The Best Stylists that Denver Has to Offer
We make our guests look & feel grand by providing expert salon services and fostering a culture of joy and generosity
Owner/Stylist | Specialty -blonde color, long layers, natural looks
Originally a California girl, Shelly came to Colorado in 1991 and began her career as a stylist. In 2004, she opened Grand Salon and achieved her vision of owning a Denver salon with a fun, hip and energetic vibe, dedicated to education and seamless customer service. As owner she keeps the wheels in motion behind the scenes every day, but also lends her years of styling expertise to individual clients out on the floor. In short — this is her jam.
Stylist | Specialty - custom color, expert haircuts, special occasion styling
Rebecca has had a passion for the hair and beauty industry most of her life. She's inspired by art, travel and street wear, and has trained and worked all over the United States. Rebecca's commitment to training means she can always nail an on-trend look. Her educational background includes Toni & Guy, Bumble & Bumble and Sassoon, but she finds that she often learns just as much from her coworkers. Her years of experience keep her adaptable enough to transform any client — whether aged two to 92 — to their fullest potential.
Stylist | Specialty - blondes, long hair
Katie has always had an interest in all things creative, and being in the hair industry suits her just right. Katie is a 2010 honors graduate of Paul Mitchell in Chicago. She began in Chicago assisting industry leaders and completed an apprenticeship, then kicked off her career in earnest in Denver. She believes in healthy, beautiful, personalized hair. Her additional training comes from Kerastase, Bumble & bumble, Paul Mitchell, Wella and Oribe. Whether you're looking for an uplifting and natural color, a flattering cut, or a creative or classic updo, Katie has you covered.
Stylist | Specialty - brazilian blowouts, updos, balayage and vivid colors
Stephanie is a native born and raised Coloradan and started her career in Chicago assisting Joe Tristino at Linea Salon. In Chicago she found her niche doing Brazilian Blowouts, Updos and Balayage as well as playing with vivid colors to create signature looks. Stephanie draws her inspiration from her Grandfather, a hair stylist and artist who has been in the industry for longer than she can remember. She is a natural overachiever with professional goals that are defined simply: doing beautiful hair and making clients happy. Stephanie’s expertise ranges from classic looks to fashion-forward and trendy styles.
Stylist | Specialty - Long layers and highlights
Originally from Orange County, Ellen began her career as a stylist at Carlton Hair International in Southern California where she quickly established herself as a salon Ambassador for Schwarzkopf as well as a Team Educator. Taking a brief hiatus from the hair industry to earn her bachelor’s degree from Cal State Fullerton, Ellen is now back in the salon doing the work she loves most - making guests feel beautiful! Ellen is thrilled to be at Grand, surrounded by talented professionals and learning new and exciting techniques to keep clients feeling fresh and current with today’s trends. Recently transplanted to Denver, Ellen loves spending time outdoors with her boyfriend and her adorable dog Jamal. When she’s not exploring mountain trails you might find Ellen relaxing on a rooftop in town with a cocktail and good friends.
Stylist | Specialty - balayage and hand painting, colors, reds
Both at home and at work, Laura is devoted to keeping her style on-point. Her skills stay sharp through advanced training on everything from brow waxing to flawless color, and she always knows the next hot haircut and how to pull it off. Laura attended Bumble and bumble University in New York and Chicago, and is Ouidad certified for the best curly-hair cutting techniques. Away from the salon, if you can't find her entertaining or interior decorating at home, it's probably because she's off traveling the world.
Esthetician | Specialty - chemical peels and dermaplaning
Colorado's dry air can wreak havoc on your skin, so do yourself a favor and schedule some quality time with Stacey. Educated at the Denver School of Botanical and Medical Aesthetics, Stacey has a wealth of knowledge on all things skin and how to improve it. Originally from Illinois, she relocated to Denver in 2012 and has pioneered our skincare program at Grand. Stacey loves continuing her education on the latest techniques and products, and was recently featured in 5280 Magazine's story, "19 Spa Experiences to Help You Relax this Winter."
Stylist | Specialty - Creative cuts, blondes
A proud graduate of Grand’s apprentice program, April sees her career as an art form. Spraying, painting, cutting, styling, extending or shaving — she loves it all! She’s quick to blush, but she’s not shy (you can ask her anything). April loves to collaborate on change. You bring the inspiration and she’ll take you there! Of course, if you’re in love with your locks, she’s more than happy to maintain your awesomeness. April is honored to participate in your special day; from wedding to work party you can expect a style that’s tailored to you. And like the good Colorado native that she is, April comes complete with a pack of dogs and a Subaru.
Stylist | Specialty - soft and natural looks
Gina is a talented stylist and a skilled listener, she understands the needs of her guests and has a knack for exceeding their expectations. She has a wide variety of talents but specializes in soft, natural looks. As a Colorado Native she understands the unique challenges our hair faces in this climate! Gina sees hair as a type of art and uses her artistic ability to sculpt styes and paint color!
Stylist | Specialty - bobs, balayage, natural hair color/styles, brazilian blowouts
In her relatively short time in the industry, Megan has had training via Emily Griffith Technical College, Bumble & bumble, Kevin Murphy and Kerastase. She enjoys connecting with nature, and on the weekends you can find her in the mountains, at the park or at an apothecary studying herbs and holistic treatments. She loves people, and clients find that her approach makes them feel at ease.
Stylist | Specialty - balayage, color treatments, razor haircuts, unique styling tips
Corinne's diverse tenure at Grand Salon has given her a wonderful depth of industry knowledge; she served as front desk host and stylist assistant before graduating to full-time stylist. Her working style is to balance detailed precision with her own artistic touch. She loves to pamper her clients while they're in her chair, and her scalp massages are the best in town. In the summertime she and her husband can be found joyriding around the city on bikes, enjoying the Colorado sunshine.
Stylist | Specialty - anything you want it, she can do it
Inspired by the fashion and beauty industry from a young age, Dawn began her career in 1999. Over the years, Dawn and her work have been featured nationally, including on TLC's “A Makeover Story,” and Bravo's “Real Housewives of NYC,” as well as in national magazines. Today she serves as a beauty/hair editorial contributor for Reign Magazine, and recently worked shows at New York Fashion Week. Ongoing advanced education equips her with techniques to help find the best style for each client.
Stylist | Specialty - women’s short cuts, color
A trendsetter, foodie and dog-lover, Corey left Orange County behind in search of Colorado adventure and the promise of meeting fun and sarcastic new people. Sassoon, Schwarzkopf, and Bumble and bumble have taught Corey precision, and trained his eye to design the picture-perfect cut and color.
Stylist | Specialty - color corrections and brazilian blowouts
Our fiery redhead Cassie came from the Midwest and brought her quick wit and polished, yet comfortable style. She’s an experienced colorist and has worked with American Idol contestants, playhouses in Chicago, and WWE actors (or are they athletes?). She loves to spend time in the Rocky Mountains and is quite the adventurer. Next stop: Norway.
Stylist | Specialty - styles, balayage, and Brazilian Blowouts
Bay moved to the United States from Mongolia in 2003 and just two years later graduated from Xenon International Beauty Academy. At Grand she specializes in styles, Brazilian Blowouts, and balayage. Bay’s inspired by boho-chic styles and stays fit in the gym and active in Colorado’s great outdoors where you can spot her fishing and hiking.
Stylist | Specialty - highlights and long hair
Haley was drawn to Colorado from the midwest, where she couldn’t find mountains to hike and camp. She studied cosmetology as far back as high school and while her specialities include highlights and long hair, she brings an array of talent and experience to her role with Grand. Haley is probably the nicest person in the entire world and strives to make each guest feel their best. (Plus she gives a amazing scalp massage).
Stylist | Specialty - long hair, scalp massage
A rising star in the beauty industry, Marin was educated by Aveda and has worked behind the scenes at New York’s Fashion Week. Her focus is on Color and her specialties include scalp massage and long hair. A Colorado native, Marin enjoys being outdoors, she’s an animal-lover, a concert-attender, an artist of eyelash extensions and devoted to her family and friends..
Stylist | Speciality - she can do it all
Janelle's tenure as a stylist has seen her through every trend and trendsetter from the Fly Girls to The Rachel to the Kardashians. Her career's journey has introduced her to great places and amazing people. After working in Oahu and Los Angeles, and styling hair for Gucci and YSL Runway, she has made Denver her home base. Her craft is her passion, and her travels inspire her to bring her A game to each client, each day.
As a manager at Grand Salon, Jay’s background in business management is crucial to our everyday operations - both behind the scenes and front & center with client-services. Jay grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area, relocating to CU-Boulder in 2001 for his undergraduate degree. He fell in love with Colorado and has stayed locally ever since. Jay splits his time between Grand and studying for an advanced degree in Business Development.
Manager | Speciality - social media and guest relations
Julia is the bright, smiling face you’ll see as soon as you step in Grand's door. Originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, she has that girl-next-door charm that makes you feel like part of the family. She never has bad hair days due to her all-access pass to ALL the goods (pro tip: dry shampoo & curling iron). On the weekends she's on a mission to find a killer Sunday brunch (probably involving cheese, mimosas, and partner-in-crime Hannah). Finally, here's a little-known fact: If you're engaging with us on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest or Twitter -- you're engaging with Julia!
Grand salon is your best bet for discovering your killer style. Posh, fashion-forward and friendly for women and men, we aim to be the go-to salon for Denver’s cool kids (and their parents). We believe in amazing service, teamwork and creative expression … and it shows.
LoHi: 3501 Kalamath St. Denver, CO 80211
Hours: Tues-Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 8:30am-5pm
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