The Best Professional Hair and Makeup Artist in Berlin, Germany: Sophia Lenore
Result driven highly skilled career professional with over eight years of multi-faceted experience in the beauty industry including film, television and runway. Strong background in education and training, as well as general management qualifications in project development, sales, merchandising, marketing and administration. Proficient in all documentation/record maintenance/paperwork to ensure accuracy and customer confidentiality. Fully computer literate, including all Windows operating systems and MS-Office applications. Ability to quickly learn/use new software/hardware.
YAB Academy of Hair and Makeup Berlin, Germany
School Director/ Director of Education
Overseeing all daily functions of Yab hair and makeup school. Facilitating all training for staff and teachers. Teaching and organizing classes, events and school functions. Handling all managerial duties involving school operations.
Networks Boca Raton, Fl
Director of Hair and Makeup Department
Managing all aspects of the hair and makeup department. Facilitating all photo shoots, handling all clients complaints, making schedule for hair and makeup artists, ordering and organizing stock, tools and all equipment for the hair and makeup department. Overseeing daily operations.
The Paul Mitchell Academy
04/2010 – Present
Educator and Learning Leader
Learning leader in the subjects of hair, nails, makeup and skin. Teaching both theory and practical education classes. Educating and preparing future professional for the cosmetology state board licensure. Facilitating and participating in all Paul Mitchell events and shows; while serving as a leader and mentor for all Paul Mitchell future professionals entering the field of hair and makeup.
Orbie Hair Salon
Miami Beach, Fl
2004 – 2009
Beginning my career at the Orbie salon as an apprentice and groomed into a Orbie stylist. As a stylist I performed cuts, color, updo’s, blow dry’s, treatments as well as makeup applications and product sales.
Senior Artist MAC Cosmetics
05/2004 – Present (Employee)
Senior MAC Pro Makeup Artist
Training freelancers, educating sales associates about products and proper application of the products. Teaching and performing makeup applications for sales associates and customers as well, while offering skin analysis to maintain a healthy complexion. Maintaining sales goals and stockroom with inventory.
Creative Seen Productions Miami, Fl
02/2001-Present (On Call)
Director of Hair and Makeup Department
Providing all hair and makeup applications for all video production and live performances. Lead artist for the art department for music videos, commercials, short films, concerts, events and celebrity appearances.
ABC Television Miami, Fl
07/2005- Present (On Call)
Makeup Artist/Hair Stylist
On staff hair and makeup artist for film and television and print. Providing all makeup and hair services for all celebrity guests, models, hosts, anchors, reporters, and television personalities. Provide support to production team in the department of makeup and hair. Responsible for all aspects of makeup and hair applications and alterations.
CNN News Atlanta, GA
01/2007- Present (On Call)
Hair and Makeup Artist
Performing all makeup applications all anchors and journalist for show tapings and interviews. Also providing all hair and makeup services for all guests that are to be interview by CNN correspondents.
Laura Mercier Cosmetics Miami, Fl
08/2006- Present (Freelance)
Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with beauty consultants, field sales representatives, retailers and corporate offices. Conducting individual training programs, assessing and evaluating training programs for field sales such as selling and service skills, new product training, makeup artistry, and events. Reporting to regional manager.
Chanel Cosmetics Miami, Fl
Regional Artist/ Trainer
Performing makeup applications for in store events, fashion shows, and in store tutorials. Conducting trainings and educational classes for sales associates to better there sales and product knowledge
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE AS A TEMPORARY EMPLOYEE
NBC Television Production Hair and Makeup Artist
3 Arts/305 Films Lead Hair and Makeup Artist
CW Network Production Hair and Makeup Artist
Nars Cosmetics Makeup Artist
Ken Barboza Management Lead Hair and Makeup Artist
Agency Gerard Management Lead Hair and Makeup Artist
Ford Modeling Agency Lead Hair and Makeup Artist
Art & Commerce Agency Hair and Makeup Artist
Artists by Timothy Priano @ Next Lead Hair and Makeup Artist
The Wall Group Agency Lead Hair, Makeup and Styling
Florida International University Arts & Photography
August 2005 – Matriculating
Beauty Schools of America Cosmetology/Makeup Artistry
January 2002 – Dec 2002
New York University Liberal Arts and Sciences
September 1997 – May 2001
Written references can be submitted upon request.
CREDITS: PUBLICATIONS & BROADCASTING
Ocean Drive Magazine
Los Olas Magazine
And many more…
Larry King (Journalist)
Serena Williams (Athlete)
Christian Amanpour ( Journalist)
George Clooney (Actor)
Sen. John Mc Cain (Senator)
Brad Pitt (Actor)
Gen. David H. Petraeus (Gen. Commander U.S. Army)
Don Cheadle (Actor)
Eva Mendez (Actress) Michael Jai White (Actor)
Matt Damon (Actor)
Stacy Keibler (Actress/Model)
Bernie Mac (Actor)
Beau Garrett (Actress/Model)
Tanya Stephens (Recording Artist)
Aida Turturro (Actress/ The Sopranos)
Alessandra Ambrosio (Victoria's Secret Super Model)
and many more…