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Shannon Simmonds

Level: Creative Director
Born: Hinton, AB
Personal Style: Eclectic Sophistication

Shannon has been a stylist for over 20 years and a salon owner over 15 years. She travels N America as a Guest Artist for Joico where she inspires and teaches advanced cutting and colouring techniques to other stylists. She has won many National Awards including: Canadian Colourist, BC Stylist, BC / Alberta Stylist and Multi Cultural Stylist and has worked with some of the top stylists in the industry. As Creative Director of OTF, Shannon is the principal educator for all the OTF stylists. Her goal is to train and house stylists that will give you the ultimate experience! Although Shannon is very busy with travel and training, she still works behind the chair a few days a week because she is still, and always will be, a stylist who wants her clients to feel like a million bucks!




Valerie H
Assistant Manager/ Senior Stylist

Val may only be 5' but this girl packs a talented punch! She has taken many advanced classes including Kevin Murphy styling and Joico advanced ...


Anja D
Senior Stylist

Anja came to us from Australia but was born in Russia- she has the coolest accent! A self described svelte, minimalist who loves the androgynous look ...


Nicole G
Senior Stylist

Nicole is the stylist for you if you love everything to do with beauty and fitness! This amazing stylist specializes in short women’s cuts, creative colour and bombshell ...


Amanda L
On maternity leave

Amanda has been a strong part of the OTF team for many years. With her 10 years experience, you can count on Amanda to deliver! She has experience ...

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Jaylene H
Manager/ Senior Stylist

Jay has over 10 years experience in the industry with advanced training in men's hair design (including hair tattooing), extensions, razor cutting ...


Veronica A
Assistant Manager/ Senior Stylist

Ciao Bella!!! Veronica has come to us straight from Italy!!! She has over 10 years experience as a stylist and colourist and has been trained all over Italy, ...


Michelle L
Advanced Stylist

Michelle is a very creative hair stylist and make-up artist who has a great passion for both. Our rock star is a hair enthusiast who is always working ...


Safuran K
Junior Stylist

Safuran is so excited about her career in this industry! She loves doing everything from colour to cuts to styling! Safuran is as unique as her ...