MEET THE STAFF

CHRIS GRAHAM

OWNER / SENIOR BARBER (SRSB) / EDUCATOR

What is your favorite thing about barbering?
My favourite thing about barbering is the career path it has given me. I’ve been able to travel the world and work alongside some of the greatest people I’ve ever met in my life. It ticks all the boxes in regards to being happy. I get to be creative, compete, make people feel better about themselves, teach, session work, photoshoot, stage work, other ventures (Fashion, Hairdressing, Product lines), working with some of the biggest companies in the world, training people who have never even held scissors in their life to becoming some of the best in their industry and finally being able to say every morning when i waken up i love my job!
Best part of working in BT45? 
Watching my dream come to life everyday. It has become my baby and the staff ny family. The craic is mighty!
Favorite go to product?
Boost Powder
Favorite cut to do?
Blow dry incorporating a skin fade.
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Josh Lamonaca (Menspire)
Henry Mc Glone (Secrets, Dormans)
My 5 besties (they know who they are ;)
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
David Beckham
What does the future hold for you?
I really would need a full page to write this but trust me i will never stop pushing myself to the limits so i hope to shock my myself with what im willing to succeed.
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
Marry - Toome, Snog - Matty, Kill  - Boyler
What is your position in shop?
Owner
Describe you personal style?
Dark, Edgy and unique
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Some talking about it and throw yourself into it!
Worst thing about barbering?
Working every Saturday!
Highlight of your career so far?
The first day when i opened Barbers Of BT45 and looked over at Clare and we realized what was ahead of us.
Favorite Quote?
Life is not measured by the amount of breathes we take but by the amount that take of breathes away….
Party trick?
Britney Spears Routines
Describe each staff in one word?
Kala - Loyal
Matty Robinson - Honest
Diane Campbell - artistic
Emma Collins - Shy
Denise - Reliable
Marty Mc Erlean - Leprechaun
Megan Ludlow - Good Listener
Jamie Kirk - Easy Going
Eoghan Murphy - Dark Horse
Matty Young - Wee Boy
Cathal Mc Cormack - Protective
Stefan O Hare - Bright
Clare Mc Donnell - Hero
Kim Trainor - Good Morals
Emma Mc Guigan - Sweet

DENISE MORGAN

BUSINESS DEVELOPER

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Best part of working in BT45? 
Favorite go to product?
Favorite cut to do?
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
What does the future hold for you?
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
What is your position in shop?
Describe you personal style?
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Worst thing about barbering?
Highlight of your career so far?
Favorite Quote?
Party trick?
Describe each staff in one word?

DIANE CAMPBELL

SENIOR STYLIST/SUPERVISOR

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Meeting new people, each day is totally different.
Best part of working in BT45? 
Good crack with crazy people.
Favorite go to product?
Alternator- BT45 
Sea Salt Spray- Salon 45 
Favorite cut to do?
A- Symmetrical
 
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Guy Tang, Ryan Cullen, Vivienne Westwood 
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
Rita Ora
What does the future hold for you?
Hopefully win more awards and get to travel to style someone famous.
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
Marry- Boyler, Snog- Brutual, Kill- Kala 
What is your position in shop?
Manager of Salon 45
Master Barber of BT45
Describe you personal style?
Quirky and Gothy 
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Go for it. Be as creative as you want. Being different gets you noticed.
Worst thing about barbering?
THe HAIRS!!
Highlight of your career so far?
Winning Hairdresser of the year at the Local Woman Awards 
Favorite Quote?
I KNOW!!
Party trick?
Double jointed 
Describe each staff in one word?
Chris- Boss/Britney
Clare- TOOME
Cathal- Friendly 
Matty Y- Trendy 
Kim- Worrier 
Emma- Wee Blondie 
Megan- Bubbly
Stefan- Sick
Jamie- Smoothie 
Eoghan- Junior 
Marty- Tattoo/Beard
Kala- Brutal
Matty R- Princess 
Denise- Business Developer 

KALA BOYLE

COLOR TECHNICAN

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Meeting all the new people and the crack that we have.
Best part of working in BT45?
The crack and the friendships. 
Favorite go to product?
Semi Di Lino Diamond Cristalli Oil and Label Volume Mousse.
Favorite cut to do?
Bob 
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Guy Tang, Ryan Cullen, 
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
Beyonce 
What does the future hold for you?
Who knows!
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
Marry - Stefan, Snog-Megan, Kill- Chris!
What is your position in shop?
Senior Colorist 
Describe you personal style?
Very plain but different.
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Go for it but be ready for hard work.
Worst thing about barbering?
Long hours and no lunch.
Highlight of your career so far?
Making the L'oreal Colour Trophy 3 times and doing my colour degree.
Favorite Quote?
YOUR MA!!
Party trick?
Dont have one..
Describe each staff in one word?
Emma- cute 
Stefan- Big softy 
Clare- Feisty 
KIm- Physcho
Cathal- gentleman 
Matty Y- Trendsetter 
Eoghan- Goofy 
Megan- Sarcastic 
Jamie- Player 
Chris- Brutal
Diane- Quirky 
Matty R- Princess/ Christmas tree 
Denise- Kind 
Emma MUA- Talented 

EOGHAN MURPHY

JUNIOR BARBER

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Best part of working in BT45? 
Favorite go to product?
Favorite cut to do?
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
What does the future hold for you?
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
What is your position in shop?
Describe you personal style?
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Worst thing about barbering?
Highlight of your career so far?
Favorite Quote?
Party trick?
Describe each staff in one word?

CATHAL MC CORMACK

SENIOR BARBER / EDUCATOR

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
The Opportunites you get
Best part of working in BT45? 
The craic
Favorite go to product?
Boost Powder
Favorite cut to do?
Skinfade & Blow back scissor cut with skin taper.
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Josh Lamonaca, Ryan Cullen, Alan Beak
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
Cristiano Ronaldo
What does the future hold for you?
Hopefully teaching, stage work and session styling. 
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
Id kill kim if the chance ever came around lol
What is your position in shop?
Senior Barber
Describe you personal style?
Trendy
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Its hard work at the start but with hard work and perseverance its the best job in the world. 
Worst thing about barbering?
Lunch times
Highlight of your career so far?
Being in the top 4 in the Barbershop Connect Junior Barber of the Year 2016
Favorite Quote?
Its not whether you get knocked down, its whether you get back up.
Party trick?
Not a thing lol
Describe each staff in one word?
Chris - Generous
Clare - Complainer
Kim - 
Matty Young - Hero
Jamie - Sloth
Megan - Lazy
Emma - Lady
Stefan - Nutjob
Eoghan - Simple
Denise - Bossy
Kala - Brutal
Diane - Caring
Matty - Hyper
Emma - Shy
Marty - Legend

MARTY MC ERLEAN

SENIOR BARBER

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Best part of working in BT45? 
Favorite go to product?
Favorite cut to do?
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
What does the future hold for you?
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
What is your position in shop?
Describe you personal style?
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Worst thing about barbering?
Highlight of your career so far?
Favorite Quote?
Party trick?
Describe each staff in one word?

 

MEGAN LUDLOW

SENIOR STYLIST

What is your favourite thing about barbering?
Having the opportunity to be creative and making people feel good about themselves.
Best part of working in BT45?
The good craic and working with such talented team.
Favourite go to product?
Alternator
Favourite cut to do?
Fades, Undercuts, Textured scissors cuts i love them all really!
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
My mum (Mairead Ludlow), Anthony Mascolo, Dali Lama
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
Charlie Hunnam, Kings Of Leon
What does the future hold for you?
Who knows!
Out of BT45 staff who would Marry, Snog or Kill?
Marry - Boyler, Snog - Clare, Kill - Chris
What is your position in shop?
Senior Barber / Senior Stylist
Describe you personal style?
Classic Tomboy
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Be prepared to work hard, and be patient on getting where you want to be . Go for it.
Worst thing about barbering?
Standing all day.
Highlight of your career so far?
Being taught and working alongside so many hairdressing and barbering legends.
Favourite Quote?
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough
Party trick?
One handed press up whilst drinking whiskey
Describe each staff in one word?
Chris- Charismatic/Inspirational
Clare- Geniune/Honest
Cathal- Cheeky/Grumpy
Matty Y- Ambitious
KIm- Lovely
Emma- Adorable
Stefan- Enthusiastic
Jamie- Chilled
Diane - Artistic
Eoghan- Eager
Marty- Charmer 
Kala- Loyal
Matty- Entertaining
Denise- Kind

KIM TRAINOR

SENIOR BARBER / EDUCATOR

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Making someone feel confident in themselves. There's no better feeling than seeing your customers walk out with a smile on their face.
Best part of working in BT45? 
Knowing that your part of the best team in Magherafelt and the craic and the family setting in here provides. 
Favorite go to product?
Boost Powder
Favorite cut to do?
Skin Fade
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Alan Beak, Clare Mc Donnell
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
Taylor Lautner
What does the future hold for you?
Work, Family and happiness i hope
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
Marry - Clare , Snog - Emma, Kill - Cathal (but i love him really)
What is your position in shop?
Master Barber
Describe you personal style?
Girly but no real style per say
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Go for it. Learn from your mistakes and dont stop till you are at the top. 
Worst thing about barbering?
Standing all day cutting someones hair that hasn't washed in a month. 
Highlight of your career so far?
Meeting Alan Beak 
Favorite Quote?
Life is short stop wasting time.
Party trick?
Can erase entire memory after 3 drinks.
Describe each staff in one word?
Clare - Idol
Emma - Perfect
Megan - Witty
Chris - Intutive
Cathal - Pre Menstrual
Matty - Grafter
Kala - Mental
Stefan - Wee Darling
Eoghan - Mumbler
Jamie - Floater
Marty - King
Denise - Big sis
Diane - Frisky
Matty - Insane

MATTY ROBINSON

SENIOR STYLIST

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Giving a good haircut.
Best part of working in BT45?
Working with mad people.
Favorite go to product?
Label m Paste 
Favorite cut to do?
Creative Restyle 
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Britney and Guy Tang 
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
Katie Price 
What does the future hold for you?
Being the best i can be.
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
Marry- myself, Snog-Emma and Kill- Kala.
What is your position in shop?
Hairdresser/Barber
Describe you personal style?
lethal.
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Go for it you will love it.
Worst thing about barbering?
Hair sticking into your skin.
Highlight of your career so far?
Meeting the BT45 staff.
Favorite Quote?
Bout ye!!
Party trick?
Ha Ha you all know its a dancer!
Describe each staff in one word?
Diane- Devilish 
Kala-Smart ass
Emma- Sweet
Clare- Motor Mouth
Megan- Comical
Kim- Physcho
Denise- Hottie
 Matty Y- Fashionista
Jamie-Chancer
 Stefan- Giant
Chris- Stripper
Cathal- Unknown 
Marty- Portrait 
Eoghan- Tries

MATTY YOUNG

SENIOR BARBER / MANAGER (BT80) / EDUCATOR

What is your favorite thing about barbering? 
Best part of working in BT45? 
Favorite go to product?
Favorite cut to do?
Role Models/Inspiration (3)?
Which celebrity would you most like to cut?
What does the future hold for you?
Out of BT45 staff who would marry, snog, kill?
What is your position in shop?
Describe you personal style?
What advice would you give to someone thinking about barbering?
Worst thing about barbering?
Highlight of your career so far?
Favorite Quote?
Party trick?
Describe each staff in one word?