Cara Viers

Cara serves SSBC as a Summit Salon Consultant. She is Founder and President to her multiple Salons and Hair Academy in Charlotte, NC all named Salon 42. Cara worked as a corporate executive in the non profit field for two decades before opening her flagship salon company in 2008 with her talented stylist husband, Jason. Her corporate background and leadership skills have led her to establish and create a multi million dollar salon company with a unique and positive environment that focuses on both the guests and the employees.  

 Cara attended her first Summit early into opening her first salon company. The experience was completely transforming for her and her business. Within the first year following the Summit, business doubled and her salon team was happier and had goals to work towards. The business was thriving in an entirely new exciting way. Cara now desires to share her passion and knowledge of business and the industry with everyone. Her passion is helping others reach their maximum potential and to have fun along the way. She desires and is committed to influencing the industry in a positive way and help maintain the high level of respect and professionalism for the salon world.  


  • Her favorite people in the world are her hubby and two great kids who are both in college. They are the reason she does what she does!
  • She is a classically trained ballet dancer.
  • Her husband of 21 years was her college hairdresser before they fell in love and got married.