DEAN

Salon Coach

Dean Forbes is a passionate coach and mentor who has been teaching beauty professionals winning strategies for over a decade.  His passion for growing others is only matched by his pursuit of excellence AND he is hairdesign by AVANTGARDE’s in-house Salon Coach. He’s helped hundreds of innovative salon owners and thousands of savvy beauty professionals achieve amazing breakthrough results in their careers so that they can live better lives. With 15 years strong in the beauty industry, 13 of which were spent honing his skills at the #1 beauty company in the world, Dean still believes he’s just getting started.


Dean’s #1 focus as part of the hairdesign by AVANTGARDE team is to continuously discover, develop and implement strategies to grow the team and every individual within it. His ultimate passion is to help others find their true voice so that they can achieve the milestones that matter most to them in record time; yup, it’s safe to say, it’s in his DNA. Dean is the difference that makes the DIFFERENCE on our road to success.


Here’s what Beauty Industry Leaders have to say about our Salon Coach, Dean…


“Dean L. Forbes is an exceptionally charismatic man who draws people to him. His programs are a huge asset to my business, I highly recommend him to anyone.”  Carrie Rutt, Owner – Town & Country Salon & Spa


“What Dean did for our teachers today was outstanding. He has such a firm grasp on understanding people and communication. Dean’s positive energy and irreplaceable facilitation skills truly come from within. His passion is evident in every word he speaks and his connection to his audience is genuine.”  Jennifer McGann, Training Manager – Ulta Corporation

“The entire Team at Elayne James Salon & Spa would like to thank Dean Forbes for his amazing presence in helping us to Unleash our Untapped Potential! Everyone truly walked away with a renewed sense of spirit and the motivation to grow, not just in our career, but in life. It was a revolutionary experience and we can’t wait to see him again!” The EJS Team

salon + spa

2355 Vanderbilt Beach Rd, #166

Naples, FL 34109

Mon: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Tue: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Wed: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Sun: CLOSED

(239) 530-HAIR

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