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Rewarding Career Opportunities We are looking for guest-centric brand ambassadors with motivation, integrity and a team-player mentality. Ideal Simonson’s team members are passionate about the beauty industry, possess a genuine love for people and embrace the spirit of our distinctive service commitment. If you are in search of a rewarding career opportunity, we’d be honored […] Read more

Nail Technician

Rewarding Career Opportunities We are looking for guest-centric brand ambassadors with motivation, integrity and a team-player mentality. Ideal Simonson’s team members are passionate about the beauty industry, possess a genuine love for people and embrace the spirit of our distinctive service commitment. If you are in search of a rewarding career opportunity, we’d be honored […] Read more

Aesthetician

Rewarding Career Opportunities We are looking for guest-centric brand ambassadors with motivation, integrity and a team-player mentality. Ideal Simonson’s team members are passionate about the beauty industry, possess a genuine love for people and embrace the spirit of our distinctive service commitment. If you are in search of a rewarding career opportunity, we’d be honored […] Read more

Two PCI Academy Educators Reach New Career Heights

Congratulations to Ronda Bayliss Ott, licensed educator at PCI Academy, Ames, and Heidi Seymour, licensed educator at PCI Academy, Plymouth, for having earned the right to be called Redken Design Certified. Redken Certification recognizes and rewards salon professionals who possess exceptional technical skill and have a true passion for their craft. They are known and […] Read more

A Conversation with Graduate Thomas Stoops

No one speaks better for PCI Academy than our graduates. We recently took a few minutes to sit down and chat with grad Thomas Stoops of Radiance Salon inside Dolce Vita Salon Suites. PCI: What has your life been like since graduating from PCI Academy? Thomas: I’ve worked behind the chair, done hair and makeup […] Read more

PCI Graduate Featured on Industry Website

PCI Academy graduate Shreeda Tailor was recently featured on the AmazingHairstylists.com website. In a regular feature titled “Spotlight on Amazing Hairstylists” Shreeda shares more about her training, her approach to hair care and much more. Congratulations to Shreeda for the much-deserved recognition! The article is included below. For more visit: AmazingHairstylists.com! SPOTLIGHT ON: SHREEDA TAILOR […] Read more

A Conversation with Success: Aurilla Goldsmith

Aurilla Goldsmith, a 2010 graduate of PCI Academy’s cosmetology program, has created a career that includes personal work as a cosmetologist, as a photo session stylist and with Martin Parsons, a Canadian known for training stylists in high fashion hairstyling. A graduate of Corning High School, Corning Iowa in 2007, Aurilla continued her education at […] Read more

Ashlee Ferlitsch: ‘I love my job!!!’

I love it in Iowa City!!! I love my job!!! I would say the most valuable thing I took away from school was learning how to connect with people, learning how to take a one-time guest and turn them into a repeat request guest. I have taken so many of the tricks I learned from […] Read more