Fusion 2020

REDKEN CANADA’s 6th edition of the #1 education event for salon growth

WHAT TO EXPECT?

The Grand Opening


#GetInspired


The Happening

Experience another side of the inspiring world when the lights go down in a global infusion of creativity and festivities. Stay tuned for this year’s happening theme

The Education

Two full days of inspiring and immersive education to learn better, learn better and live best with the Redken Tribe. Don’t miss out!

LOOK & LEARN CLASSES

SUNDAY, MAY 31

RETAIL REVOLUTION – TAKE YOUR POWER BACK by KRISTI VALENZUELA | EARLY BIRD
SUNDAY, MAY 31ST - 1:00 - 2:30 or 3:00 - 4:30

Have you lost your love for selling retail products in the salon? Do you feel frustrated that salon clients are purchasing professional products online instead of your salon? Does it make you crazy when salon guests take a picture of the products you used during the service to buy them later somewhere else? Does offering products sometimes feel pushy or salesy, and are you fearful of turning off loyal salon clients? Learn the 12 Types of Buyers Retail Love Language Achieve Monthly Retail Success 15-Point Checklist


BREAKING BARRIERS by JOHN STELLATO | EARLY BIRD
SUNDAY, MAY 31ST - 1:00 - 2:30 or 3:00 - 4:30

Let John take you through the most amazing journey that will change your personal and professional life forever, and go through any barriers that stand in your way. It is time to celebrate YOU… Start making a difference. Live your Dreams

MONDAY, JUNE 1

GLOBAL HAIRCOLOR HACKS by SEAN GODARD | FELICIANO FERREIRA | NICOLE VAN DER LINDEN
MONDAY, JUNE 1ST - 9:30 - 10:45

Go deep into the world of haircolor and discover the best hacks and tricks from Redken’s top global haircolorists. Learn what is trending in haircolor, unexpected color placements and the best color formulations to grow your haircolor business.

ALL DRESSED UP by MARCO ARENA | LINDSEY OLSON
MONDAY, JUNE 1ST - 11:15 - 12:30

Start with the finish, and learn how to overcome any long hair challenges that come your way. Learn the best kept secrets from our master finishers, and become the go-to person for any long hair requests.

URBAN DESIGN LINES by ADINA DOSS | TOBY MEYER
MONDAY, JUNE 1ST - 1:45 - 3:00

Discover what is trending in design and finishing, and learn how to re-create the right look for the right individual every time. Become a consultation powerhouse, and unleash your best potential as a master designer.

LET’S GET PUBLISHED by SEAN GODARD | MARCO ARENA | NICOLE VAN DER LINDEN | SALON MAGAZINE
MONDAY, JUNE 1ST - 3:30 - 4:45

Do you dream of getting your work published or win a major photo competition, or maybe just get better social media photos? This interactive session will guide you through the process and inspire you with the best tips and tricks to get started on your journey of getting published and growing your business.

TUESDAY, JUNE 2

DARE TO TRANSFORM by CELENE DUPUIS | CATHERINE ALLARD | MARILYN ROSE
TUESDAY, JUNE 2ND - 9:00 - 10:15

Who doesn’t love a great makeover? Today, more than ever, we are looking for ways to upgrade makeovers and transform our appearances and even our lives. Learn how to engage in the positive conversations and strategies that will enable you to become a master transformation specialist.


BINGEWORTHY BARBERS by MJ DEZIEL | BARBER BIRDMAN
TUESDAY, JUNE 2ND - 10:45 - 12:00

The Redken Man is urban, trendy, and not afraid to express himself. Whether you are a barber or hairstylist, this session will provide you with the latest men’s grooming trends, from fades to soft textured looks that will help propel your men’s business to the next level.


BEYOND STATUS QUO by SAM VILLA
TUESDAY, JUNE 2ND - 1:15-3:15

Are you feeling stuck creatively? Are you tired of doing the same thing on the same clients? Join Redken Global Artistic Ambassador Sam Villa as he leads you on a creative journey, inspiring you with his brilliant cutting, finishing and business skills and challenging you to go beyond the status quo.

SCHEDULE

SUNDAY, MAY 31
Early bird retail revolution - Take your power back 1:00 - 2:30 OR 3:00 - 4:30
Break 2:30 - 3:00
Early bird breaking barriers 1:00 - 2:30 OR 3:00 - 4:30
Grand Opening 8:00
MONDAY, JUNE 1
Opening Session 9:00 - 9:30
Global Haircolor Hacks 9:30 - 10:45
Break 10:45 - 11:15
All Dressed Up 11:15 - 12:30
Lunch 12:30 - 1:45
Urban Design Lines 1:45 - 3:00
Break 3:00 - 3:30
Let’s Get Published! 3:30 - 4:45
The Happening 7:30
TUESDAY, JUNE 2
Dare to Transform 9:00 - 10:15
Break 10:15 - 10:45
Bingeworthy Barbers 10:45 - 12:00
Lunch 12:00 - 1:15
Beyond Status Quo 1:15 - 3:15
Closing Sesession 3:15 - 3:30

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Tickets include Welcome cocktail on May 31, breakfast and lunch on June 1 and 2, gala dinner on June 1, seven education classes plus two early bird sessions on May 31, two evenings of special activities, the grand opening and celebrations. Please note that tickets do not include hotel and transportation costs.


Cancellation policy
After March 31, tuition is non refundable and non transferrable to other events. Tuition can be transferred to a new registration only if the person who originally paid the tuition makes the request in writing.

TICKET PURCHASE

Register early and experience two early bird classes.


Special early bird classes
The first 400 tickets purchased will have access to two Early Bird classes.


HOTEL BOOKING

Book your transportation and hotel, and get #REDKENREADY to Learn, Earn and Live Best with Redken in 2020.


RESERVATIONS: $249 per night for double occupancy.



MEET YOUR ARTISTS

KRISTI VALENZUELA @kristivalenzuela

Kristi is the co-owner of Summit Salon Business Center, the world’s largest salon coaching and consulting company in the salon industry. She has a unique gift of engaging and empowering audiences with her interactive presentation style.

JOHN STELLATO @johnnyjustbe

John has a unique style and the ability to inspire, motivate, and hitting your goals. Coach, inspirational speaker and former salon owner for over 40 years, John is touching lives worldwide. He started as a Redken Artist in 1987 and held many positions at Redken NYC.

JORGE JOAO @jorge_joao

Winner of the Contessa and the Mirror Awards, Jorge Joao is an acclaimed stylist who spends his time co-managing his award-winning salon, being involved in Fashion Weeks, editorial work, educational programs and touring as a Redken Artist. For 15 seasons, he has lead an elite team at Toronto Fashion Week. He is published in major industry publications such as Fashion Magazine, Elle Canada, and Vogue, and he routinely works with celebrities such as Chiara Ferragni and Winnie Harlow.

LUDOVIC LEROY @ leroy_ludovic_officiel

Ludovic is a two-time winner of the Québec Redken Cover Competition, as well as a finalist at Contessa, Mirror Awards and NAHA. He splits his time between the salon, giving training courses, or at photo studios. He opened his salon in Paris where he would style for music hall shows, concerts, fashion shows and artists such as Marc Ceronne, David Guetta, Noelle Perna, etc.

CINDY DUPLANTIS @cindyduplantis

Based in Toronto, celebrity hairstylist Cindy Duplantis is fuelled by her passion for styling and her love of teaching. Educated by REDKEN, she now travels across Canada, the United States, and Europe, spreading her knowledge of styling to other artists around the world. She has worked alongside international designers, photographers, and models to create trendsetting runway looks at various Fashion Weeks, including Toronto, Vancouver, New York, and Paris.

SEAN GODARD @seangodard

Based out of Brooklyn, NY, Sean is one of the top colorists in the Redken network with over 15 years with the brand. He is a three-time NAHA nominee, and is the winner of the 2019 salon team of the year. His work has appeared in Fashion and Industry magazines and popular TV shows such as the MTV Video Music Awards.

FELICIANO FERREIRA @felicianoferreira

Feliciano’s career as a certified hairstylist started in 2011, and it took him only a year for him to create his own brand Feliciano Ferreira Cabeleireiros Salon. He has been a Redken Artist for about 5 years now, and was the first hairstylist in his country to become an international Redken Artist. He is one of the most sought after Redken Artists back in Portugal! Feliciano has worked in Milan, Las Vegas and NYC creating digital content, working backstage and on main stages.

NICOLE VAN DER LINDEN @nicolevanderlinden__

In 2018, Nicole has won the “Behind the Chair” Big Shot International Creative Color Award and was also finalist in the BTC Award Big Shot category Editorial. She has also been nominated five times for the Dutch Coiffure Awards, which is the biggest Hair Awards in the Netherlands. In 2019, she was a finalist again in two categories in the BTC Big Shot Awards.

ADINA DOSS @mastery_a.d

For 20 years, Adina Doss has partnered with REDKEN 5th Avenue as a Redken Artist and a dedicated purveyor of the art of design and finish. The success of her boutique salon in Santa Monica, California, stems from the partnerships and business knowledge that Redken continues to implement to create success for the salon industry.

TOBY MEYER @tobymeyereducation

Toby Meyer has 24 years of experience and is the proud owner of a flourishing five-floor salon and manager of a team of 25 stylists since 1997. Redken Artist since 2000 and part of the Redken International Team since 2011, Toby is a regular Redken facilitator in the UK and in high demand for his personal coach sessions in Creative Design, Men’s and Session Hair.

MARCO ARENA @marco__arena

Marco Arena is one of the most popular stylists in Germany and is an International Redken Top Artist. He is also an internationally sought-after stage artist, who passionately shows the latest trends in the main events of the industry. Marci is also a successful entrepreneur and for the last 14 years, he has been running his own premium salon “HAIRARENA” in Frankfurt, with 25 stylists.

LINDSEY OLSON @lindsey.marie.olson

Lindsey Olson has been a part of Redken for the past 12 years and has been recognized with accolades including NAHA, Artists Squad and L’Oréal Color and Style Trophy. She also has established editorial collections that have had numerous publications including VOGUE Italia, Lucy’s Magazine, Vulkan and Redken campaigns

CELENE DUPUIS @celenedupuis

As a Redken Certified Haircolorist and working as a backstage stylist for World MasterCard Fashion Week in Toronto, Celene has recently been accredited with a Redken top tier facilitator status, which will now enable her to take her Redken message across Canada and around the globe.

CATHERINE ALLARD @catherineallard.artist

Catherine’s highly positive energy and her ability to translate complex techniques into easy to understand methods made her become in demand both for private classes and for education main stages. All of this culminated for her as she was asked to participate on-stage at the prestigious Redken Symposium in Las Vegas and the Euro Symposium in London.

MARILYN ROSE @marilynrose_stylist

Originally from Halifax, Marilyn travels throughout North America inspiring and motivating other stylists. With over 15 years of experience as a successful stylist and salon owner, Marilyn has perfected her technical skills and continues to develop her creativity outside the salon.

MJ DEZIEL @mjdeziel

Working with mostly a male clientele, MJ focuses on really understanding the challenges that guys are facing with their hair and how to help them find the best styles to suit their lifestyles and personalities. She also started her own company offering mobile barbering services.

BARBER BIRDMAN @barberbirdman

Well known across Europe as a classic barber with a modern edge, Boudewijn Jurriaans (Barber Birdman) is a Redken Brews Artist who specializes in classic barbering styles and develops his educational programs to speak to barbers and hairstylists of all skill levels. In 2017, his work has been nominated for a Dutch Coiffure Award.

SAM VILLA @samvillahair

Sam Villa is changing the industry, one hairdresser at a time. Whether teaching face-to-face in small hands-on classes, on main stages, or reaching his millions of social media followers, Sam changes people. He is a true leader that brings out the best in others. As the 2017 NAHA Lifetime Achievement Award winner, he is known for doing things differently to challenge, inspire and motivate change. Sam is co-founder of the Sam Villa® brand (Allvus, LLC) targeting stylists, as well as consumers.

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