Joanne is an award-winning business woman, stylist and mentor who brings more than three decades of experience to her salon. She also works internationally as an educator for our core hair line, Eufora, enhancing the knowledge and skills of salon owners and stylists in cutting, color and business acumen. Her credentials as a visionary colorist and her interest in environmentally friendly, quality product lines have made her a sought after consultant. She received her Master Colorist Certification with Schwartzkopf in 2010, and later travelled to Italy to assist in the creation of EuforaColor, a revolutionary color line by Eufora International. Dedicated to nurturing inner and outer beauty, she has created a vibrant and vital space that transforms the salon experience.
Jackie comes from a family of hairdressers and joined the Colors team in 2012 after training at Winnipeg Technical College. A gold medal winner in the Skills Manitoba competition which showcases excellence in trades and technology, she puts her passion into practice, specializing in woman’s short cutting, color placement, and working with multiple shades of blonde hair.
Perhaps it was an omen that Colors’ owner Joanne Rempel gave Courtney her first hair cut. The talented stylist fell in love with the industry and trained at College Sturgeon Heights Collegiate before coming to Colors in 2015. She is a gold medal winner in the Skills Manitoba competition and continued to the nationals where she placed fourth in Canada. Courtney specializes in barbering and color
Patti started in the health industry in 1973 and brings an impressive resume as a health and wellness specialist, including more than 20 years as a clinical dietician, a health educator and a public health nutritionist. Through education, motivation and planning and support, her goal is to assist people in making positive changes in nutrition and lifestyle to improve their overall health.
Courtney brings 10 years of business training to the salon but it is her warm and welcoming personality and stellar skills in customer service that make her a valuable member of our team. As well as managing and scheduling staff and booking clients and special events, she strives to deliver consistent and attentive customer care.
Janessa trained through Steinbach Regional High School and graduated with distinction in June 2011 with a major in hair styling and a minor in nail technology. She joined our team in 2011 and was awarded the Apprenticeship highest achievement award. She specializes in working with blonde hair, fantasy colors and color corrections, as well as gels, nail art and lashes.
Javier is a talented and intuitive stylist who started in the industry in 1985 and owned a salon in Columbia, South America, before joining the Colors team in 2017. A master in his craft and a skilled architect of hair, he is passionate about making his clients look beautiful and feel confident. Javier specializes in long hair and bridal styles.
Rhonda is a Raindrop Technique therapist and essential oil specialist, helping our guests experience the power of pure essential oils. She began exploring the healing essence of plant extracts when she and her family were unable to get relief from traditional Western medicine, and eventually opened her own essential oil company. Her interest in holistic health led to study in the Raindrop technique, bringing balance to the body using a combination of reflexology, aromatherapy and massage. Rhonda takes private appointments in the salon to discuss the benefits of pure essential oils and offers Raindrop Technique by appointment.
Krista broke into the beauty business at the age of 13, assisting her aunt Joanne Rempel in local salons. The graduate of Winnipeg Technical College joined the Colors family at its inception in 2003, growing her clientele and developing her creative talents. She excels in cutting-edge cuts and colors and interpreting trends, as well as the use of hair extensions to transform fine or short hair into luxurious tresses.
Stylist, Esthetician, Lash Artist, Makeup & Skin Care Educator
Jordan has been working in the family business since its inception and began studying formally in esthetics at Capelli Academy in Winnipeg in 2009. She expanded her education with training in hairstyling, lash art and makeup, and is now a skin care and makeup educator for Canadian cosmetics brand SST. As well as a gifted colorist, she specializes in gel nails and eyebrows.
Amy is a talented young designer who offers a wide range of services in hair design and makeup, including body paint, special effects and fantasy glam. Her work has appeared in art shows and photo shoots and she has facilitated training for high school students in theatrical and fantasy makeup. She employs that same creative energy in her cuts and colors, specializing in blondes and reds. Amy graduated from the Salon Professional Academy in 2015 and joined Colors in 2018.
Brianna took esthetics training as part of her secondary school education and joined the Colors team in 2017. After graduation she advanced her skill set with additional courses and is considering a future career as an industry educator. Committed and creative, clients love her effervescent personality as well as her talents. She specializes in lash extensions and shellac manicures.
Little but lovable, Lacey came to Colors in 2016 in the arms of her owner Jordan Rempel. As well prompting smiles and enthusiast pats from our guests, our four-legged friend creates camaraderie and reminds us of the importance of the life/work balance. Lacey specializes in treats, short walks and snoozing.