The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Cosmoprof North America (CPNA) just announced the 6 finalists who will take the stage at Beauty Pitch™ 2016 on Saturday, July 23!
Three finalist companies from both the Startup and Established category will pitch their business ideas to a live audience and an esteemed panel of judges including John Paul DeJoria and Kevin Harrington.
The following companies have been selected as Beauty Pitch 2016 semi-finalists:
These companies advance to the live Beauty Pitch competition, taking place on Saturday, July 23rd.
INSPIRE: A Night Celebrating the Beauty Entrepreneur
INSPIRE will feature networking with some of the industry’s biggest names including: President and CEO of Sally Beauty Holdings, Christian Brinkman; President of Jinny Beauty Supply, Eddie Jhin; President of CosmoProf and Armstrong McCall, Sally Beauty Holdings, Mark Spinks; Vice President of Merchandising and Planning for SalonCentric, Steve Orzel; and celebrity hairstylist Ted Gibson.
INSPIRE Schedule of Events
6 pm-7 pm INSPIRE Reception
7 pm-8:15 pm INSPIRE Dinner
8:15 pm-10 pm Beauty Pitch™ 2016: Live Competition
10 pm Dessert Buffet
Visit probeauty.org/beautyweek for Beauty Pitch™ 2016 and INSPIRE registration details. Tickets can be purchased separately for each event.