Jamie Newman, a self-proclaimed beauty junkie, is the Managing Editor of MODERN SALON and SALON TODAY, and project editor of the PROCESS hair color supplement. The Chicago-based editor collaborates closely with salon professionals, social influencers and brands to connect them with MODERN’s readers and online community—an audience that includes a print circulation of 100,000 and nearly one million Instagram followers. Newman is a key contributor to MODERN SALON Media’s social media platforms, digital channels, print publications and custom media projects. Since joining MODERN in 2015, she has managed various sections of the print magazine, including hair color, celebrity and front-of-book pages. She travels internationally, reporting on the latest trends in professional beauty and judging industry competitions.
The SALON TODAY 200 honorees in the area of Employee Education realize that the future of their business relies on their ability to train and develop their talent today. The ST200 honors these salons for their excellence in Employee Education.
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