Susie attended the American School of Dog Grooming in Detroit in 1977. Later that year she opened up her own business in downtown Traverse City, Michigan called The Clipper. Today,
Ren Netherland began his career in photography over twenty five years ago while serving in the United States Navy. After his Navy years he established his own portrait studio.
Dr. Matthew Phinney was raised in Markham, ON and graduated from Bishop’s University in Quebec Canada in 2004 and then from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport Iowa in 2010. He is currently a member of the International Chiropractors Association
Lori Lawrence is the owner of "My Pampered Pooch" salon in Peachtree City, GA.
Angela Kumpe is a self-taught pet stylist who has worked professionally for over 17 years in Little Rock, Arkansas. Her career path began the first time she saw a creative design featured on the cover of a grooming magazine.
Lori has been grooming since 1996. She went to Academy of Professional Dog Grooming. During school she started working at Classic Pets & Grooming. In September of 1997 she opened Doggie Styles Grooming .
Chuck Simons is the inventor of Groomers Helper, the world's most used pet safety and positioning system, as well as an accomplished photographer, writer and lecturer. Chuck is most often found at grooming tradeshows across the USA and most recently Cana
Dr. Smith has a lifetime of experience caring for pets. She has been actively involved in dog behavior and training, pet rescue and animal welfare since 1988.
Mike is fourth generation in the 44/20 company. They are a manufacturer of hand crafted precision shears.
Dave Campanella, Sales and Marketing Director for Best Shot Pet Products
To compliment her grooming skills, she attended and graduated from Nippon Shiatsu Daigatu in Putney, VT under Sensei Toshiko Phipps in the 1980’s. Shiatsu, meaning "finger pressure," is a physical therapy and therapeutic pressure-point massage techni