Meet the team

Learn more about our award-winning experts, their skill set, speciality and educational background.

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    Abbie
    Senior Stylist

    Abbie performed her work experience at TONI&GUY Chester in March 2011. This led to her being offered a Saturday job until she left school. She then joined the team as an apprentice in August 2012. Completing the City & Guilds and achieving a Distinction in NVQ Levels 1, 2 & 3. She then went on to complete NVQ Level 4 in Hairdressing. Present day, Abbie is an extremely customer focused stylist and is an integral part of the team at Chester. Abbie's days off are Wednesday & Sunday.

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    Mel
    Style Director

    Mel Kimpton joined our team in 2006, her passion for fashion is reflected in her eclectic clientele. Mel regularly works at London Fashion Week, in the pop up salon and backstage bringing all the the newstyles and fashions back to the salon for our clients. Mel is also our salons Strength in Style Consultant, label.m product expert and a specialist in hair. Mel has recently also completed the gents clipper workshop specialist course. Day off: Tuesday.

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    Gary
    Salon Director

    Gary Maoudis is the Salon Director. He started his career by training during the 1990's in London, later joining TONI&GUY. Deciding to work for TONI&GUY Gary moved back up North and began work at the salon in Chester in 1997. Soon after moving to Chester Gary became the Manager and then in 2001 he became salon manager/franchisee. Gary specializes in Gents Barbering and creating short, easy to manage ladies haircuts. Gary is also a keen racing cyclist and enjoys cooking, especially Greek food!

  • jade

    Jade
    Assistant Manager & Technical Director

    Jade joined TONI&GUY Chester early in 2005. After a successful apprenticeship with us, she qualified as a stylist in 2008. Not satisfied with just cutting hair, she decided to follow her passion for colour shorty after that and embarked on the required training to become a fully qualified colourist. Jade proved to have a talent in this area, gaining the qualification and going on to acquire the Loreal colour specialist degree with a distinction. Jade is also the staff trainer and assistant manager. Day off: Wednesday.

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    Kate
    Technical Director

    Kate Hughes joined TONI&GUY Chester in 1997. She quickly progressed within the company and won TONI&GUY Assistant of the year in 1998. Kate qualified as a colour Technician shortly after and has been busy caring for a loyal clientele ever since. More recently, Kate passed the prestigious L’Oreal colour degree. She also specializes in extensions, using techniques from great lengths and also sown in wefts of real hair. Kate works on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and every other Saturday.

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    Kelly
    Style Director

    Kelly joined our Chester salon in 2000. Kelly has a real talent for all hair types and specializes in long hair-up, wedding hair and hair extensions in addition to being a very efficient and experienced stylist. Kelly works on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

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    Katy
    Style Director

    Katy started with TONI&GUY as an Assistant in June 2000 and has since progressed to Style Director. Katy’s work speaks for itself; she prides herself in delivering the highest standards to all of her clients. Katy always gives her clients her upmost and undivided attention and this shows as she has a very loyal clientele. Katy works Mondays and Saturdays.

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    Rebecca
    Style Director

    Rebecca has been with us at our TONI&GUY Chester salon for 10 years. Rebecca has attended the Macmillan ‘Strength in Style’ course in London, and can now offer expert hair care advice for people affected by cancer. Rebecca has a wealth of experience and aims to offer you the highest standard of hairdressing and the best salon experience. Day off: Thursday.

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    Lindsey
    Style Director

    Lindsey started her career by completing her TONI&GUY apprenticeship in 2004 and has since become a qualified Hairdressing Lecturer and Assessor. She also works at Coleg Cambria. She also took time to work abroad on a Cruise-Liner in 2009 and has a passion for all aspects of hairdressing, especially dressing long hair and bridal hairstyling. Lindsey is a keen runner and regularly competes in local 10k and half marathons. Lindsey works Thursdays only.

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    Sian
    Senior Stylist

    Sian started with TONI&GUY Chester in 2008. She progressed through her apprenticeship gaining a distinction She enjoys creating looser texture on both men and women. Her interest in these alternative but modern looks also extends to feminine and simple hair up. She gained valuable experience in service on an extended break from us and is now back and looking forward to your call. Sians days off are Monday and Tuesday.

  • Chloe-Chester

    Chloe
    Stylist

    Meet Chloe, since joining us in 2012 Chloe has worked her way up to fully qualified stylist level with NVQ level 1, 2, & 3. She is also fully trained in sewing in weft type hair extensions. She has a good knowledge of the colour or technical side of the business to so can offer good advice and help refer you to one of our colour technicians if you require. Chloe loves to socialize, is easy going; and is a bit of a gin connoisseur! Day off Mon

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    Jess
    Technician

    Jess started her hairdressing career at Toni&Guy Essensuals after gaining a distinction in her NVQ Level 1&2 she then qualified as a colour technician. She transferred to Toni&guy Chester where she worked until 2011. Her passion for teaching led to her gaining a full teaching degree and working as a supply teacher for 5-11 year olds. She kept hairdressing during this period and specialised in colouring, hair up and blowdrying long hair. She is also a Kerastase product expert.

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    Hannah
    Technician

    Hannah joined the team in 2006 as our Saturday girl. With a taste for hairdressing she then progressed through an apprenticeship qualifying as a colour technician in the TONI&GUY academy in 2009. After a short break gaining lots of customer service experience travelling round the world Hannah has returned to her roots and her passion for colour. She takes pride in her work ensuring each individual client gets a personalised service. Hannah's day off is Friday.