Salon Lane to Present First Indie Empowerment Summit at Hair Festival

Australia’s first ever Indie Empowerment Summit is hitting Hair Festival on Monday, July 1 from 9:30am to 4:30pm at the ICC, Sydney. Under the taglines ‘your vision, your path, your success’, the summit will present a full day of inspiration, education and practical insights to elevate independent hairdressers’ personal brands and businesses.

Presented by independent hair and beauty professional salon brand, Salon Lane, alongside Hair Festival, with support from Natalie Anne, this one-day conference is tailored exclusively for independent hair, beauty, and wellness freelancers and entrepreneurs. The agenda will present an immersive and practical program featuring four keynotes, two panels and six workshops.

“Whether you’re a home operator, a mobile freelancer, a rent-a-chair professional, or a member of a shared workspace—or if you’re still considering the leap into independence—this event will support you in building and expanding a business that offers the freedom, flexibility, and financial success you desire,” the platform explained.

Independent hairdressers can discover topics titled Taking The Leap, Building Your Brand, Winning Clients, Being a Brand Ambassador, Pricing Services & Managing Finances and Employing Systems & Processes.

The inspiring array of speaks includes the prolific TV presenter, Osher Gunsberg, award winning hair stylist, influencer and entrepreneur, Natalie Anne, makeup artist, award winning entrepreneur and podcast host, Melanie Burnicle and the founder and director of Six Underground Media, Hayley Mears.

The tickets include morning tea, a buffet lunch, networking drinks and access to Hair Festival, with limited spaces available. Ensure your Early Bird tickets today, which are valid until the end of the month, before moving onto standard pricing.

For more information on this year’s Indie Empowerment Summit, visit

This article was originally published on StyleIcons.

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