Shannon Briggs-Hack

Shannon Briggs-Hack, Voted Best Colorist 2013

A talented stylist and colorist, Shannon Briggs Hack has been a senior celebrity stylist at Janet St. Paul Studio For Hair since 2011. She has 12 years of styling experience in New York. This experience, coupled with her warm personality and passion for style, makes her a multitalented and charismatic member of the Janet St. Paul team.

“Shannon’s warmth and southern charm always makes me feel at home”

In 1997, Shannon made the move to New York City and began an apprenticeship with John Sahag. Soon after, she began working with Beth and Carmine Minardi, of Minardi Salon NYC, one of New York’s leading salons, and quickly went from an assistant to the hair salon’s Senior Director. For 12 years, Shannon spent her time working in the salon and traveling with the Minardi team educating for hair color companies, such as Wella and Redken.

In 2008 Shannon’s desire to get back to her southern roots and a better quality of life led her to say goodbye to New York City and make a new home in downtown Austin. While in Austin, Shannon has continued working and training for JOICO Haircolor with Beth Minardi, a 25 year New York salon owner and celebrity hair colorist. In addition to this experience, Shannon has been Great Lengths hair extension certified for 10 years and is also on their Preferred Stylist list.

Shannon has been published in Austin Monthly (contributing editor, 2009), San Antonio Monthly, Martha Stewart Weddings, Modern Salon, Celebrity Hairstyles, and Bride Magazine and styled the hair for the 2008 Oscar De La Renta Bridal Show at NYC fashion week. Her online publication credits include The Knot, Style Me Pretty, Green Wedding Shoes, and 100 Layer Cake During her time in NYC, Shannon also had the opportunity to style celebrities such as Stockard Channing, Christie Brinkley, and Tatum O’Neal.