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Attention Exhibitors: FTC Stops Scammers

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has asked a judge to halt operations by a Slovakia-based company allegedly scamming event exhibitors. According the a notice, released March 20, 2013, the company was sending mailers to small businesses asking them to update their information for a non-existent…

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Free PBA Webinar: Social Media for Shows

PBA offers opportunities and resources for online education for the entire beauty industry. CLICK HERE to learn about future web events and to browse our catalog of engaging, on-demand offerings.  We all know social media helps drive traffic to your website, but what steps do you…

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Speak Up for Your Industry at PBA Lobby Day!

Thank you to all who have already signed up to participate at PBA Lobby day! Please help spread the word that we still need participants for May 8, 2013! Lobby Day is a time for members of the professional beauty industry to gather together in…

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PCPC Releases Statement on 2013 Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Act

As part of the Safe Cosmetics Alliance, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) would like to share the following statement on the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2012 (HR1385), introduced in Congress by Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) and Edward Markey (D-MA): “While we…

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Get Your Tickets Today! PBA Beauty Week Registration Now Open!

The wait is over! Registration for PBA Beauty Week is now open. Visit probeauty.org/tickets/beautyweek to get tickets to the beauty event of the year! PBA Members receive discounted prices on event tickets and FREE entry into Cosmoprof North America. Go to the PBA Beauty Week…

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CALL TO ACTION: Advocate for Fair Tax Legislation at PBA Lobby Day

If you are a beauty industry professional in any of the following states, mark your calendars and join us for PBA Lobby Day in Washington DC. Lobby Day is a time for members of the professional beauty industry to gather together in Washington, DC to meet with…

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PBA Congratulates Reuben Carranza: City of Hope’s 2013 Spirit of Life® Award Honoree

Each year, City of Hope’s National Professional Salon Industry (NPSI) honors a beauty industry leader for his or her outstanding professional and philanthropic contributions with the Spirit of Life® Award. This year’s Honoree is Reuben Carranza, Chief Executive Officer of Wella, the Salon Professional Division…

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Save the Date: NAHA to Announce 2013 Finalists on Facebook

Mark your calendars for April 30! At 1PM EST the 2013 NAHA Finalists will be announced on the PBA Beauty Week Facebook page. Visit facebook.com/pbabeautyweek  and “Like” the page so you won’t miss the video along with updates and highlights up to and during the event! Record…

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It’s Not Too Late to Sign Up For the 2nd Annual PBA Distributor Executive Conference

Join our panel of experts, including Josh Hafetz of Raylon Corp., Terri Cowan of Professional Salon Concepts, Jon and Renee Shakour of Essential Salon Products, and others, for an intimate discussion around the most current issues and trends. This PBA Live Education Event is designed…

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Small Businesses Face Payroll Audit Crackdown from IRS

With the increased cost associated with being a business owner, many entrepreneurs are turning to hiring independent contractors rather than full-time employees in order to keep costs under control, according to an article published last week in the Wall Street Journal highlighting the IRS crackdown…

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