Don Haidl serves as the Lead Creative for Hybrideducation.co. In this role, Don is responsible for the company’s overall creative direction and the development of educational assets. Don, along with a team of industry veterans, conceptualize and construct each collection and all corresponding training materials. Prior to launching Hybrideducation.co, he spent over a decade with Sassoon Salons & Academies in various leadership roles in New York, Los Angeles and, most recently, Chicago – overseeing the opening of the Chicago academy and serving as academy creative director. In addition to teaching fulltime, Don’s responsibilities here included representing the company on stage at shows and events around the world. He has also served as the US studio leader for Wella, contributing to overseeing and contributing to studio education both internally and externally in a variety of facets in Wella academies in both NY and LA.