The Professional Beauty Association’s (PBA) Beauty Week, hosted by Cosmoprof North America, is North America’s largest, most inclusive beauty event, offering unlimited networking, education, and professional growth opportunities to all sectors of the beauty industry.

PBA Beauty Week | Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino | Las Vegas | July 13 – 16, 2013

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2013 Event Highlights

Saturday, July 13

Get Together Party | 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Start your 2013 PBA Beauty Week off right! Connect with old friends, make new business contacts and raise a toast to our great industry

City of Hope Reception and Dinner | 5:30pm – 11:00pm

Join industry elite to celebrate Reuben Carranza, CEO of Wella North America – 2013 recipient of City of Hope’s Spirit of Life award. Learn more at

Sunday, July 14

PBA Business Forum & Keynote Address | 7:30am -9:45am

Explore current PBA initiatives and learn about what’s to come in the year ahead. Plus, be inspired by the 2013 keynote address by famed author, entrepreneur and media mogul Arianna Huffington: A successful entrepreneur and business leader who has triumphed in a turbulent economy and will demonstrate how difficult times can be turned into an opportunity for growth-both personally and professionally.

PBA Regional Salon Summit| 10:00am – 5:00pm

This one-day traveling PBA education event is designed for salon/spa and beauty professionals who want to explore the current trends and best practices for their businesses and careers. There will be multiple speakers and classes to provide education, business development support and networking opportunities. Learn about our 2013 speakers at

North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) | 6:30pm – 1:00am

Get ready for another amazing NAHA! Renowned actor, author, entertainment journalist, producer and 2013 Beautiful Humanitarian Mario Lopez will serve as host as today’s hottest artists are recognized in 14 distinct categories. Plus look for other celebrity guests on the NAHA Red Carpet! Can’t make it! No problem! Watch the excitement live at

PBA CEO Round-Table: The Indie Brands | 4:00pm – 5:30pm

With the salon sector showing signs of growth, opportunities are ripe for innovative brands to develop distribution and maximize their spotlight. The CEO Round Table will feature key decision makers from independent professional salon brands who will share insights on building distribution platforms and competing in the marketplace. 

Monday, July 15

It’s All in the Details: A Legislative Update | 11:00am – 12:30pm

The beauty industry has seen dramatic changes with legislation over the past few years. A change in current laws can impact everyone working in the industry. The top three beauty associations – ICMAD, PBA and PCPC – have collaborated to help professionals learn about areas to plan for in their own businesses and careers.

PBA Member Reception | 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Connect with fellow PBA members at the PBA Member Reception. Open PBA members and Non-members alike! Stop by booth D8200 on the show floor.

Tuesday, July 16

PBA Distributor Forum | 8:00am – 10:00am

Maximize your overall business performance and experience by participating in this knowledge-packed session where ideas and best practices are shared among attendees.

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