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Hockett Promoted to EVP, COO at Great Clips

Hockett Promoted to EVP, COO at Great Clips

Steve Hockett has been promoted to executive vice president, chief operations officer at Great Clips. Hockett was senior vice president of operations. With the promotion, Hockett will lead Great Clips’ growth initiatives on same-salon sales and customer counts.

Booth Renters to Increasingly Drive the Salon Biz

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Cyrus Bulsara, president of Professional Consultants & Resources

Booth renters are the fastest-growing segment in the salon world. So what are you—salon-industry manufacturers/marketers, distributors, chain salons, beauty store owners and managers, etc.—doing about it?

Those are my two major takeaways from a just-released, first-of-its kind, in-depth study by Professional Consultants & Resources.

Fascinating data from this 2011 Booth Rental Salon Market Study: Booth rentals already make up 35% of all U.S. salons, and in three years nearly 50% of all U.S. salons will offer some form of the booth-rental model.