• Beauty Industry Group Announces Acquisition of Category Maker

    Beauty Industry Group Announces Acquisition of Category Maker, HALOCOUTURE Salt Lake City, UT - July 23, 2018— Beauty Industry Group (BIG), along with Gauge Capital, announced today that they have purchased the assets of HALOCOUTURE, the category creator of the popular Halo hair extension system. “We have long admired the HALOCOUTURE team for what they have accomplished over the past 8 years. From the early days of hand-sewing Halo products in the garage...
  • Beauty Industry Group Announces New Board Members

    Beauty Industry Group Announces New Board Members Beauty Industry Group (“BIG”), a leader in professionally-installed hair extensions and lash growth products, is proud to announce the addition of two outside members to its Board of Directors. Michaeline DeJoria Heydari, Vice Chairman at John Paul Mitchell Systems, and John Golliher, Former Chairman of Beauty Systems Group, have both accepted invitations to serve alongside the current board members and w...
  • Allure Features 3 BIG Brands

    Allure Features 3 BIG Brands July 2017 - Allure featured three BIG brands in an article titled, “The 10 Best Tape-In Hair Extensions & Why They Work for Everyone.” Babe, Donna Bella, and Hotheads were each listed among top brands to choose from for those seeking professional hair extensions. The article shared the exciting benefits of professional Tape-In Hair Extensions, highlighting the natural look and easy care and removal. Most importantly, they...
  • BIG—Named One of the Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Utah

    BIG—Named One of the Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Utah Salt Lake City, UT – October 2016 – Beauty Industry Group was named one of the 2016 fastest growing companies in Utah by MountainWest Capital Network (MWCN) (www.mwcn.org) at the 22nd annual Utah 100 Awards Program Tuesday, October 18. The annual program recognizes the 100 fastest growing Utah companies, the Top Revenue Growth companies, and the “Emerging Elite” companies. “We were thrilled ...
  • BIG CEO – No Pun Intended

    BIG CEO - No Pun Intended Derrick Porter, CEO, was first introduced to Beauty Industry Group (BIG) in 2006 when meeting its founder, Logan Woolley. Logan was a customer of Porter Brown Distribution, a 3rd party logistics company that Derrick had started with his father several years earlier. Derrick quickly realized that for him, the beauty space promised a new and exciting frontier where business was more easily scalable and he could focus on building a...
  • BIG and IDC Finalize New Partnership

    BIG and IDC Finalize New Partnership—Which Secures Growth for Both Companies Salt Lake City, UT - February 21, 2017—Beauty Industry Group (BIG), along with Gauge Capital, announced today that they have purchased a majority share of International Designs Corporation (IDC), which owns and operates the iconic Hot Heads brand. With this agreement, the collective companies will further secure their access to a significant portion of the raw human hair market...