Simon started hairdressing in 1998 at the age of 20. Starting slightly later than most trainees Simon worked hard to make up for lost time. Awarded a place on the Clynol protégé team 2004, Simon discovered a passion for session styling and has since worked closely with top industry names and renowned photographers. Having a host of session and published editorial work to his name Simon still loves working in the salon creating classic, modern, cutting edge yet wearable hair styles for his Clients.
Simon has also been selected as a finalist for Northern Ireland Hairdresser of the year in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2013. Simon’s successful salon, which opened in September 2005, has surpassed all business growth expectations. In December 2007 it relocated to larger and glitzier premises in Galgorm, Ballymena. After five successful years in Galgorm, the salon interior was redesigned and re-launched giving the Salon a Quirky edge.