One of the most motivating hairdressers within the industry, Simon Shaw, European Artistic Director, Wahl (UK) Ltd is known for his innovative and fun approach to hairdressing and education.
Simon's approach to cutting with clippers is inspirational, harnessing his skills to develop new techniques that push the boundaries of traditional hairdressing.
As Artistic Director, Simon is responsible for visualising and creating Wahl (UK)'s renowned photographic imagery which is published extensively throughout the UK and overseas.
Magazine editors across the world love seeing Simon and his Artistic Team's work as it is both innovative and stylish. Considered a Grooming Guru within the industry Simon has his own monthly column providing advice to the industry from the latest products on the market to tips on upcoming trends.
Simon is known for his passion towards education and holds courses and seminars up and down the country as well as at the Wahl Academy based in Herne Bay, Kent. Simon takes a great deal of pride in these courses, designing and developing the content himself with the aim of pushing his delegates talent to the limit.
Although education is a big part of Simon's career, he also spends a great deal of time working with Wahl to develop products that combine technological advances with the needs of the user, to create products that are the best on the market. To see this range check out the range under the products section.
Its not only audiences within the UK who have benefitted from Simon's techniques and expertise, Simon and the team also share their passion and skills with audiences overseas and have travelled extensively around the US and Europe and was the first British hairdresser to undertake a hugely successful tour of Saudi Arabia.
Now after many successful years with Wahl, Simon is one of the most popular and highly regarded hairdressers within the industry. Passionate and committed with a desire to make every presentation, stage show or seminar that he is part of fun and exciting, Simon is undoubtedly one of the shining stars within hairdressing.