November 1, 1996
What started in 1992 as an offshoot of NAILS Magazine to organize professional nail technicians and be a vehicle to provide low-cost insurance, is now a trade organization to be reckoned with.
Keywords: associations Debbie Krakalovich Maggie Boyd Nails Industry Association Nilsene Privette
February 1, 1993
Founding NAILS publishers Peter Grimes and John Cipriano had an idea for a magazine. As they outlined their purpose in their first publishers' note, they said they wanted to “strengthen those involved with the nail industry by providing decision-making information on current industry issues, economic trends, management styles, sales and marketing techniques, and coverage of any and all events important to the further development of the nails industry”
Keywords: Gary Sperling George Schaeffer history of nail care Jack Sperling John Cipriano
January 1, 1993
Board members of the Nails Industry Association meet to hammer out member benefits and elect officers.
Keywords: associations Kathy Haller Maggie Boyd Nails Industry Association NIA
November 1, 1992
NIA stands for Nail Industry Association. It is a professional association developed by NAILS Magazine and Bobit Publishing Company to represent nail technicians.
Keywords: As I See It associations Nails Industry Association NIA