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  • I give fully interactive Cruise Event Updates Live
  • Get to connect with other awesome people who are on the journey to the Behind the Mask Beauty Industry Cruise 2023
  • Feel free to engage in the group as much as possible. We are building and strong community so on the cruise it will feel like ol' home week

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Feel free to even introduce yourself by going live in the group!
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Did You Know balconies come with a Hammock?

Are you ready for some Sunshine, Rest & Relaxation?

How does this water make you feel?

Why 2023?

I know it seems so far away. Given the past year or so things have not been what you would call normal circumstances. Wouldn't you say?
I wanted to see how things are going now that ships have resumed sailing. This also gives a buffer in case things change.

2023 will give time for us to connect, reconnect and build a stronger relationships. You will get to know each other. Interact with the group and upcoming activities. It's not just about getting every on the ship.
You will also have time to Get to Know Your admins Brad & Janie.

Your Admins
Brad Poirier ~ Cruise Event Captain

Hairstylist Empowerment Podcast Host with over 47,000 Downloads and listened to on more than 30+ Audio & Video Platforms including Audibe
and Amazon Music.

Voted Best 10 Canadian Celebrity Podcast 2021

Voted Top 25 Must Listen to Best Hairstylist Podcasts 2021

Hi my name is Brad, AKA B Rad Celebrity Hairstylist. I started in the beauty industry at 14 as a make-up artist in Theater. Then later became a hairstylist and multi salon owner. My driving force has always been education and amazing client experience. Now with a few decades of experience behind me I have been part of it all photo shoots, music video shoots, film, stage, runway, competition stylist, judge, guest speaker, television host, passion4pinup.com, product and apparel line, business coach, brand ambassador, platform artist, author and educator.

Now taking all my experience I host a podcast called the Hairstylist Empowerment Podcast.

To Empower others by your spoken word. Being the change. Creating the change while making a difference. Hairstylists and beauty industry professionals sharing their stories of trials, tribulations and triumphs. Letting their voices be heard by hairstylists helping hairstylists around the globe.

Being part of a community mean giving back to the community. Hairstylists of Hope is my passion. Hairstylists of Hope are Leaders and Visionaries for a brighter future. Commitment to safer salons, practices & equality for all. Where people can feel safe all around the world!! I created a line of apparel and accessories to unite hairstylists around the world in a common goal. No matter how tough things get we always have and can give hope. In business you should know every aspect. In my book A to Z of Professional Self Care it shows you the one main area we often neglect...Ourselves. How can we be 100% for everyone else when we are running on empty ourselves. This book addresses that as well as fine tuning other areas of your life.

My area of expertise/passion is Vintage, Pin Up & Era work which I am frequently called upon for productions. I specialize in the "all thumbs" artist and designed to make the impossible possible. With proven quick techniques you can have hair up in a matter of seconds using only as little as one pin. Even thick long hair will last all night long. If you read this far thank you. I would love and adore to see in a class and join on your journey. Hone your skills and the best expert you can.

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Janie Tongue ~ Head of Education

Janie has always been passionate about hair & fashion which in turn,
inspired the opening of her own salon in Winter Park, Florida in 2004.
It is there that her passion for ‘always doing the right thing’ inspired
her award-winning styling team to even greater heights of success. It
is her infectious enthusiasm to help others succeed and her ability to
educate, manage, plan and create a first-class service environment that
has been recognized throughout the hairdressing industry. On two
occasions, she was selected as an All-Star panelist at The Beacon Awards
at the North American Hairstyling Awards. Gigs at New York Fashion
Week, Intercoiffure in Miami & New York, Hair Shows in Las Vegas and
LA have complimented passionately working alongside hairdressing icons
such as Vivienne Mackinder, Mary Brunetti, Sherri Jessee, Faatemah, Sam
Villa & Cherry Barber-Petenbrink to name but a few and she brings
her own special brand of positive, creative energy to everything she
does. As an internationally published stylist, she has a passion for
Editorial Hair and Hair Extensions and is the former Director of
Education for Aqua Hair Extensions in Fort Lauderdale. Since her recent
return to the UK, she has founded Independent Beauty Professional, an
online digital magazine for the entrepreneurial mindset which has
enjoyed phenomenal worldwide growth since its launch in February 2021.
Her role as Editor-in-Chief uniquely brings together industry icons and
legends who share their life stories to inspire others, education
opportunities and business advice and alongside all of that, features
individuals just getting started. Janie has recently had the privilege
to be a Judge for the Australian Hair Industry Awards in 2021. Her
friendly, fun-loving yet always professional nature is what epitomizes
her reputation as one of the most exciting and personable leaders in the
beauty industry today.

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Brad Poirier