Karl Sweis

Three New Distributors Join PBA Council

Three New Distributors Join Professional Beauty Association Leadership Council

Karl Sweis of Torrance, California-based Sweis Inc., Brandon Ranney of Pine Brook, New Jersey-based Creative Salon Concepts and Paul Gauvin of Fitchburg, Massachusetts-based WS Beauty Supply are newly elected members of the Professional Beauty Association's Distributor Leadership Council. They join Renee Shakour of Holliston, Massachusetts-based Essential Salon Products, who was re-elected.

All are serving as volunteers between Sept. 1, 2012, through Aug. 31, 2014.

Sweis Inc. Opens New Pro-Only Store, Plans Additional Locations

Sweis Inc. opens new pro-only beauty store in Encino, California

Sweis Inc. has opened a professional-only beauty store in Encino, California, and plans to add more sites through the end of the year. On the independent salon-products distributor's list of more pro-only store locations are Las Vegas and Bakersfield, California, says president Karl Sweis (pictured inside the Encino store with Sormé Professional Cosmetics Group director of sales Fari Hosseinian).

The Encino store at 15605 Ventura Blvd. is open from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.