Our Team

Andy

COLOURIST / MEN'S HAIRDRESSER / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Andy left London in 2011 to follow his passion for hairdressing.
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Poloa

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Poloa has a great ability to pick the hair cut and color which will really suit you.

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Sonya

EXECUTIVE STYLIST

Sonya is our snowboarding mum of two! She has been a stylist for over 20 years.
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Elliott

STYLIST

Elliott has worked in the industry since 2011 and has a passion for cutting.

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Jason

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Jason is quite literally a piece of the furniture at Haight Ashbury,
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Jenna

CREATIVE STYLIST

Currently on Maternity Leave

A brilliant colourist, trainer and special occasions stylist.

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Jani

EXECUTIVE STYLIST

 Jani was born in Malaysia, trained Germany where he obtained a diploma. .
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Ruby

APPRENTICE

Ruby has had an interest in hairdressing from an early age.

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Sheldon

COLOURIST / MEN'S HAIRDRESSER / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

If you want a perfectionist, then you've come to the right stylist! 
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Anne

EXECUTIVE STYLIST

Anne is one of our most experienced Executive Stylists.
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Jannike

EXECUTIVE STYLIST

Jannike is expert in the technique of balayage and freehand colour work.

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Erin

APPRENTICE

Erin began developing her scalp massaging and hair skills as a child.

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History

Robert Rogers, Director of Haight Ashbury Boutique Salons Limited, talks about his life and career.

 

 
Robert Rogers, Director

Robert Rogers, Director

Early Days

I started my career in 1969. Back then, I was a young man aged 16 years, with no direction in my life. I spent most of my days surfing on the coast of Paraparaumu, having spent all my childhood at schools at this location.

As a 13-year-old I always wanted to follow in my Dad’s footsteps as a cabinet maker. Wood craftsmanship fascinated me and I just loved the smell of timber. My father owned his own business, and it was the natural way for me to proceed. Unfortunately, the education system moved me in a direction of book-keeping and commercial practices. I hated it and my education, and consequently failed it!  Read more


Awards & Achievements

Jason Muir

Schwarzkopf Professional Judges' Recognition Award for Prevailing Talent

Schwarzkopf Professional National Finalist 2006 and 2008

Under 3000-Hour Blow Dry Wellington Regional Competition in 1963

Rebecca Button

L'Oreal 2007 Talent Spotting Regional Team of the Year

Wella Young Professional Stylist National Winner 2007

Wella Young Professional Stylist Highly Commended Regionals 2008

Rachael Dallas

Creative Cutting Wellington Regionals

Finalist in L'Oreal Style and Shoot

1st in Bridal Hair-Ups Wellington Regionals

Sonya Rostedt

1st Place Street Style Haircut and Colour

2nd Place (for two years' running) in Wella Young Professional Stylist