As a son of hairstylists, Shannon grew up with a love and passion for the hair. Now an internationally known Platform Artist and Education/Creative Director, his talents have allowed him to lead a team of 1600 educators supporting 57 countries while leading trainings and stage shows in countries like England, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Jamaica, Trinidad, Korea, Canada, Sweden, Finland, Jamaica, Mexico, Australia, South Africa, China, Brazil, Bali and Singapore. Shannon’s appeared on the Oprah show doing make-overs and enjoys working backstage each season at New York Fashion Week.
Allyson has over 26 years of salon professional and salon leadership experience as the Co-Owner and CEO of Hair & Co BKLYN and Beauty 360 Consulting and former President and CEO of Dessange Group North America, Vice President of Education for Clarins, and head of the salon division for such companies as; Ulta Beauty and ColorWorks Salon a division of Ratner Companies. She became a Stylist right out of high school and later an American Board Certified Haircolorist. She writes a blog for Salon Today and was featured in Beauty Fashion Magazines “Counter Culture”, Salon Today “2013 Enterprising Women” and Scholar Magazine “Making It Personal”.
Melinda has over 15 years of experience in both cutting an styling, the past nine of which have been in NYC and most recently, Boerum Hill, Brooklyn. As both an Aveda and Wella trained artist she has also participated with her past team(s) in NYC Fashion Week, as a featured stylist for Showtime's Californication and MTV Makeover for The VH1 Video Music Awards. Ultimately though, she most enjoys educating and being inspired behind the chair connecting with her clients. Melinda is a gutsy haircutter and artistic colorist but listens then sets to task creating an individual style that translates into beautiful and wearable looks that guests can replicate at home, on their own!
Rondeann is a learner for life! Whether it’s on the runway at New York Fashion Week, as a national color educator and texture specialist with Keratin Complex or with the team at Hair & Co BKLYN she’s continuously educating herself to stay on trend for her clients. Rondeann believes beauty is in the eye of the beholder and when you sit in her chair she’s committed to giving her clients that little extra so you leave feeling like a star.
Toniann, a Brooklyn native, grew up in her mom’s hair salon where she knew at an early age she had a passion for hair. She didn’t waste time and quickly started to turn her dreams into reality enrolling in cosmetology right out of high school. Joining Hair & Co BKLYN in 2015, she’s built a following of clients who love expressing their beauty with hair color; from subtle balayage to unique custom-made fashion hues.
A certified Goldwell Master Colorist and Clinton Hill’s Technical Training Lead, Toniann is always expanding her knowledge through advanced education to ensure her clients always know how the seasons trends fit into their style.
Toniann believes each person is beautiful and that she is here to help enhance and embrace your beauty. She prides herself on creating a customized unique experience through being detail oriented, attentive and educating. If you’re looking for someone you can feel comfortable and confident will identify with your unique style book with Toniann today!