Salon Management

Krisiti Valenzuela Leads Salons to their Full Potential

by Stacey Soble | August 30, 2019
Kristi Valenzuela of Salon Summit Business Center

Kristi Valenzuela of Salon Summit Business Center

Successful salon owners knows that when it comes to business, it’s best not to go it alone. In the 2019 SALON TODAY 200, 55 percent of owners reported they have worked with a professional business coach or consultant in the past three years.

To help owners and managers learn about the different focuses and capabilities of a variety of salon advisors, SALON TODAY hosted a Coaches and Consultants Showcase at the Data-Driven Salon Summit held in May in Atlanta. Each coach prepared a short Ted-Talk style presentation and we recorded each one to create this virtual guide.



Kristi Valenzuela, is an international speaker, author and director of marketing and sales for Summit Salon Business Center, explains the benefits that Summit offers through various programs. Whether it be The Summit three-and-a-half-day program to 15 kinds of seminars offered coast to coast, the Summit Salon Business Center aims to help salons grow from the front desk and beyond. Meet Kristi Valenzuela and find out how the SSBC can help you grow your salon business.

STAMP 2019: Blo's Print Ad Raises Eyebrows

Awards & Contests

STAMP 2019: Blo's Print Ad Raises Eyebrows

by Stacey Soble

Bryan Nunes, owner of Blo in Raleigh, North Carolina, is comfortable riding the edge of controversy. When he wanted to create an ad that would stand out among other salon ads in a local magazine's "Best Of" issue, he played with his brand and got both clients and future prospects talking.


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