For over 30 years, the National Professional Salon Industry has been committed to supporting the critical and life-saving work of the doctors and researchers of City of Hope. Founded in 1981 by Jack Stork of Chicagoland Hairdressers Magazine and Sandra Garfield of h•a•i•r international, it’s a tradition of caring that unites executives, professionals and colleagues from all over the country and every segment of the salon industry.
The Spirit of Life® Award gala holds a tradition of recognizing and honoring an outstanding leader for his or her contribution to business and community, recognizing an individual for their worthy efforts but also provides an opportunity for the industry as a whole to unite in a common effort for City of Hope.
This year's Spirit of Life Honoree, Reuben Carranza, CEO of Wella, the Salon Professional Division of P&G has chosen to direct funds raised during his campaign Hope Is In Style toward City of Hope’s cutting-edge research in diabetes.
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