MEET THE TEAM

MEET TEAM EXSALONCE

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Tony Odisho
Owner | Master Stylist | Creative Director

A renowned leader in the industry of premium hair extensions, Tony Odisho is the innovator behind some of the country’s most beautiful looks. However, his true passion lies in his ability to unlock an individual’s most confident self. Tony connects with his clients, getting to know their personalities and lifestyles in order to tailor their cut, color, and style to perfectly compliment the rest of who they are. Tony is also the President and CEO of Tony Odisho Extensions as well as the Ostia Collection, a revolutionary hair care line expertly designed to maintain the health and beauty of both natural hair and extensions.

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Tomas
Senior Stylist (Level 4)

After completing his education in 2005, Tomas has been making strides as a stylist, honing his skills and moving up in the industry. While he was in school, he worked at My Secret Salon. In 2008, he became certified in applying Tony Odisho hair extensions and he started working here at Exsalonce. He worked his way up from an assistant to a Level 4 stylist during his years here, perfecting his craft and continuing his education. In 2014, he moved to Texas and worked there for a few years. Now, he has finally returned home to Exsalonce and is excited to continue his hair styling journey here!

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Julia
New Artist

A native Chicago local, Julia has been in love with the beauty industry her whole life. After attending Paul Mitchell the School Chicago, Julia, a makeup artist and a hairstylist has been specializing in men’s haircutting while on the search for a Salon home only to be lucky enough to find Exsalonce. Being an MUA and a hairstylist Julia loves enhancing clients natural beauty but also enjoys doing avant-garde looks and styles.

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Madelyn
Business Development & Marketing Manager

With a background in business development and marketing, Madelyn handles client outreach and development of the salon. She is working hard to increase our client base and retention, and is beyond excited to see what fun new ideas she can bring to Exsalonce!

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Alex
Level 3 Stylist and Hair Extension Specialist

Alex hails from Mexico, received his training in Europe, and has found a home here in Chicago. He specializes in color, loves to do a balayage, is Tony Odisho Extension Certified, and enjoys creating new experiences with his clients.

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Nicholas
New Artist

After graduating from Pivot Point in early 2019, Nicholas was recruited by Tony to join the New Artist Program and eventually work his way up to having his own chair as a stylist at Exsalonce. Nicholas is skilled in cut and color, with a passion for fashion forward cuts, updos and styling.

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Morgan
Front Desk Receptionist

Coming from a customer service and retail background with a love for the beauty industry, Morgan makes a great addition to the Exsalonce team. Morgan is not only here to assist you with booking your appointment needs, but to make sure your entire experience from the time you walk in the door to the time you leave is nothing but the best!