Meet the team
Learn more about our award-winning experts, their skill set, speciality and educational background.
Ann-Marie has been with TONI&GUY since 1999. She began working at TONI&GUY Altrincham as a Receptionist where her efficient technique, determination, business mind and impeccable customer service meant she was quickly promoted to Salon Manager. Ann-Marie was the first receptionist within TONI&GUY to open a Franchisee & opened the TONI&GUY Knutsford Salon in 2007 soon putting Knutsford on the map within the TONI&GUY family as one of the highest performing salons. Ann-Marie & the team were nominated for the prestigious ‘Salon of the Year’ Award 3 years running. In 2019 Annmarie graduated from the TONI&GUY Leadership & Management Diploma with Durham University Business School, gaining one of only eight coveted Distinctions throughout the country! ‘I pride myself on creating an environment where clients love to be & staff love to work’.
Emma joined the TONI&GUY Knutsford team in March 2016. With a vast customer service and marketing background, she has been putting her skills to good use helping to create a whole immersive experience for clients in salon. The team would describe her as organised, efficient and professional. “I’ve really enjoyed my time at TONI&GUY Knutsford so far, the team is incredibly hard working and the clients are really friendly. I’m looking forward to developing the business and creating an online following to showcase our talented stylists and technicians in the hairdressing industry”. In 2019 Emma also graduated from the TONI&GUY Leadership & Management Diploma with Durham University Business School.
Having been a hairdresser for almost 30 years and a part of the TONI&GUY family for over 20 years, Bev is extremely knowledgeable and technically advanced. Bev has been with TONI&GUY Knutsford since it’s opening in 2007 and has helped to develop the salon into the thriving place it is today. Before this Bev worked at TONI&GUY Altrincham where she gained a distinguished Assessors Award. She often attended regular training courses with the TONI&GUY Creative Teams where Bev helped to train many of the top current TONI&GUY stylists nationwide; something she is extremely proud of. Bev’s team would describe her as hugely talented, kind hearted and ‘rock & roll’.
Simon is one of our most technically educated stylists having worked for TONI&GUY for over 20 years. He has trained with a number of the TONI&GUY International Art Team and worked on various high profile events and fashion editorials. He is extremely passionate about staff development and has even worked as a guest educator at the TONI&GUY Academy. Having recently sold his own TONI&GUY franchisee, Simon is looking for a new challenge and is settling well into Knutsford salon life.
Art Director / Senior Colour Technician
Style Director / Senior Colour Technician
Liz has been in the hairdressing industry for over 19 years; she’s what we call “old school” TONI&GUY. She’s vardered in both styling and technical, she’s simply an all-round superstar. Liz’s passion is hair, she loves creating different looks and believes no client should ever be having “the same as usual”. Liz’s proudest achievement was gaining her Teaching Degree & Assessors Award; meaning she’s able to pass on her knowledge to the next generation. The team would describe her as funky, fabulous and first-class… we think you’ll agree.
Assistant Salon Manager/ Style Director
Steph has been in the hairdressing industry for over 13 years and has been with TONI&GUY Knutsford since 2008. Steph is a loved member of the team, often described as fun, friendly, reliable and of course the “Curl Queen”. Steph is extremely skilled in hair-up, braiding and dry styling; specialising in occasion/bridal hair. “I love doing bridal hair, being a part of someone’s special day and making sure they feel great about themselves is why I became a hairdresser”. Steph enjoys creating one-off styles and trying new techniques to ensure clients stand out from the crowd at their important events.
Style Director / Head of Training
Christian has been with TONI&GUY Knutsford since 2010 and is an essential member of the team. Christian is our in-salon trainer, helping to educate our Apprentices and nurture their talent; a role he is extremely proud of. He specialises in Mens hairdressing techniques & shorter haircuts and loves to show originality through the styles that he creates. Christian is a great listener and very friendly; two qualities which have made him a firm client favourite. His team would describe him as cool, patient, helpful and one of a kind.
Style Director / Senior Colour Technician
Emma has been in the hairdressing industry since 2003, and joined the TONI&GUY Knutsford team in 2015. Her passion for hairdressing and unrivalled work ethic helped Emma to achieve her coveted Wella Colour Masters Degree in 2019. Emma’s career highlight has been training with the TONI&GUY Art Team at London Fashion Week, where she learnt to create new styles and push herself to be the best she can. She’s our braid queen, loves to create quirky festival styles and has a passion for party fashion fix hair. Emma is also enjoying helping to develop and educate our salon apprentices and hopes to work towards becoming an Assessor in the future.
Jamie has been a valued member of the TONI&GUY Knutsford team for over 7 years. He has worked his way up through the respected TONI&GUY education system to Senior Stylist in a very short amount of time. Jamie specialises in Men’s hair and has recently completed a coveted Fade & Barbering Qualification, something he is extremely proud of. Jamie is a much loved member of the team, often described as a cheeky lads lad or quiet but efficient.
Safari “Safi” joined our apprentice team in July 2017. An absolute natural, our little perfectionist, she was determined to succeed from her very first interview. Safi was one of the first Apprentices in the UK to complete the new Level 2 Hair Diploma. Since then she’s sped through her TONI&GUY vardering qualification, gaining an extremely sought-after Distinction. “I’m so happy to be a qualified stylist, I can’t wait to complete my colour qualification and finish my extension training now. I just love hair, it’s my passion”.
Lucy began hairdressing as an Apprentice at the age of 16, joining TONI&GUY Knutsford in 2012. Her team would describe her as a perfectionist, thorough and our “Blonde Bombshell”. Lucy is extremely hard working, knowledgeable and dedicated; skills she’s put to good use recently whilst completing her L’Oréal Colour Specialist Degree. This is the highest qualification a Colour Technician can achieve and Lucy is looking forward to her Graduation Ceremony in London in 2020. Lucy is also our queen of Balayage, having perfected the hottest hair trend of the year using the new L’Oréal 9 Level Lift technology.
Senior Colour Technician
Lyndsey joined TONI&GUY Knutsford in 2011 and quickly became a vital part of the team. Her colleagues would describe her as talented, efficient, sassy and stylish. Lyndsey’s love of hairdressing and natural creative flair has ensured a loyal clientele at Knutsford. Our Head of Technical her mission is to ensure all clients leave feeling “fabulous” about themselves. Recently Lyndsey has gained her Colour Assessors Award to help educate our talented salon apprentices, something she is very proud of. Lyndsey enjoys working at TONI&GUY Knutsford “the clients are all lovely, we’re like one big family”. The highlight of her career was being personally invited to an educational Masterclass with Jack Howard the creator of Balayage & Ombre.
Natalie joined the TONI&GUY team in 2017 having been in the industry for over 20 years. She recently gained an extremely coveted Distinction in her training with us and has since been lucky enough to attend the legendary Jack Howard Balayage Expert course. Natalie’s aim is to offer each client a truly bespoke experience, ensuring your specific hair needs and colour goals are always achieved. The team would describe her as loveable, quirky and spontaneous.
1st Year apprentice. Full time from July 2017 TONI&GUY Knutsford would describe Beth as their trendy edgy apprentice. Our little fashionista in the making! Beth loves the salon environment & is already experimenting with fashion colours & cool styles. Beth says 'Working for Toni & Guy was always my dream at school & now I'm here I love it so much'
Megan has recently joined the TONI&GUY Knutsford team. She is a hard working individual, motivated & conscientious. Megan is looking forward to continuing her journey through our Education system and hopes to become a Stylist one day.
Georgia may be new to our team but she’s already proving herself to be one of our most hard working employees. She’s settled in to her role with ease and is really enjoying learning at our Manchester Academy.