Ribbon Cutting And Grand Opening Event

AdminAustin, Events

We’re so thrilled to have had our ribbon cutting and official grand opening on July 14, 2015! We had specials all week long and even had complimentary samples of our favorite products. Thank you to everyone who has supported us along the way and to … Read More

Student Spotlight – Joy Barry

AdminAustin, Student Spotlight

One of our crossover students, Joy Barry, recently graduated from Ron King Academy! We’re always beaming with pride whenever one of our students gets to take everything they learned at Ron King Academy and put it into action in the real world. In just the … Read More

Student Spotlight – Ben Morales

AdminAustin, Student Spotlight

Since we love to share features on our students, we want to introduce you to Ben Morales, a student who just graduated from the Ron King Academy barber crossover program! He said that he originally decided to go to school because he loves making people … Read More

Teacher Spotlight – Mr. Leonard

AdminAustin, Teacher Spotlight

For our second Teacher Spotlight (check out our first one here), we want to introduce you to Mr. Leonard! He is a pro when it comes to barbering and he’s a fantastic resource to all of the students who come through our barber school. Before … Read More

Student Spotlight – Paul Schmidt

AdminAustin, Student Spotlight

This week, we’re excited to turn our spotlight on Paul Schmidt, another promising student at Ron King Academy. Focusing on our Barber Crossover classes, Paul comes to us with a passion for finding his own personal style. Before deciding to become a barber, Paul was … Read More

Student Spotlight – Sarah Statham

AdminAustin, Hair, Student Spotlight

We are happy to continue our Student Spotlight series and introduce you to Sarah Statham! An Austin native, Sarah is one of the capital’s top stylists and a co-owner of Method.Hair Salon. With over 18 years of experience, she is the perfect example of a … Read More

Salon Owners Have to Know Their Finances

AdminAustin, Hair, Springfield

Whether you are studying to be a cosmetologist, a barber or an esthetician, opening your own salon is always a possibility. The artistic and technical aspects of the beauty industry are often at odds with the pragmatic and orderly aspects of running a business. From … Read More

Choose Wisely: Picking Your Cosmetology School

AdminAustin, Hair, Springfield

Completing a program in cosmetology at a leading school can result in a highly rewarding career. The beauty industry continues to grow as many people seek to enhance their looks through the hands of cosmetic experts. Students must seek top-notch training in the best cosmetology … Read More