Dana Fountain is a successful serial entrepreneur, beauty advocate, industry influencer, and speaker with an eye for artistry and a heart for people. Her relationship-first approach to leadership, networking, and client services has earned her an undeniable influence in Chicago’s growing beauty world— and beyond. Dana believes forming personal relationships and bonds with employees, clients, business partners, and peers while rooting for their prosperity is extremely important for success. Dana’s lasting passion for her work in the wedding and beauty industries led her to start multiple companies. She has 6 different salon concepts, an on-location beauty agency, a wedding and events venue, a networking/ education company for beauty professionals, is the national distributor for a hair care line, and consults, speak, and coaches businesses and Individuals. With her passion for beauty, and business, Dana is passionate about sharing 20+ years of artistic and business expertise.
"The beauty industry can be cutthroat and competitive. That’s why I choose to empower hair and makeup artists in Chicago and beyond to build better relationships, sharpen their skills, and leave every person more beautiful than they found them. Because true beauty is found in collaboration."
- Dana Fountain