Francesco Badalamenti started his own salon with one employee and grew to the 20+ employee Salon Francesco. He has studied extensively across the United States and continues his commitment to on-going education enabling him to keep his staff and clients up-to-date with techniques, trends and products.

He later partnered with his brother Giovanni, a Wella Fairchild Young Stylist of the Year Award winner. Giovanni was on the Artistic Team for Tigi at Tony & Guy from 2000 to 2008, traveling the East Coast to teach hair cutting and design techniques. His ambition and perseverance has allowed him to exceed the expectations of his staff and his clients as an accomplished artist. The brothers have appeared in Coffiere, Passion, Inspire, Hair Now, London Magazine, and various other trade magazines.