RED DEER, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alberta-grown business, Chatters, raised hairs at its highly anticipated 2019 Symposium yesterday. Over 700 hair stylists and representatives from top global hair brands arrived to get up-close looks of the hottest hair trends and styles for 2020. Stylist competitions and a high-voltage runway show sponsored by Redken inspired cutting edge tactics, demonstrating Chatters’ leadership role in shaping the hair care industry in Canada.
Located near the Chatters’ headquarters in Red Deer, Alberta, the three-day event was conceptualized to reinforce its priority of building a fun and inspiring corporate culture. The symposium highlighted Chatters’ commitment to education and training for its staff, bringing together talent from coast-to-coast to showcase hair cutting, colouring and styling techniques.
“The Chatters Symposium is about bringing our team together to celebrate our incredible success thanks to the hard work of each one of our employees,” said Corine Sim, Chatters VP of Marketing, Branding and eCommerce. “It is really a platform for in-depth training and opportunities for our stylists to showcase their skills among well-known industry brands.”
“Our symposium is the ultimate occasion to recognize our team, and it’s an investment that delivers a solid return as our staff stay with us well-beyond the industry norm,” Corine says. “I’m extremely proud of them all, and I continue to be impressed and grateful for their commitment to Chatters.”
Founded in 1991, Chatters was built from the roots up in Red Deer, Alberta. Now in 2019, the brand is Canada’s largest hair care and salon-based retailer with 116 locations across 7 provinces with an aim to expand further over the next year.