Owner - Hairstylist
“We strive to provide the very best salon and spa experience to those who expect nothing less. I am very proud of each of our salon and spa family members.”
Founder and Owner of Josephine’s Salon & Spa, Josephine has been a licensed professional cosmetologist for over 47 years. During her career she has seen all aspects of the salon and spa industry. A noted colorist who also holds a cosmetology teaching degree, Josephine has comprised a team of well-trained professionals committed to providing the very best in personalized customer design and care.
“I love our work environment. All of us make sure that the customer’s experience is a wonderful one.”
Heather has been part of the Josephine’s Salon & Spa family for over 10 years and now serves as our General Manager. Her customer service skills, together with her deep understanding of our salon and spa, will help ensure that each of our fabulous clients will enjoy the wonderful salon and spa experience they expect and deserve.
Front Desk Receptionist
“Josephine’s is a very special place and we strive to help ever client, from start to finish, have the best experience here that they possibly can.”
As an important part of our front desk team, Danielle adds a calm demeanor and keen insight that makes certain our clients enjoy a wonderful salon and spa experience from beginning to end. We are very pleased to include her as a member of our Salon & Spa Family!
“I love what I do and I love family--which is why working at Josephine’s Salon & Spa is so wonderful. We are one big family here.”
Originally from Michigan, Nicole is another long-time member of our Salon & Spa family. Licensed in Florida, she has been a stylist & nail tech for over 11 yrs. As our nail room Team Leader, Nicole insures that each client receives impeccable service. Along with her young family, her practice continues to grow as she consistently displays her professional skills both as a stylist and a nail technician.
“I love coming to work every day because I love what I do.”
Melissa has been a stylist for over 17 years. Licensed in Florida and skilled in all aspects of styling hair, she is particularly adept at highlights and color. She oversees the hair side of the Salon & Spa as our Team Leader. A travel enthusiast and a boater, Melissa’s growing practice is a tribute to her hard work and dedication to the salon profession.
“Styling hair is an art and being an artist is a challenge.”
A stylist for over 34 years, Gloria brings valuable experience and insight to our salon family. Licensed in Florida, she prides herself as able to perform precision haircuts on any type of hair. She specializes in colors, highlights and lowlights. Her longevity and passion speak to the commitment she has for her profession.
“Leadership, talent and continuing education sets our salon apart from all others.”
A licensed stylist in Florida for over 32 years, Judy has been a valued team member for the last 10 years. Her attention to detail and commitment ensures complete customer satisfaction. She knows that every customer is unique and expects high quality individual treatment.
“I care about people and I love helping others by bring out their best and most beautiful color style potential. As a hairstylist I am able to socialize and carefully listen to my clients and help to bring out both their inner and outer beauty. I love it!”
Licensed since 2002, Jessie is an enthusiastic professional who cares deeply about her clients. A talented colorist, she is an attentive stylist who enjoys her work and being part of a dynamic team. We are truly fortunate to have Jessie as a member of our Salon & Spa Family!
“I've been a hairstylist for 20 years and have always enjoyed understanding and working with my clients.”
Mel joins Josephine’s Hair Salon as a hairstylist with a wealth of experience-all of it in the Venice & Englewood area. A talented hairstylist for over 22 years, Mel has a deep background in cuts, color and Keratin. We are indeed fortunate to have her as part of our Salon & Spa Family!
“I love being a hairstylist. It is truly what I feel I am here to do and a wonderful feeling to hear my clients say: ‘I love it'."
A licensed cosmetologist since 2003, Jessica possesses a wealth of experience. Her easy-going personality allows her to listen to her clients and then use her creative and artistic talents to provide just the right cut and color. We are delighted to include Jessica in our Salon & Spa Family!
Holly M. Tolino
“Beauty is hard to describe, but easy to recognize.”
A graduate of the Graham Webb Academy of Hair, Holly joins us as a talented stylist with a wealth of experience. Skilled in special occasion hair and make-up, Holly also performed as an Aquage Platform Artist and is a color specialist. Combining her skill-sets with her enthusiasm for the beauty industry and background as one who taught hair color, we are indeed fortunate to include her in our Salon and Spa Family!
Massage Therapist/Esthetician, LMT Lic. # MA 13864; Spa Manager
“It is wonderful to know that I am working at the very best and only spa, salon and boutique of it's kind in this entire area! Helping my clients relax, unwind, reduce pain and feel wonderful upon leaving Josephine's bring me joy.”
Licensed as a massage therapist since 1992 and in skin care since 1999, Kelly provides a strong & thorough massage using trigger point, myofascial and intuition techniques to help her clients unwind, release & relax. Experienced in aromatherapy, reflexology and Reiki, she is also a certified prenatal massage therapist. We are indeed fortunate to have her serve as our Spa Manager and to include her as a part of our Salon & Spa Family!
Massage Therapist, LMT Lic. # MA 79216
“I derive my passion for this profession knowing that, through massage, I am able to improve the lives of my clients.”
Dan comes to us from the Sarasota School of Massage Therapy with uniformly high reviews for his professionalism, his care in providing treatments that are tailored to each individual client and his calm and soothing mannerism. Dan is a proven professional and we are very happy to include him as part of our Salon & Spa Family!
Massage Therapist/Esthetician, LMT Lic. # MA 28857
“Get regular massages—it will change your life!”
Debbie completed her massage schooling 26 plus years ago. She is licensed nationally as well as in Florida. She is also licensed in Florida as an esthetician. Debbie has spent years in Florida and Colorado working at spas as well as in private practice. Obviously, Debbie comes to us with an uncommon depth of experience. We are indeed proud to include her among our Salon & Spa Family!
“I love the satisfaction that my clients express when they see such immediate results from my treatments.”
A full specialist licensed in Florida since 2003, Heidi offers her clients eyelash services, peels and waxing in addition to skin care and nail treatments. Dedicated to client satisfaction, she focuses her talents on achieving that radiant look that her clients seek. She is a wonderfully talented esthetician, who is devoted to her craft as well as her profession.
“I love expressing my creativity by working with nails. It is truly a joy to see my clients so pleasantly surprised.”
Angie joins our Salon and Spa Family as a graduate of American Institute and has been licensed since 2013. An experienced and talented nail specialist, she is working on entirely new nail art lines exclusively available at our Salon. A dedicated professional, Angie exudes a passion rarely seen and loves to see her clients leave with a smile.
“I love doing nails and enjoy helping my clients look and feel their best!”
Reneé joins us as a nail technician with a wealth of experience specializing in all natural nail care. She counts manicures and pedicures in her talent arsenal, of-course, but also includes nail art, nail repair, French polish application, gel nail application and is a certified CND Shellac professional. She has spent her professional career in a salon and spa environment. Reneé is a true talent and we are very please, indeed, to list her among our Salon & Spa Family!