In the short amount of time Dean has been in the industry he’s already making his mark. Multi-award winning barber, Licensed barber instructor and owner of BLIS Barbershop. “Best Looks Improve Success” is the phrase Dean has built the foundation of his company on. Since a young age he has had a good sense of style and wanted to bring that into the hair industry. He opened his first shop, BLIS Barbershop at the age of 19 & has had the opportunity to cut some NFL and MLB athletes as well. From Youngstown to Akron , he is heavily involved in the revival of the community and creating jobs for the youth and others looking for opportunity. Deans passion for educating and sharing knowledge drives him in all aspects of the industry. He hopes one day to open a barber college in his hometown of Youngstown, Ohio to help bring life back to the city ! Dean has put on and been apart of multiple free haircutting events as well as putting on free haircutting events for students going back to school and supplying them with the basic supplies needed to have a successful school year. It’s more than just “cutting hair” to him, he heavily believes in professionalism will open doors you never knew where there.