Ted Gibson to Headline 2nd Annual IMAGE Dallas

With IMAGE Houston running stronger than ever in its' 6th year, the focus turns to other hot hair and beauty event in Texas. IMAGE Dallas is coming off a huge opening year show in 2015 and looks bound for greater growth in year two. The event is coming November 13‐14, 2016 and will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in downtown Dallas. This year's event will be headlined by one of the biggest names in beauty, Ted Gibson. Along with new education and enhanced exhibitors, beauty professionals will be lining up to attend this year.

In addition to Ted Gibson, other main stage artists will include industry legend Michael O'Rourke, one of the best colorists in the industry Sherry Ratay, fast rising Justin Thomas and global artist Raul Martez.

IMAGE Expo is dedicated to providing world-­‐class education and this year's event will feature over 150 classes covering every segment of the industry including hair, nails, spa, makeup, skincare, barber and business.

Hundreds of the best and most recognizable beauty industry suppliers are exhibiting at the event. Similar to the diversity offered in the education program, exhibitors will cover all aspects of the industry. Featured exhibitors include 21st Century Lab, Donna Bella Hair Extensions, Ikonic Precision Styling Tools, Dreamcatchers Hair Extensions, Rock Your Hair, Morphe Brushes, Christrio, Amika, Hattori Hanzo Shears, and many more. For full details on the event, go to www.theimageexpo.com.

IMAGE Expo is a full service beauty event that caters to all beauty professionals. Since 2011, the event has prided itself on being a world-class educational event. The biggest names in the industry have graced IMAGE Expo's main stage, including Beth Minardi, Tabatha Coffey, Raul Martez, Nick Arrojo and Michael O'Rourke, and with over 200 seminars and workshops covering every beauty segment, IMAGE IS EVERYTHING. IMAGE Expo is also home to thousands of products and services presented by the industry's best companies. In total, there are over 500,000 licensed cosmetologists within a 200 mile radius of Dallas, making it one of America's best beauty markets.