The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Hollywood’s favorite hairstylist, Michael Shaun Corby have developed a 3-part web series, “An Insider’s Guide to NAHA“, to introduce the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) to emerging stylists and first-time entrants. Join a single session or attend all three to get an insider’s perspective on how to successfully enter NAHA.

NAHA is the preeminent photographic hairstyling competition in the US and is renowned internationally. Placing as a NAHA finalist can forever change your career. In fact, just entering NAHA can reignite your passion for the industry, enhance your technical skills and help you forge lasting professional relationships.

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Each session features prizes including NAHA VIP tickets, FREE NAHA entry & limited mentor sessions from select panelists! If you attend ALL three sessions, you will be entered to win a NAHA t-shirt signed by the 2014 NAHA Winners!


An Insider’s Guide to NAHA – Part 2

Monday, August 18, 2014
1:00pm – 2:15pm EDT


In Session 2 we shine a light on NAHA judging. Hear from an esteemed panel of NAHA judges as they fondly discuss categories they are familiar with, offer insight into category selection and share their favorite images from past NAHAs. Sam Brocato, Mary Brunetti and Kris Sorbie share their expertise, their long history with NAHA and their passion for elevating our industry during this interactive and informative session. 75 minutes, includes Q&A with panel.

Panel: Sam Brocato, Michael Shaun Corby, Mary Brunetti, Kris Sorbie

An Insider’s Guide to NAHA – Part 3

Monday, September 8, 2014
1:00pm – 2:15pm EDT


In Session 3 we spotlight the entry process from start to finish. Hear from a panel of NAHA winners as they guide you through the “before,” “during” and “after” of your NAHA photo shoot. Charlie Price, Sherri Jessee and Damien Carney discuss session planning, team building and management, photographers and working within any budget. 75 minute session includes Q&A with panel.

Panel: Michael Shaun Corby, Sherri Jessee, Charlie Price, Damien Carney

If you missed An Insider’s Guide to NAHA- Part 1, you can watch it On Demand at

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