This is a meetup for hairstylists, recent graduates, and current hairstyling or barbering students who want support, and exposure to opportunities in our industry. We are a networking group of passionate individuals committed to creating a supportive and authentic culture.
About Erika Schmidt: Erika was very fortunate to have been trained by Peter Friedauer, owner of Interhair Salon and Zuri Salon and Institute in Denver, CO. She currently styles hair at her E Hair Studio/Salon Republic, in Beverly Hills. Her many years of experience in Los Angeles includes salon ownership, product development and work in the entertainment and fashion industries. Erika has styled hair for Hello Magazine, People Magazine, Spin Magazine, W Magazine, May Company Catalogue, films, many television commercials, press junkets and celebrities. Including; Tom Arnold, Antonio Banderas, Drew Barrymore, Margaret Cho, Russell Crowe, Dick Clark, Tea Leoni, Jason Lewis, Mary Stuart Masterson, Andie MacDowell, Jeremy Piven, Jamie Pressly, Amber Valletta and others. Erika also appeared on E Channel's 101 Sensational Crimes of Fashion as a style expert.