Owner/Artisan, Nicholas has been in the industry for seventeen years and has been crafting his talents in Bergen County through all of it. With seven+ seasons at New York City Fashion week under his belt, years of education at the acclaimed House of Bumble, the Oribe Studios, Goldwell Academy, and countless hours of dedication to his Craft, Nicholas has embarked on a new journey as the creator of Craft+Theory. Here he envisions building a team who is just as passionate about the Craft as he is.
Kelsey Peck | Chief of Media + Content, Salon Coordinator
Kelsey brings the love of fashion + beauty to Craft + Theory while she pursues her degree in Business Marketing. Her love of lip gloss, nail polish + music make her the perfect fit for our team.
Meagan Branco | Stylist I
Barbie dolls being a frequent client of Meg's as a child, instilled the feeling of wanting more from the hair industry as she got older. She has worked hard at honing her skills, has completed the C+T Academy of Core Services, and continues to pursue excellence as she progresses through the Advanced Training of the C+T Academy. Meg is also a leader in salon with Hair Extensions and Keratin Smoothing Treatments.
Gabrielle Conzo | Stylist II
Starting off at a young age Gab always knew cosmetology was her passion. From theater makeup to wig application and styling, she loves to take on anything the industry provides. A 5yr vet of the beauty industry with experience from both NYC + NJ, Gab is a Certified Goldwell Master Stylist in hair color and also our Oribe Ambassador keeping Craft+Theory well connected to the brand.
Isabella Antonucci | Stylist I, MUA
“Bell’s” love for make-up is what initially brought her into the industry and as she progressed through her education, a love for all things beauty emerged. She has completed the C+T Academy of Core Services and continues to thrive with a make-up brush in hand. Bell is certified in Keratin Smoothing Treatments and continues her path through the C+T Advanced Academy courses.
Spenser Nelles | Artisan Stylist
It all started in college for Spenser. Haircuts for the football team to be exact. Once he got the bug, he knew a career in hair was his next move. After barbering for 2+ yrs, Spenser felt there was something more to be gained from our craft, and then began the journey in women’s hair. He fell in love, and hit the ground running. “This industry gave me life”, he says. Smiles on his guests’ faces, the conversations, to making people’s hair goals become reality is what makes him tick.
Rachel Asher-Lopez | Stylist II
A stylist for 3+ yrs, lover of art, Rachel knew that making people feel beautiful was job she wouldn’t take lightly. Being able to transform guests with both cutting and coloring and making those people feel like the best version of themselves is what inspires Rachel on a daily basis.