SmartStyle Partners with Joan Katz Breast Center in Support of Beyond the Bag

January 6, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS - SmartStyle and the Regis Foundation for Breast Cancer Research (RFBCR) are delighted to partner with the Joan Katz Breast Center for their 4th annual Beyond the Bag event held on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at The Fort Worth Club. The event has raised over $1,000,000 in the past three years for the Joan Katz Breast Center (JKBC) Endowment. All proceeds from the event go to help fund the programming at JKBC, ensuring the Center is there to serve women for many years to come. The partnership is part of SmartStyle’s ongoing commitment to find a cure for breast cancer.

“SmartStyle is dedicated to supporting breast cancer research. Our salon professionals and team leaders live and work in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and we are very proud to be a part of this year’s Beyond the Bag event,” said Dave Hamilton, Regis Corporation’s regional vice president.

The Regis Foundation for Breast Cancer Research (RFBCR) funds groundbreaking research at nationally recognized centers. The focus of this research is on prevention, early diagnosis, treatment and finding a cure. In addition, it supports institutions that assist and treat patients with breast cancer. Since it was founded in 1994, the RFBCR has raised over $11 million.

About The Joan Katz Breast Center

The Joan Katz Breast Center at Baylor All Saints Medical Center at Fort Worth offers comprehensive, compassionate breast services on one campus for those diagnosed with breast cancer in Tarrant County and surrounding areas. Our breast specialists offer coordinated breast cancer care to better serve men and women newly diagnosed, in the midst of treatments or living as a breast cancer survivor.

About SmartStyle

SmartStyle salons are owned by Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS), the beauty industry’s global leader in beauty salons and cosmetology education. With over 2,500 locations in the United States and Canada, SmartStyle is designed to conveniently serve the busy, value-conscious shopper and offers quick and quality services at affordable prices. For additional information about SmartStyle, like us at

About Regis Corporation

Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) is a leader in beauty salons and cosmetology education. The Company owns, franchises or holds ownership interest in nearly 9,700 worldwide locations. Regis Corp.’s corporate and franchised locations operate under concepts such as Supercuts, SmartStyle, MasterCuts, Regis Salons, Sassoon Salon, Cost Cutters and First Choice Haircutters. The Company maintains ownership interests in Empire Education Group in the U.S. and the MY Style concepts in Japan. For more information about Regis Corporation, please visit