MEET THE BEHIND THE SCENES TEAM

Position: Director, Founder and Colourist
And this means…? I am the Bossman 🙂
Your go to item in your closet? a Bassike white tee
Your favourite day of the week and why? Sunday, my day off (sometimes)
What product can’t you get enough of right now? David Mallet Australian Sea Salt Spray
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? my team are my family
Position: General Manager
And this means…? Tricky question, what I do is so different every day. As general Manager and 2nd in charge I create (with Jaye) and implement new procedures and I oversee the management teams and team members at each location often travelling to and from. I am HR point of contact for all employees and I also head all hiring within the company.
Your go to item in your closet? Watson x Watson Jerome sandals. – Everyone should have a pair!
Your favourite day of the week and why? Sunday’s for sure! No one works Sunday’s so no one misses out.
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Kevin Murphy Killer Curls – I am very particular about what I put in my curls, if you team this with Eleven Miracle cream you have a match made in heaven!
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? EASY, The culture, we are 100% a family and would do anything for one another. We have all become such good friends and we defiantly make sure we have a good time while we work, it keeps you sane and everyone works harder with a smile on their face.
Position: Brand and Communications Manager
And this means…? It depends on the day, I wear many hats. Basically I look after all branding, Education and PR. I also run all internal and external events within the brand / salon, our education schedule eg; workshops, shadowing and in salon training. And if we have a new salon in the works I generally project manage it; I love bossing around the tradies and seeing something come to life.
Your go to item in your closet? Well I have been cheating on fashion with homewares lately but I would have to say my boot and jacket collection is pretty DOPE.
Your favourite day of the week and why? Not even sure, maybe Saturday because I can get my life admin in line without having my phone ring for work aka Jaye calling.
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Christophe Robin – Lemon Cleansing mask. SO GOOD, I hate washing my hair because it takes too long, this is quick and I love that this doesn’t clean it too much that its fluffy.
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? I never get bored and I get to work with some of my best friends.
Position: Digital/Social Media Manager + Content Creator
And this means…? I curate all of the content you see and am the one sliding into your DM’s
Your go to item in your closet? Love a good designer Tee and pair of jeans
Your favourite day of the week and why? Friday! On Friday’s our EDM’s and blog go live, which is the creative side of my role that I love!
What product can’t you get enough of right now? David Mallet Australian Sea Salt Spray, wait-less non sticky texture with an awesome smell!
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? Being able to work alongside a team of visionaries in such a creative space, it’s become semi addictive!
Name: Inthira Wilby
Position: PA to Jaye Edwards
And this means…?   Essentially being a second Jaye Edwards in female form
Your go to item in your closet?  my Lulu Lemon tights
Your favourite day of the week and why? Friday, a week well done, many things are usually ticked off the list by then
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Oribe dry texturising spray
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team?  we really are a family!
Name: Layla Brown
Position: Accounts Manager
And this means…? I handle all the day-to-day running of the finances for all 5 salons (soon to be 6 + 2 education spaces)
Your go to item in your closet? Black coat (because winter is the best)
Your favourite day of the week and why? Sunday, time to relax, catch up with friends etc (of course pay day doesn’t suck either)
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Super keen to try the KM bedroom hair
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? The obvious answer of the great team culture (e.g. our management team retreats etc) is definitely true however also particularly for me being part of a successful company and seeing so much growth (financially) makes my job significantly more interesting and enjoyable!
Position: Operations Manager Surry Hills
And this means…?  This means being in charge of all operations from stock control, education of stylists, building a strong team morale, Hiring new staff and keeping the family culture in which Edwards and Co is known for
Your go to item in your closet? This is a tough question that comes up alot for me. I would have to say myself as I this is where I spend most of my time
Your favourite day of the week and why?  Favourite day of the week would have to be a Monday – While we aren’t fully staffed this is the day that I get so much done to set us up for a successful
What product can’t you get enough of right now?  Christophe Robin Sea Salt Scrub – This has completely solved me issue of a dry scalp and allows me to shampoo once per week without my hair feeling dirty until the next wash
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? The family culture is too much to go past. It creates such a great morale which turns into an enjoyable workday and beautiful results
Name: Paige Alexander​
Position: Operations Manager Melbourne​
And this means…? Leading, motivating and supporting our Melbourne team, hiring, stock control and creating a team culture! I like to think I take the stress out of everything and make the salon run smooth.
Your go to item in your closet? One of my many black dresses with my trusty Doc’s or con’s.
Your favourite day of the week and why? I think I love Friday’s in salon best.. always the best vibes, fun tunes & weekend feels.
What product can’t you get enough of right now? This changes all the time, but currently loving the David Mallet Hair Serum​.
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? Our fam! Feel so blessed to be apart of such an incredible movement.
Name:  Zara Larkin
Position: Operations Manager Alexandria
And this means…? Responsible for the day to day running of the salon, supporting and mentoring the team, growing and developing the business and most importantly client satisfaction!
Your go to item in your closet? My gucci trainers – they go with everything and are so comfy!
Your favourite day of the week and why? SATURDAY of course! It is the start of the weekend for us 🙂
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Kevin Murphy Re Store – it is a cleansing treatment that makes the hair feel AMAZING
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? Working here really makes me feel like I’ve expanding my family, I love it! I also love being a part of the movement that is Edwards & Co, it’s inspiring, exciting and motivating.
Position: Operations Manager Gold Coast
And this means…? Leadership / role model to the team
Your go to item in your closet? One teaspoon shorts
Your favourite day of the week and why? Saturday. Because why not. Wine….
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Kevin Murphy Bed room hair!
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team – Creating relationships with each team member and becoming apart of the family.
Position: Operations Manager Byron Bay/Wedding co-ordinator
And this means…? Managing the Byron salon and our beautiful team and helping ladies find the perfect stylist for their wedding day both in salon and on location
Your go to item in your closet? Linen
Your favourite day of the week and why? Thursday hump day and the whole team is in (Some are freelancers) great vibe
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Killer curls – Kevin Murphy
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? Great team culture and endless opportunities to grow in the company
Position:  Salon Co-ordinator Alexandria
And this means…? To keep the salon running as smoothly as possible while maintaining salon experience for clients and also a support system for Zara and the team.
Your go to item in your closet? Speedos ? Any kind of floral shirt.
Your favourite day of the week and why? Sunday, It usually gives me down time, spend some time out doors and with friends for food and drink.
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Olaplex! The best product there is.
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? Being able to do Body By Brando.
Name: Jacob Faour
Position: Salon Coordinator Surry Hills
And this means: I’m here to help ensure that everything in the salon runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible. Also I promise to make jokes and pet your dogs.
Go to item in the closet: Well since I’ve now left that closet, my go to is vintage Harley tees
Fav day of the week: Friday! (More like Friyay, am I right?) There’s always a great vibe in the salon!
What product can’t you get enough of right now? Love me some dry texturising spray by Oribe. Heaven in a can.
One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? We are, as cliche and dorky as it sounds, a big family. Everyone supports each other in every way. Plus they’re fun to party with.

Name: Kahlia Sharpe

Position: Salon Co-Ordinator Melbourne

And this means…? Organising appointments, greeting clients, helping staff members

Your go to item in your closet? sneakers

Your favourite day of the week and why? Thursday because it’s Friday eve!

What product can’t you get enough of right now? David Mallett serum on my dead ends

One thing you love about being on the Edwards And Co. Team? movie nights and how we’re all a little family