Seeking Board Positions | Co-Founder and Board Member at Boardroom Salon for Men
Bruce Schultz co-founded and successfully grew Boardroom Salon for Men, a concept which set the standard for the men’s grooming industry. Bruce sold a majority stake of the company to private equity and remains an active board member. In 2017, Bruce co-founded Brighton Barber Institute, responding to the demand for continuing education and training for licensed cosmetologists and aspiring barbers in the field of barbering. Bruce spent a decade at Sabre Holdings, directing various lines of business including Airline Distribution and Business Development for Asia Pacific. He is known for his expertise in building strategic partnerships and highly successful business models. Bruce is an established entrepreneur who holds numerous accolades such as E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year finalist, D CEO Entrepreneur of the Year and FW Inc. Entrepreneur of Excellence.
Jan 2021 - Present
Boardroom Salon for Men
Co-Founder and Board Member
Jun 2017 - Present
Brighton Barber Institute
Co-Founder Brighton Barber Institute
Brighton Barber Institute (BBI) was created to provide continuing education and training for licensed cosmetologists seeking to obtain their crossover license in the field of barbering and for aspiring barbers to get their full Barber license. BBI is dedicated to delivering best in class training and career guidance to licensed cosmetologists and aspiring barbers as they embark on their journey to further their education and become highly marketable in their career.
Aug 2004 - Jan 2021
Boardroom Salon for Men
Co-Founder, CEO and Board Member
Extend the Boardroom Salon for Men's leadership position as the Authority in Men's Grooming and as the place Where Men Get Ready! The Boardroom delivers the ultimate relaxed grooming experience and guarantees that every client has an outstanding client service experience on each visit. We have the best teams in the industry and are focused on providing empowering work environments and career opportunities for our team members. We opened our first salon in Southlake, TX in 2004 and continue to build upon our proven processes and powerful business model to deliver value to our clients and our team members.
Sep 2005 - Oct 2006
Managing Director - Airline Distribution
Negotiated new distribution agreements with airlines in North America, Canada and Mexico for the distribution of their airline ticket inventory through Sabre connected travel agents, including American Express, Expedia and Travelocity. Managed a team responsible for sales and account management for airlines in North America, Canada and Mexico.
Oct 2001 - Sep 2005
Director - Business Development for Asia Pacific
Responsible for building Sabre's distribution business in Asia Pacific, including; investment/acquistion assessment, growing the business with strategic partners, managing our joint venture relationships and sales and marketing.
Oct 1996 - Oct 2001
Senior Prinicpal - Corporate Development / Business Development
1989 - 1996
Deloitte & Touche