Rush is 20 years old this year and celebrating its success in the industry with 62 salons and 52 awards.
Their achievement over the years is a testament to their passion for the craft of hairdressing and the desire of their staff to be the best in service and skill. This is what sets them apart on the high street and has helped them achieve what every successful business works so hard towards – customer satisfaction and loyalty.
The Rush Artistic Team, set up in 1999, consists of 6 of the industry’s top specialist stylists - their extraordinary talent and creativity winning them an outstanding 13 British Hairdressing Awards over the years, with a growing list of celebrity clientele.
Southern Hairdresser of the Year, 2013 (left), London Hairdresser of the Year, 2013 (right)
In 2008 they opened the Advanced Academy with courses taught by the Artistic Team instilling passion, creativity and ensures skills are continually nurtured and developed amongst each one of their stylists.
In 2010 the Rush Session Team was set up, headed by Tina Farey, who is well known in the fashion industry, often seen back stage at London Fashion Week, touring with L’Oreal Professional team.
2010 also marked a new landmark when Rush opened its 50th salon at Earls Court. To celebrate this success Rush partnered with Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital’s HAIRraising campaign and raised over £50,000. Rush continue to support this charity today and have raised over £100,000 to date.
The House of Rush, flagship store, London Picadilly
Each of their salons has something unique and special to offer its customers. Although they have grown very quickly over these 20 years and have ambitious growth plans across the UK, they will always stay true to the passion and the brand that was started by two great friends back in 1994.
The Franchise Manager for the brand adds "We are proud to have a brand that is recognised in the Industry for its creativity and quality. We have a fantastic support system in place and exciting growth plans for the year ahead. It’s a great time to join us and be part of the journey.”