Meet Garry Farr, the Owner/ Director & Business Manager of Anthony James Hair Salon in Halifax…

How long have you been a stylist?

I started in the industry back in the ’70s working in a prestigious salon in Bradford. I have been a Colour Technician and educator for 5 different brands before meeting Joanne and coming back in the salon.

What do you love about being a hairdresser?

 I love the business side because you have the chance to build something great.

What inspired you to become a hairdresser?

Every business person that wants to build a great team and company.

What is your ultimate ambition?

My ambition is to help build Anthony James to be the most respected salon for both hairdressing and a place to work in the area.

How would you describe yourself in three words?

Fun-loving, kind and honest.

Tell us a fun fact about you…

I didn’t pass my driving test until I was 40.