Take a moment to get to know some extraordinary Paul Mitchell The School Orlando alumni.
Their stories speak to the power of dreaming big—and getting a great education.
After graduating from The University of Central Florida with a BA in Business Management, Oz followed her passion to Paul Mitchell The School Orlando. It was there she discovered her love of education. Oz has been a Learning Leader for Paul Mitchell The School Tampa for 10 years. After one year as a Learning Leader, Oz expanded her span of education to become a National Color Educator for John Paul Mitchell Systems. Thru hard work, dedication and a commitment to excellence she is now the Global New Talent Trainer for John Paul Mitchell Systems. Oz also spends two days a week at iSyleXG Salon as a Senior Designer. Her philosophy of education shows in those she trains that “Those who do the work, do the learning.”
My philosophy: "The best gift we can give is education because it destroys fear and allows one to reach their ultimate potential." Sonny D
As one of the most sought after educators in the region, Sonny D has a passion for educating that is guaranteed to leave you inspired to go to the next level and beyond. A Paul Mitchell School alumni, Sonny D has also been a part of the Paul Mitchell Advanced Academy team of national trainers and received honors as a top cutting specialist in a countrywide competition. Sonny D has also been a part of Paul Mitchell's editorial team creating looks and doing editorial photo shoots in Los Angeles and Florida that can be seen in publications around the world. Sonny D has worked on stage with every top artist throughout Paul Mitchell including Robert Cromeans, Stephanie Kocielski, DJ Muldoon, and coowner of Paul Mitchell and Paul Mitchell's son, Angus Mitchell. Sonny D has worked everywhere from Florida, Chicago, New York, Los Angeles to Hawaii and back sharing the latest trends and businessbuilding strategies for salons and stylists throughout the industry. Through his passion and belief in the future of the industry, Sonny D has recently created his own brand The Salon Project 1.0, Inc. which currently consist of three salons; The salon 1.0, a Paul Mitchell Focus Salon which focuses exclusively on Paul Mitchell products and education. The salon hires right from school the most recently graduated professionals and puts them in an accelerated career path that Sonny D personally designed. As Artistic Director his vision for project 1.0 consists of multiple brands nationally and internationally including: 1.0 kids salons, 1.0 Cosmetics and 1.0 University (a training center for continued education) to name just a few.
"As the visionary for the company I focus on our team members not only becoming a part of our culture but really joining in on the 1.0 lifestyle" Sonny D