E. Hosea Hicks is a Salon Industry Professional that has been passionately practicing the craft for more than a quarter century. Hosea is a proud product of a public high school cosmetology program where he sabotaged his advanced college prep curriculum so that he could enroll in what has become his passion, purpose and his “why”. His industry passport has created opportunities for him to be in demand as a salon professional, beauty journalist, research and development, concept and logistics engineering, trade show support, education and motivational leadership. Equipping salon professionals with the vital tools, technologies and techniques to fuel their artistry, business and personal growth is Hosea’s goal every time he embarks on anything in support of the profession. He is the Global Director of Salon Technology for The CBD Store of Georgia. And as the Associate Producer of the Pro Beauty Show and Global Ambassador for Ensō Tools he can saturate more corners of the industry in multiple facets which accelerates the healthy growth of the Professional Salon Industry.