[team_vertical howmany=”3″ name=”Shannon Simmonds” position=”
Owner” description=”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!” instagram=”https://www.instagram.com/shannon.simmonds”][/team_vertical]
[team_vertical howmany=”3″ name=”Valery H” position=”
Assistant Manager/ Master Stylist” description=”Level: Assistant Manager/ Master Stylist
Born: Vancouver, BC
Personal Style: Tomboy Glam
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 cutting and colouring.
Val is the long hair queen!! Ombre, braiding, formal styling,
extensions, smoothing systems – she is your long hair guru!
You will love her bubbly (and some say a little bit nerdy)
personality. Valerie is our little powerhouse!” instagram=”https://www.instagram.com/val.hintay.hair”] [/team_vertical]
[team_vertical howmany=”2″ name=”Michelle L” position=”” description=”Level: Advanced Stylist
Born: Vancouver, BC
Personal Style: Edgy, following the latest trends with a touch of Vintage
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 on becoming a better stylist through education and training. Her mission is to help her clients achieve the look they desire and then how to maintain it. This stylist will be winning awards in no time! Michelle will help you have a great hair day- everyday!!!” instagram=”https://www.instagram.com/thehairmonkey”][/team_vertical]
[team_vertical howmany=”2″ name=”Veronica A” description=”Level: Master Stylist
Born: Turin, Italy
Personal Style: Natural yet Modern and very Italian!!
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, including Milan!! Veronica’s attention to detail and bubbly personality is hard to miss. She is very skilled in all aspects of hair and is an amazing colourist! She is a Master stylist in Italy! Come experience a true Italian experience!!” instagram=”https://www.instagram.com/hairbyvery”][/team_vertical]
[team_vertical howmany=”2″ name=”Safuran K” position=”” description=”Level: Junior Stylist
Born: Gunma, Japan
Personal Style: Classic with a kick
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 name! She has a classic style with an ode to what’s trending. You will love her bubbly personality and her attention to detail. Safuran is working very hard at mastering her craft and it shows! She wants to enhance your natural beauty and give you the best experience possible! You are going to love Safuran!!” instagram=”https://instagram.com/hairbysaf”][/team_vertical]
[team_vertical howmany=”2″ name=”Nicole G” position=”” description=”Level: Master Stylist
Born: Castlegar, BC
Personal Style: All black everything – Always!
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 blondes! She is super attentive to detail and wants to make your morning routine as simple as possible! You will love Nicole!” instagram=”https://www.instagram.com/justanotherstylist_ig”][/team_vertical]