Who was Don Bewley?
Don Bewley was a co-founder of Eufora International, a professional hair care company that serves independent salons. He was also a talented stylist, a passionate educator, and a visionary leader in the beauty industry. He started his career in New York City, where he trained with some of the best hairdressers in the world. He then opened multiple salons in Cleveland, where he was recognized as one of the top retailing salons in North America. He also worked as a platform artist and a distribution executive, before launching Eufora with his wife, Beth, in 1997.
How did Don Bewley die?
Don Bewley died on October 30, 2015, at the age of 63, at his home in Carlsbad, California. he passed away peacefully in his sleep. The exact cause of death was not disclosed, but it was reported that he had been battling health issues for some time. He is survived by his wife, Beth, and his three children, Sean, Sam, and Brynn.
What was Don Bewley’s legacy?
Don Bewley’s legacy is evident in the success of Eufora, which has become one of the fastest growing professional hair care companies in North America. Eufora is known for its unique, high-performance products, and its commitment to providing comprehensive education and business support to salon professionals. Don Bewley’s vision was to elevate the salon industry, not just creatively, but also from a business perspective. He believed in the power and talent of his peers, and as a proud hairdresser himself, he wanted to help them achieve greater success. he once said: “Hairdressers built this industry and they deserve to reap the rewards. As I traveled North America, I was overwhelmed by the many starving artists in our industry. I believe in the power and talent of my peers, and as a proud hairdresser myself, I know that greater success is possible through the right education and working with a committed manufacturer who is dedicated to more than just selling products.”
Don Bewley’s legacy is also evident in the thousands of stylists, salon owners, educators, and other salon professionals who have been inspired by his belief in the power of the professional beauty industry. He was a humble man who impacted the lives of many by his passion, his generosity, and his personable nature. He was always excited about the world of hair and eager to help people better themselves every day. He preached the importance of being a leader and being kind no matter the situation. He had a spirit that was unique and captivating, and he will be truly missed by all.
How can we honor Don Bewley’s memory?
One of the best ways to honor Don Bewley’s memory is to continue his mission of elevating the salon industry and supporting independent salons. We can do this by using Eufora products, attending Eufora education events, joining Eufora initiatives, and sharing Eufora stories. We can also do this by following Don Bewley’s example of being creative, professional, and compassionate in our work and in our lives. We can celebrate his life by remembering his words, his deeds, and his smile. We can pay tribute to him by being grateful for his contributions and carrying on his legacy. As the official statement from Eufora International reads: “Don Bewley always said, ‘You make a living by what you earn, but you make a life by what you give.’ He gave us all so much and we are all better for having known him.”