Owner, Suzanne’s Kloud
“I Change the World Around Me by Changing Myself”
Where Mastery and Imagination Meet
Suzanne Kloud – Korson brings to you the expertise of over thirty years experience in all aspects of hair design and salon management. Suzanne’s success is the synergetic product of her creative talent, rock-solid technique, and vibrant energy. The members of her loyal clientele appreciate not only her artistry and commitment to excellence but her personal warmth and charisma. They return to her year after year, drawn by that most powerful factor in the client/hairdresser relationship: Confidence. Benefiting from her training with the finest artists in American and Europe, Suzanne’s clientele includes:
- Siegfried and Roy Diahann Carroll
- Michael Crawford Marilyn McCoo Steve Lippia
- Englebert Humperdink Carol Conners
- Vic Damone Joey Heatherton Jim Brown
Suzanne’s formal education in hair design encompasses training with the finest artists in America and Europe. She began her training in 1960 with her mentor:
- John Jay of New Orleans
- President, Intercoiffure
- America and Canada
Maintaining a close professional relationship with John Jay, she has further developed her artistry through training with:
- Antoinne’s School of Hair Design, New York
- Michael Collis of London
- Nino Genna of Detroit
- Jingles of London
- Llongueras of Spain
- Vidal Sassoon of London
- Gene Shacove of Beverly Hills
- Sergio Valente of Rome
Suzanne’s knowledge of the complete spectrum of salon management begins literally “from the ground up” with the supervision of salon building design and construction. Since opening her first salon at the New Orleans Playboy Club in 1963, she has expanded her insight and skill through experience in numerous successful enterprises. As an owner since 1976 of Suzanne’s Kloud, her Las Vegas salon, she coordinates and supervises all salon activities.
- Caesars Palace Beauty Salon – Las Vegas, Nevada
- Hilton Hotel Beauty Salon – Las Vegas, Nevada
- John Jay Salon – New Orleans, Louisiana
- Salon de Suzanne Playboy Club – New Orleans, Louisiana
As an integral aspect of salon management, Suzanne honors her responsibility to her profession as an educator, passing on to her students the principles she has acquired from her own instructors. A number of her students work successfully in the trade, while several have opened their own salons.
Suzanne incorporates her abilities as a professional photographer into her artistry. She is thoroughly experienced in every aspect of the photo shoot from concept to print, including design, lighting, and direction.
Promotion and Production
Suzanne has produced and directed numerous fashion shows, galas, and fundraising events. She is experienced in overseeing any aspect of promotion and production, from inception to completion.