February 20 - 23, 2014
Pasadena, CA

GKE

Pasadena, CA

February 20 - 23, 2014

Pasadena Convention Center

Schedule

Thursday

Time Class Speaker
11:00am Registration Opens
12 - 6pm Brusher Bather Certificate Program Teri DiMarino
12 - 4pm Best In Show Grooming: Everyday Salon Champions Carlos Carrizo and Marco Lalau
Salon Certification Linda Easton
The In Crowd: Grooming The Most Popular Breeds Kathy Rose
3pm Dog Holding Area Opens

Thursday Evening

Time Class Speaker
6 - 8pm From A Poodle Puppy To A Poodle Continental In 2 Hours Chris Pawlosky
Mobile Grooming Success Seminar Jay Scruggs
Grooming The Difficult Dog Sue Watson
6pm Judges Meeting
7pm Contestant Meeting

Friday

Time Class Speaker
8am Registration Opens
Terrier Tournament Check In
9am Terrier Tournament Start
9 - 10am Day Long Programs Part 1
Asian Freestyle Symposium
From Check-in To Check-out: First Line Of Defense Dr. Cliff Faver
The Passionate Groomer: Wire Fox Terrier Lisa Leady
Dogfather Knows Best Joey Villani
10am Trade Show Opens
11 - 12pm Day Long Programs Part 2
Asian Freestyle Symposium
From Check-in To Check-out: First Line Of Defense Dr. Cliff Faver
The Passionate Groomer: Springer Spaniel Lisa Leady
Dogfather Knows Best Joey Villani
12pm Terrier Tournament Awards
1pm All Other Purebreds Tournament Check In
2pm All Other Purebreds Tournament Start
2 - 3pm Day Long Programs Part 3
Asian Freestyle Symposium
From Check-in To Check-out: First Line Of Defense Dr. Cliff Faver
The Passionate Groomer: Welsh Terrier Lisa Leady
Dogfather Knows Best Joey Villani
3:30pm Silent Auction Closes
4 - 5pm Day Long Programs Part 4
Asian Freestyle Symposium
From Check-in To Check-out: First Line Of Defense Dr. Cliff Faver
The Passionate Groomer: Cocker Spaniel Lisa Leady
Dogfather Knows Best Joey Villani
5pm All Other Purebreds Tournament Awards
6pm Trade Show Closes

Friday Evening

Time Class Speaker
6 - 8pm "I Want That": Find Out What's Hot And How To Use Them Cheryl Purcell
Avoiding Pet-Related Diseases and Epidemics Dr. Michael Fleck
Temporary Color Secrets For Salon Creative (Hands-On Workshop) Angela Kumpe and Lori Craig
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Saturday

Time Class Speaker
8am Registration Opens
Sporting Tournament and Salon Freestyle Tournament Check In
9am Sporting Tournament and Salon Freestyle Tournament Start
9 - 10am Session 1
Strengthening the Client Bond Christine Speerin
Sporting Dog Grooming Techniques Michell Evans
Who’s Grooming The Cats? Danelle German
Hand-stripping Ann Martin
10:00am Trade Show Opens
11 - 12pm Session 2
Procedures in Grooming Skin and Coat Dr. Michael Fleck
Cats: Armed And Dangerous! Danelle German
Drop Coats Start To Finish Chris Pawlosky
Schnauzer with Japanese Flair Naohisa Tsujihara
12pm Sporting Tournament and Salon Freestyle Tournament Awards
1pm Poodle Tournament Check In
2pm Poodle Tournament Start
2 - 3pm Session 3
Ear Care by the Grooming Professional Dr. Michael Fleck
On The Road With Jodi And Danelle Danelle German and Jodi Murphy
The Standard Schnauzer Ann Martin
Great Grooming On Drop Coated Breeds: Yorkie Jay Scruggs
3:30pm Silent Auction Closes
4 - 5pm Session 4
Big And Beautiful... The Standard Poodle Sue Zecco
Purrfect Grooming For Every Cat Danelle German
Ultimate Guide To Salon Creative Angela Kumpe and Lori Craig
Snap On Comb Techniques Jodi Murphy
5pm Poodle Tournament Awards and Best All-Around Award
6pm Trade Show Closes

Saturday Evening

Time Class Speaker
6 - 8pm Stress-less Grooming For People And Pets Linda Easton
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Sunday

Time Class Speaker
7:30am Rescue Round-Up Check In
8am Registration Opens
Rescue Round-Up Start
9 - 10am Session 5
The Science Behind Dematting, Detangling, and Deshedding Dave Campanella
Scissor Over Comb Technique... The Jonathan David Way! Jonathan David
Customer Service from the Jet Set for the Pet Set Caroline Shin
Superstyling The Pomeranian Sue Zecco
10am Trade Show Opens
11 - 12pm Session 6
Competitive Recruitment Strategies Angela Clark
Scissors 101: Understanding Your Shears Jonathan David
Poodle In Sporting Trim Michell Evans
Airedale In A Pet Trim Donna Owens
11:30am Rescue Round-Up Awards
12pm Best In Show Awards
12:30pm Creative Styling Check In
1pm Creative Styling Start
2 - 3pm Session 7
Managing The Chronically Greasy/Flaky/Crusty Dog Michelle Knowles
Marketing With The Big Dogs: Email, Social And Search Marketing Caroline Shin
Grooming the New Designer Dogs Sue Watson
The Beautiful Bedlington (Grooming Demo) Olga Zabelinskaya
3:30pm Silent Auction Closes
4pm Creative Styling Presentations and Awards
5pm Trade Show Closes
6pm Show Close Auction Teri DiMarino