was… The grass is as green as you make it.

To me, living beautifully means… Being healthy and happy, and being nice!

Toby Price

National Educator

 

My favorite product is… MITCH® Reformer® because it gives me great hold with a matte finish. Plus, this product helps hair look thicker.

My greatest accomplishment is… Being featured on Angus Mitchell’s The Alchemy Collection DVD.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Of the company’s commitment to the stylist and all of the opportunities they provide.

The best advice I ever got was… From Stephanie Kocielski: "When you are overwhelmed, focus on one thing."

To me, living beautifully means… Carrying out each life task with confidence and respect for others so that when the day is done, those you  interacted with feel blessed, loved and taken care of.

Jennifer Hazen

Global Education Manager

 

My favorite product is… Ultimate Wave® because I love tousled beach waves and this product makes my hair look like I just got back from the beach, every day. Tousled, textured and perfectly imperfect!

My greatest accomplishment is… Sharing the amazing education I have received from Paul Mitchell with educators, salon owners and stylists across the globe!

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Not only do we have amazing products, we also have inspirational education and exciting opportunities for growth. Plus, we get to create beauty every day!

The best advice I ever got was… Stop giving yourself away. You know it. It’s in there. Just let it out!

To me, living beautifully means… Giving back by sharing my knowledge, experiences and enthusiasm everywhere I go, with everyone I meet.

Lauran O'Brien

International Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Forever Blonde® Dramatic Repair®! It’s an absolute must-have for anyone who has enjoyed a trip to the "lighter side of life."

My greatest accomplishments are… Raising three great children, salon ownership and traveling to share my knowledge with educators around the globe.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… The company made me feel like "I could” when I was a young stylist. At that time, Paul Mitchell didn’t have many products, but the ones they did have were mighty and they did exactly what they said they were going to do.

The best advice I ever got was… From Stephanie Kocielski: “Do your best. Then stand back and see how you can make it better.”

To me, living beautifully means… Finding the best in everything you see, touch and feel throughout the day. Each moment is our gift, and when you look at it that way, you are living beautifully!

Nadine Lajam

International Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Awapuhi KeraTriplex® Treatment because it helps extend the life of my guests’ hair color.

My greatest accomplishments are… Becoming a Global Education Trainer and a distribution entrepreneur, and helping to grow sales through education in Central America, South America and North America.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… The company offered me a platform to make my professional and creative dreams come true.

The best advice I ever got was… From John Paul: "To be successful, all you have to do is everything that unsuccessful people aren't willing or prepared to do."

To me, living beautifully means… Smiling from within, making mistakes and moving forward, and sharing the love.

Mikel Sandoval

Principal of Education

 

My favorite product is… Forever Blonde® Dramatic Repair® because it provides hydration and moisture for blondes.

My greatest accomplishments are… Becoming a leader and growing a successful, profitable salon and salon team.

I love Paul Mitchell® because… The company stands for success, not just shampoo. Paul Mitchell believes in hairdressers and strives to make the world a better place for future generations.

The best advice I ever got was… Carry yourself with class and always create tasteful hairstyles. Look expensive and share what you know with others unselfishly.

To me, living beautifully means… Having fun with what you’re doing. Happiness is the best thing every human being can experience.

Ryan Belmonte

International Educator

 

My favorite product is… Tea Tree Lemon Sage Thickening Spray®!

My greatest accomplishments are… Completing three marathons. I believe if you can mentally endure a marathon, you can do anything. But then again, I’ve never given birth, so what do I know?

I love Paul Mitchell® because… The products are high-quality at an attainable cost, which gives everyone the opportunity to be successful. Paul Mitchell has also given me the opportunity to educate and create all over the world, and for that, I'll forever be grateful.

The best advice I ever got was… If you believe in yourself, and you don’t give up, anything is possible.

To me, living beautifully means… Looking great with #nomakeup and #lovingyourlife!

Tanya Oz

National Educator & Talent Trainer

 

My favorite product is… Fast Form®. Living in Florida, it is essential to use lightweight, flexible hold products that resist humidity. Whether I’m diffusing beautiful curls or creating a big sexy blow-out, Fast Form is my  product of choice.

My greatest accomplishments are… Running a marathon in support of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and winning the Next Generation Award!

I love Paul Mitchell® because… Something inside of me screams, “Education! Support! Philanthropy!” Paul Mitchell gives me numerous outlets to shout my message from the rooftops.

The best advice I ever got was… Be a hairdresser first, and then the education will come pouring out of you!

To me, living beautifully means… Balance. Balance of protein and moisture in my hair products, balance in my relationships and balance in my heart and soul.

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