Thursday 19 April 2018

Profits double for hair stylist Bradshaw

Dylan Bradshaw has styled the hair of Amy Huberman
Dylan Bradshaw has styled the hair of Amy Huberman

Gordon Deegan

Accumulated profits at the main firm of celebrity hair stylist Dylan Bradshaw more than doubled to €222,789 last year.

That is according to new accounts filed by Dylan Bradshaw Salons Ltd, which show that the firm's cash pile almost tripled from €57,703 to €153,559.

The accounts show that accumulated profits at the firm jumped from €109,683 to €222,789 in the 12 months to the end of June last

Bradshaw counts U2, Amy Huberman, Victoria Smurfit and Cecelia Ahern as just some of his clients. The work of Bradshaw and his creative team has appeared in the pages of Vogue UK, Vogue US, Bazaar, and Rolling Stone magazine as well Irish Tatler, Image, VIP and U Magazines.

Numbers employed by the firm last year remained static at 19 with staff costs at €1.05m.

Remuneration for directors last year increased from €167,000 to €182,686 including pension costs of €8,000.

In a previous press interview, Bradshaw said: "People think it's wall-to-wall celebrities but 99pc of my clients are ordinary members of the public.

The Dubliner, who began his career aged 17 in Peter Mark, also operates a separate firm, Dylan Bradshaw Academy Ltd. That firm made a more modest profit last year of €17,889 and employs an additional five people.

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