Acclaimed industry icon Tracey Hughes created an educational storm in the USA at the 2016 International Salon and Spa Expo (ISSE) in Long Beach.
ISSE is presented by the PBA (Professional Beauty Association), and is the season opener for the North American beauty show circuit and is held in Long Beach, California at the end of January/start of February each year.
As the only artist to be personally invited by ISEE as an independent global educator, Tracey was extremely proud to be the International Headliner. Tracey shared the line-up with industry heavyweights including Mark Hayes from Sassoon, Ted Gibson, Martin Parsons, Leah Freeman, Candy Shaw, Sam Villa, Chrystopher Benson and Tabatha Coffey.
“Presenting at ISSE such a wonderfulexperience and I am so honored to be the only Aussie invited.” says Tracey. “This trip was an amazing opportunity to expand the Tracey Hughes Education brand further in the USA, and also to connect with so many more of the local industry, says Tracey. “
Joined by Tracey Hughes Education team members Bernadette Beswick, Tracey’s Lead Educator from Australia, and Joseph Cartegenna, Tracey’s USA Educator, the trio presented a spectacular show on the Main Stage Runway that was educational, informative, inspiring and entertaining.
Sponsored by Chromastics Hair Color, Tracey was honored to have Chromastics Founder Tom Dispenza, join the team. Tom has pioneered a revolutionary hair color and the results on the models were spectacular!
Tracey wowed the audience with such stunning work they received a standing ovation. The energy in the audience was captivating and the appreciation and applause they showed the models was outstanding.
“Tracey’s ability to touch lives around the globe is truly incredible and the quality of her work is unmatched.
The Professional Beauty Association is proud to invite her to join us at ISSE Long Beach as our 2016 International Headliner and we look forward to working with her on many future events.”
Ashley Grems, Education Manager, Professional Beauty Association USA
Editor’s Notes: About Tracey Hughes
A visionary, Tracey’s reputation, experience, accomplishments and accolades are truly outstanding. With an empowering energy, Tracey is unique in her ability to bring out the best in others.
An experienced global speaker, 4 x Educator of the Year and 4 x Excellence in Education recipient, Tracey Hughes is the most awarded educator in the history of the hairdressing industry globally!
Tracey has conducted education events in all parts of the world including Australia, China, Dubai, Hong Kong, India, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Taiwan, UK, and the USA.
Tracey Hughes assists stylists and companies across the globe in transforming themselves into confident, knowledgeable, vibrant and profitable businesses.