Ryan Nicoletti-Dowd is the founder and Vision Director at WIGG. With 23 years experience in the industry Ryan has a great wealth of knowledge from working with celebrities, international Joico stage shows to award-winning British Hairdressing collections. Ryan is passionate about the art of hairdressing and in particular the freedom it allows him to create, enhance and inspire his clients and team. As an award winning hairdresser Ryan travels the world as a global ambassador for Joico throughout Europe, Scandinavia and the United States educating and showcasing his passion for hairdressing. WIGG hairdressing champions the international Joico product range and the fantastic long lasting results it gives our clients.
Ryan's career started in London where he developed his craft over 8 years giving him the platform to open his first salon at 27, where he built a team of 25 strong staff that gained a strong reputation in Caversham Berkshire. The desire to move to Henley-on-Thames and to meet the demand of his new client base Ryan opened WIGG a boutique salon in March 2011, in the opening year Ryan picked up the prestigious award of Southern Hairdresser of the Year at the British Hairdressing awards. WIGG has in a very short space of time gained a fantastic reputation due to the teams hard work and has now become a destination salon in Henley-on-Thames. Ryan’s vision is to create a unique and dynamic salon experience within a boutique salon environment where every client is guaranteed to receive a quality service and most importantly a fantastic new look.
STEVIE BUNCE / CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Stevie is our Creative Director at WIGG and has over 12 years experience in the industry. Stevie joined WIGG from London where she worked for GHD in Selfridges. During her 3 years with GHD Stevie was involved in creating and developing advertising campaigns along with styling for their catwalk shows. Stevie is a natural and passionate hairdresser and especially loves colour she gains her inspiration from fashion mags and social media, which transcends into the stylish and elegant results for her client’s. Stevie has a very open and relaxed relationship with her clients and as such has built a strong following of clients that love her work.
LOUIS WESOLOWSKI / DIRECTOR
Louis is a Director at WIGG and a raw talent with over 8 years industry experience, he as the perception of being a magician as he has the magic touch when it comes to hair, from cutting, styling to his famous hair ups and bouncy blow dry’s making him every girls best friend. Louis is a fun fashion forward guy with his finger on the button for the latest hair trends and colours. Like all of our term Louis is kind and warm hearted making him popular with his clients from stylised students to the chic Henley women they all receive his impeccable service and talent.
ALICIA ROBERTS / DIRECTOR
Alicia is a Director at WIGG, and has over 10 years experience in the industry. Alicia was trained and has worked with Ryan for over a decade making them a winning team. Alicia takes a very controlled and methodical approach to her craft allowing her to create breathtaking haircuts and the most seamless bob shapes. She is calm and has a natural way with clients, combining these two qualities makes her an understanding and thoughtful hairstylist resulting in a hugely loyal client base.
BECKY WALLACE / PREMIUM STYLIST
Becky is a Premium Stylist at WIGG and has been working in the industry for 5 years having been trained by Ryan. Becky specialises in colour and as much has a loyal following of clients who revel in her artistry. Her passion and in-depth knowledge of tones and strand colour means that clients leave with enviable locks. Becky as the youngest member of the team has a passion for music and the arts, which really comes through in her craft and keeps her at the forefront of the industry. A fun, young and passionate colourist an hour with Becky will leave you looking and feeling amazing.