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Wanna Know What We're About?

Bringing together current and future leaders of the Natural Hair Industry

This event is all about learning, connecting people and forming symbiotic relationships propelling our industry into the next phase of growth.

Natural Hair Stylists

Get hands-on experience in learning new styles and insight into properly marketing and running your business.


Natural Hair Bloggers

Connect with other bloggers and blogger managers and get insight into how to properly build your brand into a money making machine.

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Are You Ready to have fun learning?


On Sunday, November 12, 2017 you will know why no event parallels The Natural Hair Industry Convention. This is the only convention solely dedicated to the education and advancement of professionals in this niche industry. With us you learn, you laugh & you grow.

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2017 Mainstage

2017 Line-Up of Presenters


Learn more about the professionals & leaders that will deliver amazing information to you on the mainstage.

2017 Lecture Speakers


Follow the seasoned professionals & educators that will deliver amazing content whether you were a stylist, blogger, product store owner, manufacturer, or show producer.

Diane C. Bailey | SheaMoisture Brand Ambassador, Master Pioneer, Author, Coach

Delivery: The Art of Making a Great Presentation

Dr. Yolanda Lenzy | Board Certified Dermatologist & Licensed Cosmetologist

Hairstylists On The Front Line Of Hair Loss

Maria Thompson | Educator/Owner of Twist and Curves Salon

How to Start and Maintain Locs Professionally

Khadija Dawn Carryl | Brand Owner and Artist at Henna Sooq

Natural Henna Hair Coloring

Prof. Devin Robinson | Entrepreneur, Business and Economics professor and author

How To Succeed In The Beauty Business

Darrius Peace | Your Natural Hair Expert

Secrets to Building Wealth Beyond the Chair

Allyson Springett | CEO of Mystique Natural Hair and Body

Manufacturing Your Products in the US vs Abroad

Jocelyn Renee | Licensed Cosmetologist, Certified Loctician and a Sisterlocks™ Consultant

Turning Your Expertise Into a Profitable Digital Class

2017 Hands On Classes

Essence China | Owner of Rare Essence Salon & Academy

Flat Twist Up Do Perfection

Sherelle Holder | CEO of Karibbean Kinks Salon

Next Season's Loc Styling

Michelle London | Celebrity Loctician & Owner of Locmama Salon

Professional Coloring of Locs

Stasha Mabatano-Harris | Owner of Magic Fingers Salon

Mastering The Stitch Braid

Tiffany Poles | Celebrity Braider

The Art of Braiding: Advanced Braiding Techniques and Creative Parting

Last Year's Speakers

2016 Line-Up of Speakers


A special thank you to the speakers and educators that shared their knowledge with the future leaders of the natural hair industry!

Scenes from 2016 Natural Hair Industry Convention Brunch : Let's Talk

Current and Future Leaders


November 2017 will be our fourth Natural Hair Industry Convention brought together hundreds of professionals in our industry. Great times were had and education was shared. This year the lecture and hands-on classes will be taken up a notch to elevate the overall standards of our industry.

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Event Program

2017 Schedule of Classes

12
Nov

9:30AM

Curl Kalon

Why Crochet the Effortless Way?

10:00AM

Sheryl Ellis Ponds

Get your Business Ready For Commercial Property

10:30AM

Janel Cealy Smith

Preserving Your Clients Curls

11:00AM

Darrius Peace

Redefining Beauty Standards Inside and Out

12:30PM

CEO BOSS Panel

2:00PM

Dr. Chesahna Kindred

Hair Loss Eductaion, Prevention, Treatments

2:30PM

Diane Bailey

E.M.E.R.G.E. NBIA

3:00PM

Anita Hill

Master Pioneers

4:00PM

Amber Muhammad

Loc Bridge & Net Weaving Extensions

4:30PM

Speed Biz Connect

12
Nov

9:00AM

Aziza Yazmin

Holistic Beauty: Selecting Green Products

10:00AM

Ebony Maddox

Social Media Success Through Engaging Content

11:00AM

Anita Hill

Professional Hair Loss Treatments

2:00PM

Rochelle Graham

How To Sell Your Products In The Retail Place

3:00PM

Reyhan Reid & Alicia Simmons

Charting your Course in an Evolving Industry

4:00PM

Diane Bailey

10 Steps to Success in this Industry

5:00PM

CurlKalon

Focus on Bridging: Salons and Stylists Defining Bankable Partnerships

12
Nov

9:00AM

Arlette Pender

The Power of a Natural Hair Consultation

11:00AM

Renee Morris

Actin' Brand New: Your Guide to Revitalizng Your Brand

2:00PM

Marie Denee (The Curvy Fashionista)

From Blog To Business: 5 Ways To Take Your Blog To The Next Level

3:00PM

Thando Khafele

Culture and Principles of Loc Styling

4:00PM

Dr. Vikki Johnson

Living A Legacy Of Beauty AND Leaving A Legacy Of Wealth

5:00PM

Maria Thompson

Locing 101

12
Nov

9:00AM

Maryam Hassan

Learning The Stitch Braid

10:30AM

Dexter Fields

Barbering 101

2:00PM

Michelle London

Long Looks for Short Locs

4:00PM

Susy

Zuzu Crochet Braids

12
Nov

9:00AM

Dr. Paula Chrishon

Demistifying The Natural Hair Boutique

10:30AM

Dr.Kari Williams

How To Create The Original Goddess Locs

2:00PM

Stacey Ciceron

How to Properly Straighten Textured Hair

3:30PM

Aziza Yasmine

Glorious Crowns: Mastering Ghana, Goddess and French Braids

5:00PM

Arlette Pender

Protecting Your Clients Edges: Learn the Feed-In Method

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Do You Have Any question?


Shoot us an email at TheNHIConvention@gmail.com

What if I DO NOT purchase any hands-on classes?

If you only purhcase your general admission tickets with no add on classes you will only be able to attend the opening ceremony, free classes and keynote luncheon.

What if I want a refund?

There are NO refunds.

I'd Like to Sponsor and/or Vend at this convention

Thank you for your interest. You can send an email to TheNHIConvention@gmail.com

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ABOUT THE VENUE

Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel


Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel is offering a special rate for attendees of $124 per night until October 10, 2017.

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