Yoshi Akaneya

1976: Starts career at a salon in Midtown Manhattan as a hair stylist.
1980: Gains attention as the top stylist at a salon in Uptown Manhattan.
Airs commercials on cable tv and popularity soars among local Japanese.
1981: Opens Akane Salon as the first Japanese Salon in New Jersey (Fort Lee).
1985: Moves Akane Salon to New York (Hartsdale).
Participates in CLAIROL’s Color Seminar as a hair stylist.
1988: Takes part in the International Beauty Show as a member of the prestigious CLAIROL Team.
1994: Opens Salon Tomo in Fort Lee (under partnership).
2006: Opens Manish in Midtown Manhattan (under partnership).