Rob’s recent success and recognition includes US National Semifinalist for Goldwell’s Color Zoom 2017 as well as artistic Hair and Makeup Director for Miss Buffalo 2017. Rob is also a Great Lengths Certified Hair Extension specialist.
Rob is the owner of Tesoro Salon as well as a full time Master Stylist and a Goldwell Educator on the Goldwell Artist Design Team. Through this role he is able to fulfill his creative hunger by traveling throughout the country sharing his passion for this industry as he instructs the latest techniques and trends. His role as an educator brings him up close and personal spreading the art of haircutting with like-minded stylists from all over the US. Rob loves the interaction and gets pure satisfaction and fulfilment from mentoring and inspiring stylists.
Through continued advanced education Rob stays consistently motivated. He believes education is medicine. His training is extensive and has spent time at Vidal Sassoon Academy of Toronto along with constant education at The Goldwell/Kms Academy of NYC, Santa Monica and Toronto, along with the Blow Academy of NYC.
Rob was nearly born a hairstylist. Growing up around the hair salon where his father is still active, it has been a part of this life since childhood. Areas of expertise are customized haircutting including precision, edgy, texturizing, and disconnected cuts, he also excels in Men’s Clipper Cutting and Master Fading as well as a color expert, Keratin smooth out treatments.
Outside of the salon Rob has a strong passion for music and has been a musician his entire life. An artist through and through, he enjoys performing and songwriting in his spare time. Rob’s talent as a guitar player has led to him opening for many acts including Luke Bryan, Chase Rice and many others. Rob has even spent time in Nashville recording with top producers and performing during the city’s popular CMA Fest.