Local Salon Owners Win Regis Corporation's 2005 First Choice Haircutters And Magicuts Franchisee Of The Year Award
Minneapolis, MN - Regis Corporation, the industry leader in salons, hair restoration centers and education, recently honored Jim and Brenda Woodman of Mount Pearl in Newfoundland, Canada, the First Choice Haircutters and Magicuts Franchisee of the Year award for 2005. The Woodmans, together with their partner, Shirley Fraser of Corner Brook, own eight First Choice Haircutters and four Magicuts salons in St. John's, Mount Pearl, Conception Bay South and Corner Brook.
The award recognizes a franchisee with successful management skills, which include achieving exemplary business results and sharing knowledge with other franchisees. Jim Woodman works with his salon staffs by helping them grow professionally, providing outstanding leadership, and serving as an excellent role model. He also assists other franchisees by offering his ideas, input and time to help them improve their own businesses.
"This truly reflects the strong people we have the honor of working with," said Mr. Woodman. "From the smart and collaborative fellow franchisees in the Regis network to the great managers and stylists we have on our team, we believe this franchisee of the year award is all about the strength of communication and teamwork."
About Regis Corporation
Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) is the beauty industry's global leader in salons, hair restoration centers and education. As of December 31, 2005, the Company owned or franchised 11,211 worldwide locations; which included 11,086 beauty salons, 90 hair restoration centers and 35 beauty schools operating under concepts such as Supercuts, Jean Louis David, Vidal Sassoon, Regis Salons, MasterCuts, Trade Secret, SmartStyle, Cost Cutters and Hair Club for Men and Women. These and other concepts are located in the United States and in 10 other countries throughout North America and Europe. For additional information about the Company, including management's current financial outlook and a reconciliation of non-GAAP financial information, please visit the Investor Information section of the corporate website at www.regiscorp.com.