GREENSBORO, August 5, 2011/Dudley Beauty Corp, LLC/– Ursula Dudley-Oglesby, President of Dudley Beauty Corp, LLC held the annual Educational andMotivational Symposium at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, NorthCarolina. This year’s symposium theme was “It’s Time to Prosper.”
The extravagant Black and White Ball is one highlight of the 3-day event that began on July 30 through August 1, 2011. Tickets for the event ranged from $199 – $499. Attendees also had the option of buying tickets to banquets only with prices ranging from $30.00 – $60.00.
Greensboro is also the home of the corporate office for Dudley Beauty Corp that has been enriching the lives of professional cosmetologists and cosmetology students for 44 years. The event opened Saturday, July 30th with an evening networking social beginning at 7:00pm. Mrs. Ursula Dudley-Oglesby along with co-founders Mr. and Mrs. Joe L. Dudley Sr. addressed attendees and set the tone for the entire event. EMS 2011 featured a celebrity panel including: Johnny Wright (hairstylist to Michelle Obama), Patric Bradley (Hair Battle Legend) and Betty Mekonnen (acclaimed make-up artist) all Dudley Beauty College graduates.
Sunday, July 31st was the first day classes opened for participants to attend. Arrays of classes were offered to not only benefit hairstyling skills, but business tactics as well. Topics for classes offered include: Learning how to create a 5-minute haircuts, Learning how to use a razor cutting to enhance color, Creating a beautiful custom color design by using color placement patters, Understanding the “Universal Law of Color” to formulate, mix, and apply color, Experimenting with solution to common textured hair problems, Learning the art of fading and tapering, Exploring hair integration techniques from around the world, Developing personal prosperity plans, as well as learning how product can boost your business.
The event was enjoyed by 293 professional cosmetologists around the world with rave reviews. This event is designed to educate and motivate professional cosmetologists, and potential professionals. EMS 2012 will be held July-28 – July-30, 2012 in Greensboro, North Carolina at the Koury Convention Center.