FANTASTIC SAMS OF SARASOTA

MEET THE SARASOTA STAFF

Marta W., Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a a hairstylist since 2001 and have been working behind the chair in the USA since 2008. I am inspired by a variety of cultures, fashion and art. I am inspired by people and love to help my customers look and feel more beautiful.

A Little About Me:
I believe there is a sparkle inside everyone and I use my expertise to enhance my clients' natural beauty and bring out their inner confidence.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I have been traveling all over the world and love to explore new places.
2. From a young age, I have always had an eye for color and design. I knew that I would be a stylist from a young age.
3. Joella Cain, a writer from Palm Beach, FL wrote about my hairdressing career in her last book "How to be rich, young and beautiful on $1.98."
4. I was born and raised in Poland.

Holly B, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been doing hair for 7 years. I have always loved the blondes of California so I’m inspired to make everyone as beautiful as a summer day. I love color corrections.

A Little About Me:
I’m actually a very shy person at first but when I get to know you, I will be very outgoing. I love the beach and being active.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I used to barrel race.
2. I love to fish and go hunting.
3. I’m very creative.
4. I love concerts.

Karima R, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I’ve been a stylist for 8 years. I love to create a new style color and sculpting. I love to see clients excited about their hair or new image.

A Little About Me:
I am an expert at color and color techniques. I spend time with consultations and am a good listener. I like my guest to know that I always have new ideas in mind.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I knew I wanted to do hair at a young age. I would cut my Barbie dolls hair.
2. I would also cut my own hair.
3. I’m a dedicated worker, self sufficient, kind, and sincere.
4. I’m a single mom of 2 girls. They mean everything to me.

Morgan S, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been doing hair since 2008. My style inspiration is making people feel I good about themselves. I love seeing my guest’s reaction when their hair is finished or when we do a makeover.

A Little About Me:
I’m finally getting married after dating the person for 5 years!

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I look forward to doing lots of traveling some day.
2. I grew out with lot of animal’s pigs, goats, horses, chickens, dog, cat.
3. I love snorkeling.
4. I love going to the movies on rainy days.

Megan T, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 9 years. My style inspiration is modern fashion and new, funky trends. I love what I do because it keeps me up to date with today's styles and I make people happy when they receive a fresh new look.

A Little About Me:
I enjoy a challenge and have experience in all aspects of cutting hair for men, women, and children. I'm also great at making suggestions for a new color or cut when someone is unsure of what would look right with their skin tone and face shape.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I moved here from New York without a plan.
2. I have 2 cats and I'm an animal lover.
3. I have a sense of humor that makes me easy to get along with.
4. I wanted originally to be a make-up artist but I changed my mind during beauty school.

Chantal Z, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I’ve been a stylist for 8 years. I signed up for cosmetology school in 8th grade. I love the happiness I’m able to create for clients. A great hairstyle can change your day.

A Little About Me:
I don’t view my job as work. I love every part of being a stylist, talking to clients who become friends, creating new looks with new ideas and training. The beauty world is always improving.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I am a mother to a little girl and a stepmom of four.
2. For fun, my husband and I enjoy golfing.
3. I cut my little sister’s hair into a pixie when we were little.
4. I was born in Florida but raised in Michigan.

Barbara T, Salon Coordinator

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
Even though I am not a stylist, I have been part of this industry since birth. My grandfather was a barber and my mother a stylist, as well as many others in my family. I have been in a lead/coordinator position for the past 20 years. My career path has allowed me to learn many things, allowing me to come back to an industry that has always held a special place in my heart.

A Little About Me:
I am a mother of a teen son. I am a loyal and dedicated person. I am an optimist. Everyone and everything is beautiful.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I graduated high school as a junior.
2. I am ambidextrous.
3. I am a natural red head

Sarah S, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 22 years. I like when someone is open to some artistic change-color/cutting. I am bored with the same people not open to change.

A Little About Me:
That I always have new ideas for their hairstyle, that can be big or small changes.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I was trained by a nationally known hair company in Columbus, Ohio.
2. I achieved 2013 Chi Top 5 for retail sales.
3. Over 20 years experience.
4. I have a widely diverse client base.

Margarita C, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been doing hair for 18 years and I love what I do. I like to make provide new styles and make people happy.

A Little About Me:
I want people to know I can do a good job.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I meet new people everyday.
2. I learn something new everyday.
3. I am successful in my career

Gordon K, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been doing hair for almost 5 years. I love following the new trends. I love what I do because of the interactions and relationships I make with my clients.

A Little About Me:
I’m a very caring person who listens to my client’s needs and wishes. I’m easy going and generally a happy guy.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. Before this career I was in restaurant management for 35 years.
2. My partner and I have been happily together for 18 years.
3. I am an avid cook who loves to get creative with my dishes

Kelly F, Salon Coordinator

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I love the people I meet, talk to, and work with. You can meet some people who inspire and teach you everyday.

A Little About Me:
Even though I don’t do hair, I have a passion for making people feel beautiful.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I consider my son to be my 120 lb American Bulldog.
2. I dance to music in my head that no one else can hear.
3. I could be my mom’s twin when she was my age.
4. My all time favorite movie is Breakfast at Tiffany's.

John C, Stylist

Why I Love Working In The Beauty Industry:
I have been a stylist for 7-years. I get my inspiration from my clients, new faces, new looks and new styles. It pushes me to do something great for them. I love being able to create a totally new look for a complete stranger.

A Little About Me:
I have lots of ideas and I love to share them with people who may need suggestions. I also love cutting long hair!

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I come from a long line of barbering.
2. Behind the chair is where I enjoy being the most.
3. I never rush, no matter how many people are waiting.
4. If your wise, you’ll bring me coffee!

Raphael N, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I had my license in September 16, 1997. I studied Vidal Sassoon hair technique. My grandfather was a barber. I think I got the gift from him. Beauty of colors of the world inspire me. Fashion and beauty are very connected. I love the smile that the client gives me and bring me joy. I love creations and movements, shapes and graduations.

A Little About Me:
My style, my technique, my knowledge, my capacity to achieve a wonderful style for the client. My background, my education, talking the same language means I understand each other. Everything is possible with communication and understanding.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I'm friendly, warm, honest and be the best I can.
2. I am very open minded, professional, and always try to do whatever's right.
3. My work is very important, time is precious and I strive to always be on time with my clients.
4. I am a great communicator.

Yamila L,Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I received my license in 2000. I love what I do because I can make a difference and enjoy my career at the same time. Plus I meet wonderful people every day.

A Little About Me:
I am a great listener. I enjoy getting to know each of my clients.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I moved to AL in 2000 and worked in a barber shop.
2. I attended nursing school.
3. I love the outdoors and am not afraid to get messy.

Porcha H, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I've been a stylist since 2012. I'm enthusiastic about style and inspired to create anything that has to do with it, which is why I love the beauty industry. I absolutely love doing hair and it has been a passion of mine since I was a little girl.

A Little About Me:
I keep up with the new styles, colors and trends, as well as thrive on educational opportunities to continue learning. I take pride in perfection and detail when performing a service. Overall, my ultimate goal is to have a happy client with a big smile.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I graduated with honors from a Redken endorsed cosmetology school.
2. I participated in a consent to be featured in "Passion Magazine"
3. I've taken several color & cutting classes with various master stylists and barbers.
4. Above all I'm a mom; I have 2 beautiful boys what are my true inspiration to be the best person I can be.


Becca B, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 2 years. I have such a passion for fashion and making others and myself look great!

A Little About Me:
I am very upbeat and caring and make sure my client’s look comes out perfect.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I love to sign.
2. Shopping is my second job.
3. My dog Kasey is my best friend.
4. I’m obsessed with makeup!

Jeanette A, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a professional Cosmetologist for 5 years. I am inspired and excited by creating and improving someone's look by coloring, highlighting, cutting and styling. It is an awesome feeling when a guest leaves with heightened confidence because they love their new or improved look.

A Little About Me:
I was born in Milwaukee, WI. Yes, I am a "cheesehead". My mother and two sisters are Cosmetologists, so the profession comes to me honestly. I am a good listener and I am interested in working and creating a look that you want and love. I am happy if you are happy.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. God blessed me with 7 beautiful children. I, also, have been blessed with 28 nieces and nephews and we all live in Florida.
2. I lived in Japan for 2 years.
3. I have really been doing hair since I was in 3rd grade.
4. I teach sacraments and catechism to 2nd graders.
5. I set the record at Cardinal Mooney High for the 880 and 1 mile run in my time.
6. I love trying new things, running outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.

Maggie T, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I’ve been a stylist for 20 years working in various salons from the Midwest to the southwest, and now here in Florida. I enjoy every aspect of doing hair, transforming ordinary styles into extraordinary looks.

A Little About Me:
I’m a good listener, always recommending the best hair solution for client’s needs and their lifestyle. My priority is to make sure that the hair is healthy and easy to take care of.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I was born in Poland.
2. I speak three languages.
3. I scuba dive.
4. My first job after graduating cosmetology school was at a barber shop.

Kalai C, General Manager

Why I Want People To Know About Me:
I have a passion for making others see their worth and using that confidence to tackle life's day-to-day. It is my sincere hope that each guest knows how amazing they are and I am here to help each person discover a little more of that every time they come into the salon.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I am from Hawaii and love everything about the Islands.
2. I love sushi more than anything in the world.
3. I am a Green Bay Packers fan.
4. I own a non-profit dedicated to helping third world counrties get clean water.

Stephanie H, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I’ve been a stylist professionally for 17 years. But I’ve actually been cutting hair since I was 11. I’m an old school stylist. I love what I do because I know at the end of the day, it’s not really about the hair, it’s about the personal relationship.

A Little About Me:
I view all of my clients as my family and I do invest a lot of my thought and prayers on them. And without them constantly on my back, I don’t know if I have made it as far as I have.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I’m a single mother of three, work full time, and go to college full time for a double major with a 4.0 average.
2. I do my nails as a form of relaxation.
3. I’m a red bull junkie.
4. I wanted to be a stand-up comic when I was younger.

LOCATION INFORMATION

Fantastic Sams of Sarasota

Address:
3640 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

Phone:
941-922-8645

Salon Coordinator:
Kelly Feguson

Hours of Operation:
Monday:
8am - 8pm
Tuesday:
8am - 8pm
Wednesday:
8am - 8pm
Thursday:
8am - 8pm
Friday:
8am - 8pm
Saturday:
9am - 6pm
Sunday: 10am - 4pm

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