The Rock
Meet the Team

OUR TEAM MEMBERS

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Charles

FOUNDER

Our founders, who are now taking a slight step backwards to concentrate on their long term clients, spend some time in their French retreat and taking on an advisory role to the Management Structure, they continue to be committed to CRC being the top class salons it has worked hard to become.

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Karen

FOUNDER

Our founders, who are now taking a slight step backwards to concentrate on their long term clients, spend some time in their French retreat and taking on an advisory role to the Management Structure, they continue to be committed to CRC being the top class salons it has worked hard to become.

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Iwona

The General Manager

Starting working with CRC as our founders PA Iwona quickly rose through the ranks and became our Financial Director before earning the title of General Manager. She leads the team from the office and although has a background in business is now incredibly knowledgeable in all things hair related. She is the backbone of the smooth running of CRC.

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Amy

Salon Manager and Head of Colour

Joining us as a stylist Amy very quickly developed a determination to promote all things CRC. She is a dedicated and passionate hairdresser with a real flair for learning and passing on her knowledge to the team. She leads the Colour Specialist Team and is also an Art Team member.  Forthright in her endeavours to ensure all the team are on task up to date and aware of any new products or techniques she is a confident and experienced hairdresser.

Samantha

Samantha

Salon and Training Manager

After completing her apprenticeship with CRC Samantha earned her promotions through the various levels of Stylists, becoming a Colour Specialist, Art Team member and latterly a member of the Management Team through her determination flair and hard work. She has a particular passion for training our apprentices and has become an accredited trainer of NVQ delivery.

Katie receptionist

Katie

Reception Manager

Having worked with CRC for many years most of you will know Katie as the loved, caring, helpful and accommodating person that she is. Katie ensures that each hostess is fully understanding of CRC’s philosophies, techniques and appointment requirements. She, along with Rachel, leads the Front of House Team.

Rachel receptionist

Rachel

Reception Manager and Salon Co-ordinator

Being joint Reception Manager alongside Katie, Rachel has also worked for us for many years. Rachel will make sure she goes the extra mile for you, ensuring your experience is both personable and enjoyable. Having recently taken on the role of Salon Co-ordinator, supporting the Admin Manager in the office. Rachel manages the stock control and smooth running of day-to-day salon requirements.

Wendy

Wendy

Assistant Salon Manager

Having worked for the founders for well over 40 years, Wendy is the perfect support to the salon Managers. She helps to ensure the smooth running of the day to day salon environment with a calm and knowledgeable demeanour.

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Christy

Front of House Hostesses

Both are dedicated to ensuring a pleasant and efficient introduction to your CRC experience.

Christy is a part time hostess who is also completing a Degree course at Leeds University. A bright, warm and welcoming smile is guaranteed.

Maddi

Maddie

Front of House Hostesses and admin manager

Maddie has worked for several years previously at CRC where she trained as a hairdresser with us. On returning to the UK after the birth of her son, she has re-joined us as a hostess. Having first-hand knowledge about hair aids her in ensuring a warm and efficient conversation with our clients.

Recently, Maddie has taken on the role of Admin Manager supporting the General Manager in the office. Both ensuring there is an administrative structure for smooth functioning of the business.

The Colour Specialist Team

Experienced hairstylists who attend an 18 week degree course to be trained to Colour Technician Standards on hair colouration. These experts are very knowledgeable about all things colour and act as advisors for the rest of the team. They are also in charge of all Colour Consultations for new Clients to ensure the analysis of the hair is carried out to the highest level.

Alex

Alex

Alex has worked hard to progress her skills, becoming a Colour Specialist has given her the platform to become the L’oreal Colour Trophy Regional Winner 2021. She is enthusiastic and dedicated to creating beautiful hair results.

Jayne

Jayne

Having worked at CRC for 35 years becoming a CS was the natural progression for her expanding her seasoned knowledge gained from years of experience

Laura

Laura

As well as being a CS Laura is also Head of Extensions and has a huge following of clients wanting to lengthen their locks, also she is known as the Balayage Queen

Matt

Matt

Having worked for many, many years joining us as an apprentice Matt was the perfect choice to enrol on the CS programme. His gentle nature is reassuring to everyone clients and staff alike.

Steph

Steph

Again joining us from school Steph has worked hard to progress at CRC and as well as being a CS is also our Wedding Specialist and is in great demand for her beautiful creations on Brides and their parties.

OUR STYLE DIRECTORS

Lee

Lee

Both joining CRC as school leaver apprentices, they have honed their skills over the many years they have worked at CRC. Both have hair and client care as a part of their DNA and are totally committed to giving their clients the best of service care and attention.

Lizzie

Lizzie

Both joining CRC as school leaver apprentices, they have honed their skills over the many years they have worked at CRC. Both have hair and client care as a part of their DNA and are totally committed to giving their clients the best of service care and attention.

Senior Stylists

Again all 4 joined CRC as school leavers and have continued to progress over the years working their way through the promotion levels honing their considerable skills as they do so. Amanda Charlotte and Kay are part-time stylists who returned to work after their children were born. Taya is a full time stylist who loves to do a bit of modelling in her spare time.

Amanda

Amanda

Charlotte

Charlotte

Kay

Kay

Taya

Taya

Graduate Stylists

This is the first level of Stylist after completing their apprenticeship. Most Graduates will remain at this level for approximately 2 years to allow them to develop experience. However we do sometimes promote earlier if someone shows extreme promise

Beth assistant

Beth

Pollyanna assistant

Pollyanna

Chloe assistant

Chloe

Assistants

Charlie assistant

Charlie

Millie assistant

Millie

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Emmie

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Aaliyah

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