“Marisa and Joseph are experienced, dedicated and passionate about bringing the Sam Villa educational message to the stylist community. Our trade shows and events are the forefront for delivering Sam Villa’s education whether from stage or one-on-one with the growing number of stylists who want to learn from the best,” says Leanna Rector, Manager of Marketing and Events.
Marisa Villa is a licensed cosmetologist with a strong passion for fashion and beauty. For six years she managed an award-winning, full-service salon in downtown San Diego. She also did hair and makeup for a list of loyal clients, while supporting special events from military balls to weddings to high-end fashion shows and photo shoots across Southern California. As a member of the Sam Villa family, she has learned from Sam Villa himself and earned her stripes to become a true Ambassador for the brand.
Joseph Longmore is a salon professional from Seattle and has trained with Redken, Goldwell, Wella, TIGI, and Oribe in color and design, and editorial/fashion design with Michael Kanyon. He has a hunger for learning and continually strives for growth, always showcasing his technical creativity and sharing his knowledge with enthusiasm with passion.
As Show Ambassadors, they will embody the core values of the Sam Villa brand while traveling and engaging customers in the expanding list of trade shows that are so important to the company. For a complete list of upcoming Sam Villa shows and events, click here.
Welcome to the team Marisa and Joseph!