Iconic Edge-ucation was initially founded in 2014 by Hairstylist and Educator Ebony N. Stroder, even though her love for sharing and educating others developed in 2010.
Ebony was a trained educator and technician for McBride Research Laboratories, (developer of Design Essentials) and worked with the company for 7 yrs, she taught trending techniques and product knowledge to professional stylists, and beauty school students.
Ebony has been a guest stylist at several Natural Hair Meet Up Events. She’s known for her Naturally Maintaining and Short Hair Maintenance class for clients in between salon visits.
By popular demand in 2O14 she launched her first hands-on hair cutting seminar, the class sold out in one day, she went on to teach live seminars on hair cutting, coloring and professional development.
In 2015 she launched ENS Consulting and her Amazon Best Selling Book Don’t Wish, Work: Pushing Through Self-Pity to Pursue Your Purpose which has sold thousands of copies to date.
Ebony has taught over 400 hairstylist and cosmetology students, as well as coached and consulted with nearly 100 small businesses, and has aided in the development of 2 Salons.
Her work has been featured in Hype Hair Magazine and on Campaigns for Revolt TV and Pantene Pro V. Gold Series. At the core Ebony is passionate about education and overall excellence within the beauty industry.
With her ability to virtually connect with consumers and beauty industry professionals; she is a bridge in the gap between the both areas through education.