Meet past educators that have taught previous Beacon classes!
Beacon Student Program
We can’t wait to announce the Beacon Class of 2024! Support emerging talent, join us LIVE on Facebook on March 6th at 11 AM PST, sponsored by JcPenney. Follow us on Facebook and Save the Date below!
June 1-3, 2024 | Premiere Orlando
Thank you to all the students who applied for Beacon this year! We look forward to announcing the Class of 2024 on March 6th @ 11 AM PST on Facebook Live – stay tuned for more information!
MEET YOUR HEROES
Can you believe that icons like Geno Stampora and Sam Villa are excited to meet YOU? The class of 2024 will get to meet and learn from Fallyn Mireault, Cole Thompson, Shaun Brezanin, Elizabeth Faye, and more!
TOP BRANDS IN THE INDUSTRY
Get excited to talk to the brands you admire most! Beacon helps you realize your dream of getting to meet and interact with the biggest brands in the industry, allowing you to make connections that can change the course of your career.
NAHA & PREMIERE
Watch the top artists in the industry receive their awards at the 35th annual North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA). Walk the show floor at Premiere Orlando, the largest beauty show in the United States!
$1,000+ IN PRODUCTS
Who doesn’t love FREE products from the best brands in the industry?! Bring an extra suitcase (literally!) so you have room to bring back TWO swag bags filled with products from our Beacon and NAHA sponsors.
The Andrew Gomez Dream Foundation is offering travel grants of up to $250 per person for the first 100 people who apply. This travel grant helps students cover travel expenses to Beacon, including but not limited to: hotel, airfare, meals, ground transportation, and parking. We want all students to feel like they can advance their career without feeling financially overwhelmed.
Have any questions?
Enhance your Premiere experience with Beacon pop-ups! From panels with top industry professionals to tips on how to accelerate your career, and insights on how to turn your skills into cash, you won’t want to miss these FREE events. For more information, reach out to Emily at email@example.com
Share your knowledge and expertise with emerging talent! Give back to Beacon and support our industry by becoming a mentor.
Past Beacon Educators
Five-time NAHA Winner, Matrix Global Artistic Director.
Owner of the Powder Group and On-Makeup Magazine.
NAHA 2022 Educator of the Year Winner, CEO Popular Nobody Brand.
NAHA 2022 Texture Winner, Owner Lamaj in the City.
Previous Beacon students who now lead the industry!
NAHA 2022 Makeup Artist of the Year Winner, Educator, Owner of 3Jay Productions.
NAHA 2022 & 2023 Educator of the Year Finalist, Business Coach, CEO of Hair Love University.
Color & Extension Specialist, Stylist at Samuel Cole Salon.
Educator, Business Coach, Owner of The Network Salon.
Your future is now!
Join the Professional Beauty Association and continue to strengthen your career! PBA offers memberships catered to the needs of students including exclusive scholarships and business and technical classes.
PBA’s Beacon is an elite program for students that provides a unique opportunity to gain career insights from leading influencers, and network with the most prestigious salons across the US. If you are looking to connect your brand with the industry’s future leaders, contact us about a Beacon Student Program sponsorship!