March 26, 2017
Get to know our guests, students, team members and network Aveda salons and spas!
Natalia, aka Natasha, is currently in the Air phase of our Massage Therapy program and will graduate very soon. Prior to joining our program, and arriving to this country, Natalia has a Masters in Chemistry and was a Chemistry Teacher back in her home country, Ukraine. She was also a massage therapist and when she immigrated into the US she had to re-certify, which brought her to Aveda Institute Denver.
“I love the teamwork and togetherness. Wearing my Aveda apron makes me feel connected to something bigger.”
Favorite Aveda product: Bergamot Singular Note is my favorite Aveda product. I love the uplifting aroma and use it during …
January 30, 2017
Balayage and Bridal Updo StylingCosmetology Master Series
Marty Salinas & Greg Cooper Schulze
– Van Michael Salons –
Greg “Cooper” Schulze has been doing hair color for almost 7 years now. He started his career at Aveda Institute Denver in Colorado, where he learned from some of the best stylists in the industry. Soon after graduating he started working for one of the top salons in the industry, Van Michael Salons in Atlanta, Ga. Van Michael has one of the best training programs in the industry and has set Cooper up to be one of the top Hair colorists in Atlanta. Cooper’s clients include actors, top CNN personalities, and Atlanta’s elite. He’s behind the chair five days a week and is pleased to share his …
September 28, 2016
Chelsea, also known as Chelly chose to attend Aveda Institute Denver because it’s “the best of the best” and because of how Aveda gives back. Her goal upon graduation is to work for a top Aveda salon and also compete in NAHA as a nail tech.
She’s most inspired by everyday life and human interaction. Her heroes are Celina Ryden and Guy Tang. Chelly is obsessed with having healthy hair which is why the damage remedy line is her favorite. Hint, hint – we just launched our new Damage Remedy split end repair!
Outside of attending the cosmetology program at AID, Chelly enjoys spending time with her husband, studying and working on gel nail designs. She loves nails too!
August 26, 2016
We are pleased to feature our graduate and cosmetology educator, Rae Black! She graduated from Aveda Institute Denver in 2011 and just celebrated her one year anniversary as a cosmetology educator for Aveda Institute Phoenix. She has also launched her own business dialing into the world of hair extensions.
Q: What has your education provided for you in your career?
What I remember most about my school experience is my educators. I was so blessed to have the same ones through my journey and they supported me and helped me come into my own as an extension specialist and stylist. Carrie Bellus, Brad Van Dyke and Dale Le Monds allowed me to practice my extensions on the floor as a students and in class. With …
August 7, 2016
Industry Day & Education Jam
Aveda Institute Denver
Monday, August 8, 2016
It’s a career fair, it’s networking, it’s inspiration and education!
Inspire Greatness Aveda Institutes in Denver, Tucson, Phoenix and Provo each host an annual networking event called Industry Day to bring together our students, graduates, salon/spa network together for a day of networking, inspiration and education. Denver is hosting its next event on Monday, August 8, 2016 and will feature a new format called Education Jam which an afternoon of classes and workshops to and from the network.
Industry Day kicks of with set up and preparations in the morning and opens with a welcome and wellness at 9 am. Select students will then present during our Portfolio Presentation which allows students to highlight …