Higher Standard of Education, Newmarket, ON
Marilyn Steel Brochert, Owner & Educator
With over 20 years experience in the industry as a manager, owner of salons and as an educator, Marilyn purchased Visions Hair and Esthetics Academy in December 2013. Her intention is to provide students with the best there is to offer and has teamed up with Redkens world renowned educators and professional products to make this possible.
As a master at her craft, Marilyn keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear on the fashion scene. She constantly works to improve her own techniques and student’s skill base, challenging them and enabling them to become the finest stylists in the industry. Marilyn believes that hair is not only an art, but a passion and one of the most rewarding careers there is.
Having been in the industry her whole life, Brittany has been exposed to the most advanced education. She attends courses outside of her post college career so she can continue to stay knowledgable in the upcoming trends and tips. Her goal is to teach new students techniques, skills and tips as the trends are changing. Working at different salons has helped her to refine her skills and precision work Brittanys advanced colour certificates and experience make her a master at hair colour!
Shawnee Gilmour, Makeup Artist - Educator
Shawnee Gilmour is a college graduate of the beauty and editorial makeup program. She has been working as a freelance makeup artist for 7 years and has found passion in teaching others the traits and techniques of becoming a successful makeup artist. Shawnee's talents are evident in the knowledge and skill she brings to her classes.
Our alliance with Redken has opened the door to many educators; our students have the privilege of on going education from Redken Masters. They are exposed to award winning colour and products! With the additional support offered from Redken educators in both business and skills they excel!