FANTASTIC SAMS OF SARASOTA

MEET THE SARASOTA STAFF

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 would like clients to know that I enjoy a challenge and have experience in all aspects of cutting as far as men, women, and childred. 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.

Trina S, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I’ve been a stylist for 7 years. I can change the way someone feels about their look. I also can make people that feel ugly change to feel beautiful.

A Little About Me:
I care and want to listen to help their hair to be what they what it to be.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I love running.
2. I have a positive attitude.
3. I am straight-forward.
4. I am kind and understanding.

Sarah S, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 2 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. 20 years experiment.
4. I have a widely diverse client base.

Douglas B, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a professional hair stylist for 15 years and have been fascinated by hair sculpture since childhood and wanted an instructional book on hair cutting. I love doing hair because it has a strong positive influence on people’s lives and it’s interesting to meet and talk to people from all walks of life.

A Little About Me:
I would like my guests to know that when I do their hair I like to pay attention to those small details that make the difference between a good hair cut and a great one, and that I am aware of the fact that when the guest walks out that door and people ask who and where that they will come back again and recommend others.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I enjoy reading.
2. I play ukulele.
3. I am a K – 12 teacher.
4. I am a father of two teenage daughters.

Gina B, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been doing hair for 20 years. My Inspiration to do hair is to make people happy with themselves to see them excited, that’s what I love.

A Little About Me:
You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I‘m original.
2. I love to cook.
3. I love to watch my children grow in to lovely young adults.
4. I love how much and how far I have come as a single mom.

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 Tiffanys.

Raychel P, Receptionist

Why I Love Working In The Beauty Industry:
I’m currently enrolled in cosmetology school to obtain my license. I’m expected to graduate in January 2015. My style inspiration is creativity. I love being creative with braids and curls when it comes to updo’s. It’s an art. I love the feeling I get when I know I made a difference in someone’s day by making them feel confident and beautiful.

A Little About Me:
I was born in upstate NY and moved to FL in 2001. I feel that I was born to do hair. It’s the best for of relaxation for me. In my spare time, I enjoy open mic nights, or going to the beach. I also enjoy applying make up for my friends and shopping.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. My motto is “hakuna matata.”
2. I have an identical twin sister.
3. Lipstick makes my day better.
4. I was on American Idol in 2008 and America’s got talent in 2012.

Shawn N, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 15 years, my inspiration is I like to make people smile at themselves in the mirror and I love what I do because I like to give any person confidence at the highest level.

A Little About Me:
I listen very well, I can never know it all, always can learn, and I put my heart and soul in to my work.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I am a coach in football and basketball.
2. I volunteer for my church by traveling to 3rd world countries and teach locals to police their towns.
3. I tried out for Olympics at the age of 13.
4. I play the guitar.

Sam M,Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 16 years and my style inspiration was and is Vidal Sassoon who revolutionized the hair industry. He will be missed! I also like John Sahag who brought the dry cutting technique to light...two greats! I am an artist at heart and a people please; what better industry could I be in?

A Little About Me:
I am completely dedicated to the hair industry so much I left a career in the professional field to pursue my dream.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I have 6 national titles for amateur speedsksating.
2. I was a sportsmodel as a teenager.
3. I could water-ski and ride a bike at 5 years old.
4. Elvis Presley is my second cousin.

Pamela M, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist for 33 years. I tend to like current trends. I'm inspired by the color and moment of hair - I do hair according to a person's face, personality and listen to what they're looking to achieve. The smile on my clients' faces when I'm done is very satisfying

A Little About Me:
I have traveled around the world doing hair. I studied cosmetology in NYC at Vidal Sassoon. I have had the opportunity to learn and work on all hair types. From Asian to ethnic hair.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I was born in Trinidad & Tobago
2. I went to performing arts H.S. where I studied dance and had a small role in Fame.
3. I lived in London, St. Thomas and the Island of Madeira, Portugal.
4. I have a loving son who is a makeup artist in Manhattan.


Sandy M, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I’ve been a hairstylist for over 20 years. I love making people happy and feeling great about themselves. Transforming their lock for them, turning them around in the mirror and getting the wow effect. I love what I do.

A Little About Me:
I started my career as a hairstylist in Germany 1990 as an apprentice. I have my European Liscense. I’m advanced in color and color techniques, also cutting and styling. I also do Men’s and clipper-cuts.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I’m very enthusiastic about my work.
2. I speak fluent German and English.
3. My daughter is the love of my life.
4. I am a great cook.

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.

Myrna R, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I started cosmetology in high school as an elective. Hair has always been my passion. I decided to get my license and have been licensed now for two years.

A Little About Me:
I am outgoing and love life. I want my clients to feel as good as I do about themselves so it's very important to me that when they leave my chair, they felt pampered, got experience, and the beauty they wanted.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I love meeting new people; I am a social butterfly.
2. I love children; they are the future. It's good to hear what they have to say.
3. I am very family oriented.
4. I love helping people; I would give the shirt off my back to anyone in need.

Jennifer F, Stylist

Why I Love Being A Stylist:
I have been a stylist since 2001. My style inspiration is found in magazines like launchpad and websites like behindthechair.com I love doing hair for many reasons; it is a talent I was born with and I love making people feel good about themselves.

A Little About Me:
I am open to try any style or idea you have for your hair. I also love to brainstorm with clients to create new styles to enhance their natural beauty.

Some Interesting facts about me:
1. I knew I wanted to be a hair stylist at age 5.
2. I have a 10 year old son who is awesome. We both enjoy spending time outside.
I am very passionate about hair.
I have a B.A. in Psychology.

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:
3460 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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