of the Year and North Eastern Hairdresser of the Year ten times, plus a Most Wanted Creative Director title that proves their business acumen is as hot as their creative skills… Prestigious and influential roles within global haircar brand Matrix and leading hair extensions brand Hairaisers that see the duo educating thousands of hairdressers around the world … Not forgetting plans to open a fifth salon in 2014.
And that’s not all. In the 19 years since they opened their first salon, Gary Hooker and Michael Young have nurtured a team of 40 talented, dedicated stylists and technicians who today are ensuring the Hooker & Young brand has a very bright future.
For these two international showmen, it has only ever been about two things hair and the people they work with. With an unfaltering enthusiasm for making people feel and look beautiful, it comes as no surprise that Hooker & Young is the leading salon group in the North East. And with demand for salons in Leeds and Manchester, this brand is one to watch.