richard corrieri, owner/stylist
Like every great artist Richard makes it look so easy. He is a legend in the hair industry with a client list that reads like a who’s who of Boston Fashionistas. He believes that everyone deserves a signature style, and his many long-term clients attest to his successes. Richard is loved for his ability to create exceptional looks and easy going style.
michael grieco, owner/stylist
Michael Grieco is one of the premier stylists on Newbury Street. He has a passion for what he does… providing the perfect cut and color for every client.
Michael comes from a long line of Italian stylists. As a young boy he would watch family members’ style hair for hours at a time, and he knew someday he would do the same. In fact, when Michael was in high school he worked overtime attending night school to become a stylist.
But it’s Michael’s passion that draw people to him. With more than 20 years of experience, Michael is a master stylist that specializes in precision cutting, coloring and keratin treatments. His extensive clientele ranges from a former First Lady of the United States to high profile Boston business professionals.
A master stylist with passion and precision, the perfect formula for a perfect stylist…and that is exactly what every client experiences when they see Michael.
gail sacramone, owner/stylist
Gail is constantly honing her skills and is at the very forefront of the latest styles, trends and color techniques. No surprise, she’s one of the busiest hair stylists in Boston. Her client list is wide-ranging; newscasters to politicians, students to professional athletes (just ask her daughter, Olympic Gymnast Alicia Sacramone). Big deal if you need to wait weeks for an appointment, it’s totally worth it. Put simply, Gail is a gifted stylist, a sought after colorist, and a best friend when it comes to your hair. As a Goldwell Color Educator and Specialist, there’s isn’t a color she can’t handle. Dreaming of red highlights? Step right up.
PATTI GRIECO, SALON COORDINATOR
Patti is the ultimate Salon Coordinator and Persona’s very own Hair Traffic Controller. A former model with a keen eye for what looks great, Patti has insider knowledge of the products and people who will do right by you. Patti has your back, from scheduling to choosing a stylist, and the rest of you covered as well. Piece of cake.
NEIL GANNON, STYLIST
A master colorist and hair stylist, Neil has been a member of the beauty industry for more than 20 years, Neil has a list of credentials longer than Repunzels golden locks. Hel was official pageant stylist, travel manager, and talent coach for the Miss Massachusetts, Miss Maine and Miss New Hampshire USA Organization. His work has been seen in many local and national publications as well as on national television broadcasts: including, MTV, NBC, CNN, MSNBC, as well as many local theater productions and fashion events.
Considered an expert in pageant preparation, Neil has helped prepare hundreds of young women to be the best they can be when competing for both local and national beauty pageants with clients who have gone on to win Miss USA, Mrs. United States, Top 5 and top 10 at Miss USA, as well as 1st and 3rd runners up at Miss Teen USA.
Whether you are competing for a national pageant title or just want to feel like a queen for the day; Neil can give you the style and the confidence to go out and conquer the world!
JAMES TROCANO, STYLIST
James is no novice to style. With a lifelong passion for art and design James has a one-of-a-kind approach. We consider it cutting-edge meets classic-design. His clients consider him heaven-sent.
James’s understanding of shape and color, along with his natural generosity, have made him a mentor for the rising stars at Persona.
SCOTT OWENS, STYLIST
Scott Owens collects rave reviews from all of his clients. Sure, they speak glowingly of his hair color, natural highlighting, and master styling. But they also love his openness and passion for making every person look their best. They also value his kindness. In fact, when Scott’s not at the salon, you can find him volunteering at the Fenway Research Institute.
SHANA PALEOLOGOS, STYLIST
Shana’s Bachelors degree in Fine Arts makes her approach to hair unique. She not only sculpts the hair to suit you, but can customise a perfect palette as she colors it. Shana has been a stylist for Boston and New York fashion week. As well as numerous runway shows. While being a versatile stylist she specializes in cut, color and formal styling/up-do’s. Her skill and creativity combined with honesty make it easy to sit in her chair, add integrity and you get a Senior stylist you’ll want to come back to.
Hennessy cruz, Stylist
This is the girl to watch! Her love for Keratins, Balayages, fashion, colors, and blended cuts will have you set no matter where you’re going. In addition to an amazing cut and color, Hennessy works hard to create the perfect at-hom regimen so your hair is at its best. She welcomes every guest with an open mind and an eagerness for big projects. Come on in, already!
TERESA PALERMO, LEAD ASSISTANT
Teresa is our very own MVP and one kick-ass assistant. Always at the ready to serve clients or stylists, she has elevated hair washing into an art form. So lean back, enjoy and say “aahhhhhhh”; Teresa knows how to treat you like a star.