Gavin's Blog

Gavin Scott Salon and Spa enters our first editorial photo shoot competition Posted by Kristie

blog nahaWhat is the best way to make it through a Northeast Ohio winter? Enter the NAHA styling awards competition! The picture to the left is one of five pictures submitted by Shannon and Amber. It was a great experience and we are looking forward to our submission in 2015.

NAHA is the most prestigious photographic beauty competition in North America and celebrates the artistry and skill of the professional salon industry. Each year, individuals are recognized during a star-studded awards ceremony in Las Vegas.

Stow Mayors Award Posted by Kristie

blog mayorGavin Scott Salon and Spa recieved the Stow Mayors Award given by the Stow-Munroe Falls Chamber of Commerce at its 10th annual Community Business Awards at a luncheon on Jan. 21.       

The presentation took place at the Acker-Moore Memorial Post in Stow.

Approximately 140 attended the luncheon, according to Doris Stewart, executive director of the SMF Chamber. The award winners were selected by the Chamber's Economic Development Committee for their positive impact in the communities of Stow and Munroe Falls.

"The January Business Awards Luncheon is a great way for the Chamber and the cities of Stow and Munroe Falls, to recognize the local businesses that have invested in the communities over the past year," said Stewart.  "It is also an opportunity for the luncheon guests to hear the success stories from the award recipients that have not only been sustainable,  but have grown their businesses for many years in spite of the ups and downs of the economy."


Gavin Scott Salon and Spa in the top 200 Posted by Kristie

blog salon2014Thank you to Salon Today magazine for naming Gavin Scott Salon and Spa as  one of the top 200 salons in the nation. We were recognized in the categories of GROWTH and EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS.

We are honored to receive this prestigious salon recognition in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Arrojo Product Line Launch Posted by Kristie

blog arrojologoAfter one year of participating in their amazing education program, Gavin Scott Salon and Spa is pleased to announce our partnership with ARROJO.  We are now an Ambassadors Salon. If you are interested in learning more about ARROJO, please contact the salon.

The Ambassadors Program is ARROJO'S commitment to supply education, inspiration, and a great product line to hairdressers. Looking at the big picture, it is immersion in ARROJO'S culture of excellence and integrity, and it is the path to more clients, more referrals, more retail, and growth.

Goodwill's Vintage Fashion Show Posted by Kristie

blog vintageThe Gavin Scott girls were able to stop outside their creative box at the Goodwill Vintage Fashion Show. From finger waves to that mod 60-70's look, their models rocked the runway.

Proceeds from the event support Goodwill’s mission to help individuals prepare for, find and retain employment in our community

bowling for boobies Posted by Kristie

blog boobies125 Bowlers came out to Legend Lanes to support Vicki Mellon in her battle with breast cancer. Friends, clients and Gavin Scott family raised $4500 to help assist with medical costs. BTW. Vicki is our own Amanda Blake's mom.

Gavin Scott Salon and Spa Hosts costume contest at the Halloween Charity Ball Posted by Kristie

Gavin Scott Salon and Spa sponsored the costume contest at the 10th Annual Halloween Charity Ball. The proceeds from the 2013 charity ball were split between The Andrea Rose Teodosio Foundation and CANAPI- Community Aids Network.
Halloween Charity Ball

Kristie, James, Anne, Aaron and friends arrived in style as the Addams Family!. Even though their costumes were amazing, they lost to Cousin Eddy from National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. Maybe next year!