THE GREAT CUT SPONSORS
We are fortunate and grateful to have over 30 businesses sponsoring The Great Cut. We have a personal connection with every sponsor, all of whom are making a valuable contribution that will help make The Great Cut a smashing success.
As each sponsor is giving something to help us achieve our mission, your patronage will help us return the value they are providing.
Take a few minutes to explore each of these business and brands. Visit their websites, subscribe to their email lists, follow them on social media and buy from them. Thanks Champ!
Established in 1984, Jon Renau has evolved into the world’s leading international manufacturer of wigs, hair toppers and hairpieces. With a passion for innovation, a dedication to finding solutions for every stage of hair loss, and a commitment to unparalleled educational support to the hair community, we welcome you to discover all we have to offer.
MARK CUBAN COMPANIES
Each of these sponsors appeared on Shark Tank and landed a deal with Mark Cuban, sharing a unique privilege with The Longhairs of being part of the Mark Cuban Companies portfolio.
You can watch many of their episodes on Shark Tank at abc.com. For episodes you can no longer watch (including ours), you can purchase them on iTunes for $3.
Shark Tank: Season 10, Episode 16Ever wish there was a way to get clean anywhere? Are you ready to shower in public with privacy?? Shower Toga has you covered...literally. Donating several clever products to our raffle for The Great Cut, you might find El Rubio or El Moreno using a Shower Toga before the 14-hour event is over!
Shark Tank: Season 7, Episode 24You don’t have to be a proficient surfer to ride the waves. Slyde handboards enhance the body surfing experience, giving anyone a chance to have fun in the ocean and possibly even appear on Kook of the Day. Ride, smile and have fun...in the end it’s all about the stoke.
Shark Tank: Season 6, Episode 8“Does anyone have a bottle opener?” -You, never again. With Bottle Breacher hand crafted .50 caliber bottle openers made by active duty service members and veterans, you’ll never have to open another bottle with your teeth resulting in a visit to the dentist in Mexico ever again.
Shark Tank: Season 9, Episode 12Cold soaked oats that fuel hard work, hard play, and healthy lifestyles. A fellow San Diego Mark Cuban Company, we linked up for a team dinner in Escondido and we’re basically family now. They’ll have a booth at The Great Cut, slangin oats and “bringing the noise.”
Reely Hooked Fish Co.
Shark Tank: Season 9, Episode 11These guys are changing the way people eat smoked fish dip forever. I didn’t know what that meant since I had never eaten smoked fish dip...but we can tell you now the stuff is longhair approved. Co-founded by a fellow longhair, we have a lot in common with these boys.
Combat Flip Flops
Shark Tank: Season 7, Episode 16If you are going into combat, you absolutely do not want to be wearing flip flops. This incredible business makes an impact in the world by growing entrepreneurs in conflict zones, building communities and funding women’s education. We could not be more proud to support them.
HOME TOWN SPONSORS
Hornblower Cruises & Events
ALLL ABOOOOARD! With dinner cruises, harbor cruises, whale watching and special events, Hornblower Cruises & Events offers locals and visitors a fantastic experience on the San Diego Bay, just steps from the Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier. Every guest at The Great Cut should take a cruise!
The Draw Shop
Shark Tank: Season 4, Episode 18Another Shark Tank company, but who landed a deal with Robert Herjavec, one of their founders is a fellow Sigma Nu brother to El Rubio and El Moreno. Enormously successful with their finely crafted beach towels, these bros donate 10% of their profits to their mission to save marine life #safethefishies
OUT OF TOWN BUT NO LESS SPECIAL SPONSORS
A specialty pharmaceutical company soon to be launching a new consumer-facing topical anesthesia, Gensco has made a generous donation to The Great Cut. Perhaps more notable, CEO & President Carlos Alfaras alongside National Account Director David Andry will not only be joining us, but cutting and donating their hair at The Great Cut.