Hands on with Cole Thompson and Elevation H
August 27th 11am-3pm
Cole Thompson - International Creative Director, and founder Elevation H
Cole is originally from Manchester England and has been active in the hair industry since the year 2000.
Cole started his career in independent salons around the Manchester area before beginning work for Vidal Sassoon in 2003, where he quickly became one of Vidal Sassoon’s youngest “Creative Directors”. During his 12 years at Vidal Sassoon, Cole gained tremendous respect in the industry while working closely with many schools in their “School Connection” program. He has traveled the world to educate professionals at all levels on hair cutting technique in both seminar and classroom settings. He also became an expert consultant as he developed programs to help clients grow and improve school curriculums, business and salon management and structure, client growth, assistant training programs, and more.
Cole has also worked on developing collections, has directed and run photo shoots, and, has even appeared in a Vidal Sassoon TV commercial as a “Salon Genius.”
Cole left Vidal Sassoon in 2015 to continue spreading his expansive knowledge to hair professionals of all levels all around the world, this time through Elevation H - the art, technique, ad business of hair. Cole’s passion for educating is evident in his work, as he continues to help others strive for excellence in all areas of the industry. Cole is also an expert in building Salon and School businesses, from social media, improving client count, raising prices, enrolment and tuition and how to run an efficient business. For all of your salon, school or personal goals Cole can help.
Hands On with Cole Thompson
Doll head, refreshments and snacks included