Meet The Team

 
 Adam Awtrey  Owner / Creative Director  Adam, our driven salon owner and artistic director, is from Cobb County, Georgia and has been in the industry for 29 years, including 6 years of editorial work. While being certified in color formulating and correction, Adam is also experienced with cutting hair to match his clients' specific needs and lifestyle. He has taken many classes including two advanced cutting classes with Vidal Sasoon in Toronto, Canada and two updo classes with Martin Parsons. Aside from numerous events and connections with top stylists, Adam makes sure he and his employees keep up with their continued education with renowned companies such as: Oribe, Redken, Goldwell, Moroccan Oil, Wella and many more.

Adam Awtrey

Owner / Creative Director

Adam, our driven salon owner and artistic director, is from Cobb County, Georgia and has been in the industry for 29 years, including 6 years of editorial work. While being certified in color formulating and correction, Adam is also experienced with cutting hair to match his clients' specific needs and lifestyle. He has taken many classes including two advanced cutting classes with Vidal Sasoon in Toronto, Canada and two updo classes with Martin Parsons. Aside from numerous events and connections with top stylists, Adam makes sure he and his employees keep up with their continued education with renowned companies such as: Oribe, Redken, Goldwell, Moroccan Oil, Wella and many more.

 Christian Markovich  Owner / Creative Director  Christian, artistic director and salon owner, has been in the industry for 39 years. He is originally from Minnesota and graduated from the Model college of hair design, completing all levels of the Sassoon academy. He then moved to Honolulu and styled hair there until he moved to Georgia in 86. Christian is an advanced colorist and specializes in sasoon cutting.

Christian Markovich

Owner / Creative Director

Christian, artistic director and salon owner, has been in the industry for 39 years. He is originally from Minnesota and graduated from the Model college of hair design, completing all levels of the Sassoon academy. He then moved to Honolulu and styled hair there until he moved to Georgia in 86. Christian is an advanced colorist and specializes in sasoon cutting.

 Nikki Ellis  Salon Manager  Nikki, our salon manager, has been in the industry since 2014. She Graduated from Aveda Institute Atlanta and begun her career in the beauty industry here at Salon Arcaro.

Nikki Ellis

Salon Manager

Nikki, our salon manager, has been in the industry since 2014. She Graduated from Aveda Institute Atlanta and begun her career in the beauty industry here at Salon Arcaro.

 Daniella Espino  Junior Stylist  Daniella, originally from Germany, has been in the industry for 3 years receiving her apprenticeship and training under owner and artistic director, Adam Awtrey. She has received advanced training in Moroccan Oil, Redken cutting, and is keratin certified. Daniella specializes in coarse and curly hair but can cut and color all textures!

Daniella Espino

Junior Stylist

Daniella, originally from Germany, has been in the industry for 3 years receiving her apprenticeship and training under owner and artistic director, Adam Awtrey. She has received advanced training in Moroccan Oil, Redken cutting, and is keratin certified. Daniella specializes in coarse and curly hair but can cut and color all textures!

 Andrea Caforio  Master Stylist  Andrea, one of our master stylists, is originally from Wisconsin and has been doing hair for 32 years. She attended Sante Fe College in Gainesville, Florida and is always continuing her education relating to her trade. She has taken a multitude of classes, such as: advanced haircutting, coloring, updos, balayage, keratin treatments and men's barbering. She is truly a jack of all trades, especially with highlights and foiling.

Andrea Caforio

Master Stylist

Andrea, one of our master stylists, is originally from Wisconsin and has been doing hair for 32 years. She attended Sante Fe College in Gainesville, Florida and is always continuing her education relating to her trade. She has taken a multitude of classes, such as: advanced haircutting, coloring, updos, balayage, keratin treatments and men's barbering. She is truly a jack of all trades, especially with highlights and foiling.

 Vivian Varela-Soard  Master Stylist  Vivian, master stylist and previous salon owner of 16 years in Lancaster Pennsylvania, has been in the industry for 32 years. She specializes in color corrections, men’s clipper cuts, balayage/highlighting, perming, cutting, waxing, and is a certified extension specialist. She obtained her cosmetology license at the Lancaster school of cosmetology and won two trips to Paris to study with Wella international and Euqene Perma.

Vivian Varela-Soard

Master Stylist

Vivian, master stylist and previous salon owner of 16 years in Lancaster Pennsylvania, has been in the industry for 32 years. She specializes in color corrections, men’s clipper cuts, balayage/highlighting, perming, cutting, waxing, and is a certified extension specialist. She obtained her cosmetology license at the Lancaster school of cosmetology and won two trips to Paris to study with Wella international and Euqene Perma.

 Gary Clement  Master Stylist  Gary, third generation hair stylist from Dunwoody, GA, has been behind the chair for 28 years. He graduated from Capelli and later on studied under Sassoon and intercoiffure artistic director, Van Council, as a master precision cutter and master colorist. He styled hair in both Scottsdale, Arizona and Miami, Florida before returning to Georgia. His areas of expertise include color correction, foil placements, color melting, men’s cutting and coloring, keratin, and balayage.

Gary Clement

Master Stylist

Gary, third generation hair stylist from Dunwoody, GA, has been behind the chair for 28 years. He graduated from Capelli and later on studied under Sassoon and intercoiffure artistic director, Van Council, as a master precision cutter and master colorist. He styled hair in both Scottsdale, Arizona and Miami, Florida before returning to Georgia. His areas of expertise include color correction, foil placements, color melting, men’s cutting and coloring, keratin, and balayage.

 Torianna Leng  Junior Stylist  Torianna, one of our valued junior stylists here at Salon Arcaro, has been in in the beauty industry for 5 years. She grew up in Kennesaw, Georgia, and graduated from Chattahoochee technical cosmetology school. She specializes in blow dries, marcel curl styles, and color/balayage.

Torianna Leng

Junior Stylist

Torianna, one of our valued junior stylists here at Salon Arcaro, has been in in the beauty industry for 5 years. She grew up in Kennesaw, Georgia, and graduated from Chattahoochee technical cosmetology school. She specializes in blow dries, marcel curl styles, and color/balayage.

 Micaela Wyatt  Junior Stylist  Micaela, our New York Native, is one of our junior stylists here at Salon Arcaro. She graduated from Paul Mitchell School Esani and begun her Journey here in September 2017. Her areas of expertise include styling and coloring, but loves all things behind the chair!

Micaela Wyatt

Junior Stylist

Micaela, our New York Native, is one of our junior stylists here at Salon Arcaro. She graduated from Paul Mitchell School Esani and begun her Journey here in September 2017. Her areas of expertise include styling and coloring, but loves all things behind the chair!

 Heather Bulla  Junior Stylist  Heather, our junior stylist, received her education at Paul Mitchell School Esani and is a certified completer of the professional Beauty Association Beacon Program. She is originally from Colorado and has been in the industry since 2016. She loves listening to each client’s wants and needs and doing her best to achieve those goals. Her areas of growing expertise include base colors, cutting, blow dries, and product knowledge.

Heather Bulla

Junior Stylist

Heather, our junior stylist, received her education at Paul Mitchell School Esani and is a certified completer of the professional Beauty Association Beacon Program. She is originally from Colorado and has been in the industry since 2016. She loves listening to each client’s wants and needs and doing her best to achieve those goals. Her areas of growing expertise include base colors, cutting, blow dries, and product knowledge.

 Lilly Torres  Stylist Assistant  Lilly, originally from Mexico, has been assisting for 7 years. She has worked with owners Christian and Adam at previous locations and primarily focuses on shampooing/ customer service.

Lilly Torres

Stylist Assistant

Lilly, originally from Mexico, has been assisting for 7 years. She has worked with owners Christian and Adam at previous locations and primarily focuses on shampooing/ customer service.