Matt Swinney

L'anza Creative Director

The fusion of art, science and creativity is the driving force behind Matt Swinney’s ambition and passion for the haircare industry. Matt has been highlighted as a Beauty Genius by Elle, and recently took home the trophy at the 2013 North American Hair Styling Awards (NAHA) in the Avant-Garde category. A three-time NAHA nominee, his work has also been featured in popular trade publications such as American Salon, Modern Salon, and Canadian Hairdresser.

As a director of the L’ANZA Creative Team, Matt travels the United States, Europe, and South America, motivating stylists with his inspired cutting and coloring techniques. At home in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Matt co-owns Evolution Hair Studio – the world’s first L’ANZA Healing Center. Whether instructing a class or touching up a client behind the chair, Matt’s core philosophy remains the same: Help everyone you touch reach their highest potential, while striving to reach your own.

Leah Freeman

L'anza Color Director

Leah Freeman joins L’ANZA Healing Haircare with nearly 20 years of exceptional industry experience.  From in-salon education to editorial and hair fashion design, Leah has traveled the world as a platform artist and trainer. Her designs have appeared in dozens of industry publications, including Modern Salon, American Salon, Salon Today, and Behind the Chair. Celebrated as a worldwide color authority, Leah has been honored by the salon industry as one of the Top 20 Most Recognized Colorists. She is known for identifying the season’s hottest color palettes, and single-handedly building powerful educational tools to excite and electrify colorists at all levels.

A salon owner in Chicago, Leah has a clear understanding of how to foster creativity, while building a successful salon business.  She was named Citizen of the Year by her community, and also recognized by her peers as a “40 Under Forty”, for outstanding achievement in her field. As L’ANZA Healing Color Director, Leah will share her passion, talent and creative vision, while helping to grow and inspire salon professionals wherever she goes.

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Raphael Tomé

Owner and Director of Tomé Distribution

Owner and Director of Tomé Distribution South Africa, Raphael,  has immersed himself in the study of hair loss and accelerated growth and has made it his personal mission to design and develop the solution to stop hair loss globally.  Raphael, alongside a team of Canadian scientists and trichologists, enhanced and formulated the powerful popular brand; Quick Grow, and holds the key to the success of this brand in his hands.

Over the past 4 years Raphael has been in constant discussions around the formulation of his most powerful brand yet: Newtrino; which will be launched at this exclusive event and exclusive to all Tome Concept salons across the country.

David Le Roux

Sales Director of Tomé Distribution

Former Sales and Marketing Director of GHD South Africa, and Sales Manager of Gerald Wells Splush Stores SA; David has a keen eye for increasing sales and profits in business and is now proudly appointed as the Sales Director of Tomé Distribution South Africa.

His wealth of knowledge and keen eye for numbers has rendered him a crucial member of the Tomé team, and will be presenting key profit generating concepts on how to increase retail sales by 30% within 1 month, and remove all inventory costs in your salon.

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Founder of UXPress

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Founder of UXPress

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