Nicky Pope is a journalist and magazine publisher who now specializes in the hair and beauty industry. Over the past 15 years she has been editor or publisher of several trade hair magazines and notably in 2000 co-founded a new hairdressing business title, Creative HEAD, which has become one of the leading publications for the sector today. Since 2005, she has been publisher for an international magazine company producing hair and beauty magazines, including Tribute magazine, shows and books. As a well-known writer and commentator for the hairdressing industry, she enjoys a varied portfolio of commitments working across the UK and Europe. Her broadcasting experience includes radio and TV and she also undertakes speaking engagements both in and outside hairdressing and beauty. She lives in Richmond upon Thames with her two children.