215.665.8030 1735 CHESTNUT STREET | 2ND FLOOR | PHILADELPHIA, PA

Owners


Jason Sparks

Owner

Bio

Jason Sparks

Owner

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 Miele

Owner/Senior Stylist

Bio

Joyce Miele

Owner/Senior Stylist

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!”

Manager


Renee Iannace

Salon Manager and Bridal Coordinator

Stylists


Chris Sotos

Stylist


Jennifer Bisicchia

Stylist

Bio

Jennifer Bisicchia

Stylist

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, 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 Carfagno

Stylist

Bio

Jessica Carfagno

Stylist

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 Chapall

Stylist

Bio

Jody Chapall

Stylist

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 DeMarco

Stylist

Bio

Josh DeMarco

Stylist

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 Good

Stylist

Bio

Janet Good

Stylist

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 Nagle

Stylist

Bio

Nicole Nagle

Stylist

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 O’Donnell

Stylist

Bio

Jimmy O’Donnell

Stylist

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 Snyder

Stylist

Bio

Jill Snyder

Stylist

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 Stracciolini

Stylist

Bio

Natalie Stracciolini

Stylist

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 Tasca

Stylist

Bio

Kathy Tasca

Stylist

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 Bancroft

Stylist

Bio

Krystin Bancroft

Stylist

 

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.”


Judy Taraborrelli

Stylist


Erica Engstrom

Stylist

Apprentices


Brittany Lussier

Apprentice


Jamie Bifulco

Apprentice


Marann Mullen

Apprentice


Mia Stewart

Apprentice


Shane Gallagher

Apprentice

Bio

Shane Gallagher

Apprentice

 

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."


Mathilde Touan

Apprentice

Bio

Mathilde Touan

Apprentice

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!

 


Dominique Renzi

Apprentice

Bio

Dominique Renzi

Apprentice

 

Dominique has her cosmetology license, and has been in the industry for 10 years.  She loves working at Jason Matthew Salon due to its constant evolution and transformation of people’s lives, both inside and out.


Erica Iannace

Apprentice

Bio

Erica Iannace

Apprentice

 

A graduate of the Jean Madeline Aveda Institute, Erica will be celebrating four years in the industry in 2017. She is certified in HotHeads Tape-Ins.

 

What do you love most about being an assistant stylist? “I learn something different from each stylist.”


Jacqueline Verratti

Apprentice

Bio

Jacqueline Verratti

Apprentice

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.

Esthetician


Michele Harris

Esthetician

Makeup Artist


Julie Rubinstein

Makeup Artist

Receptionists


Melissa Stein

Receptionist


Vicki Scott

Receptionist