LA Indie Beauty Expo Draws Success

The Indie Beauty Expo successfully debuted in Los Angeles at the Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall May 4-5. The two-day event showcased over 105 indie beauty brands including but not limited to: Joanna Vargas Skincare, The BrowGal by Tonya Crooks, SkinOwl, Pacifica, top Crème Collective brands (tenoverten, Vapour, worker B, etc.) and as seen on Shark Tank/Mark Cuban’s invested brand, Simple Sugars.

New Hires at VNC Sales & Marketing

Kenny Rogers, VNC Sales & Marketing Southwest Rep

VNC Sales & Marketing recently welcomed Kenny Rogers, a veteran beauty rep, to its southwest sales team. "Kenny has been in the professional beauty business for several decades. As a rep in the Southwest Kenny will be handling key accounts in and around the Dallas area as well as Houston and outlying areas," says Kevin Van Nest, principal at VNC.

"Also new to our team in the Dallas office we are happy to welcome Griselda Mendoza as our new key account manager," says Van Nest. "We would also like to announce that Justin VanNest will be handling the BSG account."

Georgy Kot Seminar

Master hairstylist and major Instagram hair Influencer Georgy Kot is coming to the United States for the first time to hold several classes and demonstrations in Los Angeles, New York and Detroit. Kot will hold a Unique Show experience in Glendale, Calif. on June 14 at 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. For his show, he will do a hair demonstration on 12 models, six offstage and six onstage. Alice Atakhanian, owner of Beyond Beauty Parlor Salon and AML Academy for Hair & Makeup organized Kot's U.S. tour and will be doing the makeup on all his models for the show.