Mentor & Masters 2021

Sunday 9/26/21 & Monday 9/27/21


In this two day event, you will learn...

  • How to identify your expertise
  • That heart, originality & content are the magic formula for creating an impactful curriculum & presentation
  • How to write a detailed curriculum
  • How to connect with your audience
  • How to develop your path as a sustainable educator
  • How to prepare to become an educator for a brand manufacturer
  • How to become the most effective trainer in your salon by building your own training system
  • How to enhance your team building & coaching skills

We will be returning to Turf Valley Resort and Spa for our upcoming events in 2021 so you can Immerse yourself in the lush location for some education, networking, fun, dining, spa, and maybe even a little golf for that partner that comes along to the event with you.

Fantastic location for a little fall time getaway of rest, relaxation, romance, and tons of learning.

These events will give you the confidence and mindset that you’ll need to expand yourself to become a presenter, speaker or trainer in the beauty industry.

To make a reservation by phone, attendees can call the hotel directly: 410-465-1500 or 1-888-833-8873. In order to receive the discounted group rate, attendees must identify themselves by the Group Name: The Statements Project: Mentor & Masters or the Group Code: 28B0LQ. Reservations can also be made online by visiting: In order to receive the discounted group rate when booking online, please enter Group Code: 28B0LQ.

Your Instructor

Geno Stampora & Nikki Trowbridge
Geno Stampora & Nikki Trowbridge


When you meet Geno Stampora, you will remember him! Geno has had a profound impact on the beauty industry in many ways. He began his career working behind the chair in a salon and gradually moved up to manage and finally to own a collection of successful salons. He has also owned two beauty academies, where he interacted with and instructed his students. Geno has been a distributor and sales consultant to salons, a major platform artist, and has shared the stage with the worlds greatest artists. As an expert in the industry, Geno’s work has been featured in Modern, American, Salon Today, Nails, Dayspa, Launchpad, and other important salon and spa trade magazine. He has served on the Advisory Board for Nailpro Magazine and he has made written contributions to publications such as Glamour, Elle, The New Yorker, and Washingtonian Magazine. Geno has trained thousands of salons worldwide. He has worked with groups large and small helping them to fine tune their mission, refine their ability to grow and streamline their success. It is the influence of Geno Stampora that is recognized as a the common thread in the success of thousands of beauty professionals. The industry’s finest salons employ Geno frequently as a business coach, consultant and educator.


Nikki is the entrepreneur behind the three businesses that make up the Statements Brand. At 28 years old, she launched Statements the Salon, and since then, Nikki’s salon has exploded from two stylists to forty-eight. She has also provided leadership and inspiration for hundreds of burgeoning professionals at Statements the Academy. The Statements Project is her newest endeavor and aims to enhance her dynamic network of business professionals. Her mission is to create strong business systems with thoughtful leadership in order to inspire salon owners/professionals with a method of interpreting information and dynamic mentoring that will renew the guest experience, which in turn, will inspire happier, more fulfilling careers.

Course Curriculum

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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the event?
The course will be held on Sun Sept 26, 2021 10am - 5pm (EST) & Mon Sept 27 2021 10am - 5pm (EST)
What is this site for?
The supplemental course materials that you will need to compliment your experience at the event will be made available here in this course site.
How long will I have access to this supplemental information?
As long as you attend the event, we hope to keep these materials available to you indefinitely.
Something came up, can I cancel my enrollment in the event?
Yes, as long as you cancel before September 5th, you will receive a full refund.

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