Leadership

  • Ric Salvadalena
      Ric SalvadalenaOwner & Master Stylist

      Ric, as part-owner and master stylist, ensures the quality of all aspects of the salon experience in addition to maintaining a full time schedule for his haircutting clients.  He brings an enormous depth of experience at the highest level of the industry. As leader of the Artistic Team at the premier salon system in the Pacific Northwest, he led his team of top designers as they prepared photo shoots, organized fashion shows, and delivered education at prestigious industry events in the US and Europe. Ric’s travels have given him a worldly design perspective.  However, after seven years in the city, he has tailored his work to Austin’s unique lifestyle – fashionable, current hair with a focus on ease of styling and respect for the individual client.  Ric’s leadership ensures that the Brian Charles team provides the best, most consistent possible customer experience.

    • Jon Gray
        Jon GrayOwner & General Manager

        As part-owner and general manager, Jon is responsible for the salon’s financial and operational management. His 12 years of experience in all aspects of the IT services business give him a background unique in the beauty industry.  Using his management expertise and the latest technology, Jon runs the business efficiently and helps Brian Charles engage customers in exciting ways.