In honor of February being Black History Month, HairbyTamara would like to feature an African American woman who is not only a leader but an influencer in the hair industry, Deshawn Bullard. Did You Know…
She had a previous career - Deshawn earned her BA at Tuskegee University in Alabama where she studied computer programming. After graduating, she actually got a job in corporate computer programming where she stayed for the next seven years.
Her company is celebrating its 20th Anniversary -Deshawn founded NouriTress Perfect Hair Products in 1998 after deciding to follow her passion in the hair industry
She owns a hair salon- NouriTress Salon & Hair Clinic is located in Atlanta, Georgia
She has received many awards - Nominated by the Atlanta Business League for “Outstanding Business Woman of the Year” in 2009 and recognized as “Outstanding Business Woman” by the Georgia State Representatives in 2013, For six consecutive years industry source Salon Sense Magazine has named her one of the most influential women in the beauty industry.
Her Hair Workshops Always Sellout – Beauty professionals from all around the world know of her name and many of her workshops such as Bronner Bros Hair Show will sell out with standing room only. People want to listen in and hear what she has to say.