America's Beauty Show presents the finest educators in the industry and offers comprehensive,
career-building classes that provide skills you can take back to the salon.

Price KEY: 
EB: EARLY BIRD (By 2/28)  F: FULL (After 3/1)


All exhibitors, workshops, artists, presenters, times & locations are subject to change without notice.
​An ABS exhibit floor ticket is required to purchase any workshop or special event ticket.




Look & Learn

Salon Owner Forum 
with
 Sam Brocato, Perry Monge, Debra Penzone,
Jeff South and Suzy Tryall
- Led by ICA President Sheila Wilson

Intercoiffure America /Canada (ICA) hosts a panel of market leader salon owners to address modern challenges facing salon owners in a rapidly changing business climate, and how to turn them into opportunities for growth success - Turning Today’s Challenges into Opportunities!

Sunday, March 31
1pm - 2:30pm  
CE-3021

EB $43  F $58
CEH: 1.5 hours


Topics Will Include:

  • How to attract and retaining employees in a commission-based salon
  • How to compete in a world of online retailers
  • New concepts for your Social Media strategy
  • How to expand services to remain relevant
  • How to create a "Point of Difference" for your team and your business







Look & Learn

Using Data, Tech & Social to Drive Your Business
with
Steve Reiss

Sunday, March 31
11am - 12noon 
CE-3016

EB $28  F $43
CEH: 1 hour


You'll Learn:

• How technology can drive your business, make your life easier and allow you to focus on the things most important to you

 





Look & Learn

The #1 Marketing Tool to Grow Your Business
with
Bonnie Bonadeo 

Sunday, March 31
1pm - 2:30pm 
CE-3020

EB $28  F $43
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

• Six steps to understand and discover your brand connection and #1 missing piece that creates engagement
• The science behind connection & how to confidently market it and grow your business in a sea of sameness

 


 



Look & Learn

Booked Solid, the Ultimate Guide to Getting and Keeping Clients with Paul Digrigoli

Sunday, March 31
9:30am - 11am 
CE-3009

EB $28  F $43
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

• Tips on retention, referral, pre-booking, time management and personal development
• How to take your financial status to the next level
• When to raise your prices and how much to keep your financials sustainable

 


 



Look & Learn

How to Stay in Love with Your Salon 
with
Paul Digrigoli

Monday, April 1
12noon -1:30pm 
CE-4012

EB $28  F $43
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

• The secret to keeping your business and passion alive
• What it takes to get through hardships when running your business
• How set-backs can be learning experience

 


 



    

Look & Learn

Becoming an Influencer - Content Development and Reporting on Social Media
with
Monica Hickey, Ideas That Evoke

Sunday, March 31
9am - 10:30am 
CE-3001

EB $28  F $43
CEH:
1.5 hours

You'll Learn:

• What a social media influencer looks like and how to market yourself to brands using data and reporting
• About content development and best practices for salons or individual stylists
• Which platforms move the needle toward your success

 





      

Look & Learn

Going LIVE (with Video) On Social Media
with
Hairbrained Co-Founder, Gerard Scarpaci

Monday, April 1
10am - 11:30am  CE-4004

EB $84  F $98
CEH: 1.5 hours


You'll Learn:

• Do’s and Don’ts of LIVE broadcasting & how to craft your unique message
• Using the right equipment (and set up)  & how to maximize your video reach
• BONUS: View and participate in an actual FB Live Broadcast (shared with Hairbrained’s 400,000 followers and hosted by Gerard)

 


The Chicago Cosmetologists Association, Inc. is an approved sponsor of continuing education 
by the Illinois Department of Finance and Professional Regulation (license #190-00101).


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