Description

Join Creative Director Gary Baker and Guest Educator Todd Da Silva for a tableside chat as they take a deep dive into Todd’s experience as a hairdresser and educator for the past 15 years, discuss how the industry has evolved, and changed post-Covid, and tips for recruiting and/or hiring new stylists.

Instructors

Gary Baker

Londonite Gary Baker is an award-winning, internationally recognized session stylist, educator, and platform artist. His impressive career spans more than three decades, during which he has established himself technically and creatively in the art of hair on set, backstage, and behind the chair working with A-list celebrity clientele such as the royal family. He applies his experience and knowledge of the industry to his role as Creative Director for UNITE Hair. Gary can be found in the studio/academy sharing his inspiring and innovative techniques, working on brand campaigns and traveling the world creating show-stopping looks at Fashion Week.

Todd Da Silva

Todd Da Silva is a well-rounded, award-winning hairdresser with 15 years experience as an educator and stylist. During his career, Todd had worked as a lead instructor at Prestige Academy for 8 years, where he applied his mastery of the craft and gift of teaching to train and grow technical and presentation skills for stylists. He also won Hair Brain Video of the Year in 2015 and received silver for North American Trend Vision Awards.