With over 20 years in the industry, Jason is always at the forefront of new trends and techniques. He has an exceptional talent for paying attention to detail that makes his clients look and feel beautiful. His education includes Bumble & Bumble NY, Goldwell Baltimore, Redken NY, and Wella NY. He has a L’Oreal Professional Masters Program certification, as well as certifications from Great Lengths, Keratin Complex, and Brazilian Blowout. Jason has been recognized in Philadelphia magazine’s annual Best of Philly list, and has been named to Elle magazine’s Top 100 Salons list. He is a member of Intercoiffure.
Joyce has over 20 years of experience in the industry, and prides herself on her communication skills, and ability to execute any style on both men and women. She studied extensively at Vidal Sassoon in London, as well as at Bumble & Bumble NY, Tony & Guy NY, Goldwell Baltimore, Redken NY, Wella NY, and Oribe Miami. She is certified in Arrojo American Wave, Arrojo RazorCraft, Brazilian Blowout, Keratin Complex, and Ouidad Curls. She is a member of Intercoiffure.
How do you want your clients to feel? “I use my creativity and openness to put my clients at ease, and then let my talent and skill wow them!”
Jacqueline always knew she wanted to be a hairstylist, and most enjoys formal styling. She has 3 years of experience, with numerous classes and certifications under her belt. Why does Jacqueline love being a stylist? She's passionate about making people visually the best version of themselves.
Jen has been in the industry for 16 years. She has studied at the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute, as well as Redken NY, Goldwell Baltimore, Wella NY, Vidal Sassoon Miami, Tony & Guy NY, Ion Studio NY, Sebastian, Arrojo NY, and Davines. Jen is certified in Great Lengths extensions, is a Wella Master Color Expert, and her work has appeared in Philadelphia Style, Allure, Vogue, Esquire, and BehindTheChair.com. She has styled hair for top designers at New York Fashion Week, and was featured in Allure Magazine on their "A-List". Jen was chosen for the Arrojo Ambassador Program.
Favorite inspiration? “I love working backstage at New York Fashion Week, getting to see the latest runway trends, and bringing them back to the studio.”
Jessica graduated from the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute in Philadelphia, and has 15 years of experience in the industry. She is certified in Great Lengths USA, HotHeads, Keratin, and Goldwell Color Zoom Collection techniques. She was also named a Star Stylist by Philadelphia Style magazine.
What do you love most about being a JMS stylist? “I love being able to make people feel good about themselves.”
Jody's career has spanned over 20 years at some of the most prestigious salons in Center City.His education includes the Rizzieri Aveda School New Jersey, Vidal Sassoon NY, Wella Baltimore & NY, Redken NY, Yosh Toyo San Francisco, and Arrojo NY. He is a master in dry cutting, bobs, and short cuts, specializing in polished styling and color placement.
What can clients expect from you as a stylist? “High energy, charming personality and amazing talent.”
Josh graduated from The Aveda Institute, and continues to further his education through classes, events and traveling. He is certified in multiple advanced cutting and color techniques, including Wella’s Cut and Color Craft, and Sassoon’s ABC’s. His work has been featured by Behind The Chair, American Salon, Modern Salon, Estetica, and HairBrained. He is the lead haircutter for Mizutani Scissors core team, and was a finalist in Behind The Chair’s 2015 & 2016 awards for men's and precision haircutting. Josh was also named one of Philadelphia’s best men’s hairstylists by Philadelphia Magazine, and won Wella and Sebastian's 2016 regional hair competitions.
Favorite inspiration? “Continued growth and education are my top priorities, both as an educator and a perpetual student.”
Janet graduated from the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute, and with over 10 years in the industry, has been certified in Goldwell Color Zoom Collection techniques, and HotHead Hair Extensions. She is constantly drawn to hair and finds inspiration from everywhere and everything.Janet wants her clients to feel beautiful, because when they leave feeling better, she does too!
Favorite philosophy? "Do what you love and you’ll never have to work a day of your life."
Nicole has been in the industry for 15 years, and trained at the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute, as well as Redken NY, Goldwell Baltimore, Arrojo NY, Wella NY, and KMS California. Her work was featured in People magazine, and Philly Style.
What do you love most about being a stylist? “I love the endless creativity in hair styling, and how it enables me to bring out the best in people.”
Jimmy has been in the industry for 22 years, and has trained with leading stylists in Europe, including London's Mayfair Academy, as well as numerous Wella Color and Goldwell classes. He is certified in Ouidad Curls and Keratin Complex, and has been featured in the Ambush Makeover twice.
Favorite philosophy? "Hair is a canvas, and with the right tools, the creative possibilities are endless!"
Jill graduated from the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute, and has 11 years of experience in the industry. She is certified in HotHeads hair extensions, and Keratin Complex. She was named a 2011 Rising Star.
Favorite work as a stylist? “Blow-outs, extensions and coloring!”
Natalie has been in the industry for 12 years, and is a graduate of the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute in Philadelphia. She has also attended Wella NY, and Arrojo NY. Natalie specializes in the American Wave, and is certified in the Arrojo American Wave.
Biggest inspiration? "Family and fellow stylists!"
Kathy has been in the industry for over 20 years. Her education includes Vidal Sassoon NY and Los Angeles, Tony & Guy London, Goldwell Baltimore, Wella NY, and Redken NY. She has a L'Oreal Professional Masters Program certification, and is certified in Keratin Complex, HotHeads Hair Extensions, and Brazilian Blowout.
Favorite philosophy? “Think of your hair as an accessory that you don’t take off. It’s a reflection of your mood and personality."
Krystin is a graduate of Jean Madeline. In just four years, she also completed the Sassoon Comprehensive Course London, and became certified in HotHeads hair extensions. Krystin is inspired by the people around her, and loves working at Jason Matthew every day!
How do you want your clients to feel? “I always want my clients to feel special and beautiful from the moment they sit in my chair until the moment they leave.”
Stylist Meg has 20+ years of experience in the industry, with time spent at the Redken Academy and Ouidad in New York, Goldwell in Baltimore, and Arrojo in New Jersey. Why does Meg love working at Jason Matthew Salon? "I love the amount of talent here and the humbled yet inspiring leadership."
She wants her clients to feel comfortable. "I always want them to feel good about what I'm doing so that it will show in their smile!"
Favorite quote: "If the path has no obstacles, it probably won't lead anywhere."
Anthony has 13+ years of experience in the industry, having undergone training at Bumble and Bumble in New York City, the Redken exchange, and the Arrojo Academy. Anthony's specialties include balayage, precision hair cutting, razor hair cutting techniques, formal event styling, and hair extensions. Before joining Jason Matthew Salon, he took on the title of part owner and master barber and cosmetologist at a grooming lounge and hair company, and was the talent behind the accolade of Philadelphia Magazine's Best Men's Hair in 2017.
A graduate of the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute, Shane has since acquired one year of experience in the industry with an eager focus on continued growth and education. He is certified in bliss beaded extensions and Keratin Complex. Shane also finds inspiration in Mane Addicts and Fashion Gone Rouge.
What quote do you live by? “The best investment you can make is in yourself."
Matildhe is an apprentice at Jason Matthew Salon, specializing in hair color and balayage. She has four years of experience, with education from Arrojo, NYC and Sam Brocato Salon in Soho. She's excited to be apart of the Philly hair community!