Emerson Salon Leasing Opportunity

If you’re ready to be your own boss….and would like control of your hair career

 in a GREAT location in Seattle —

Emerson Salon could be a great fit for you!

**Inquiries are to be submitted via EMAIL, and phone call or walk-in inquiries will NOT be considered. Please include references, resume, examples of your work, and information about your specialties.**

  1. We are all independent hair stylists and barbers creating fantastic hair in one of the fastest growing neighborhoods in Seattle. We love what we do and we cater to an eclectic mix of clientele!
  2. Our space has high ceilings, great light and is maintained by on-site owners.  The salon can see heavy foot traffic of regular clients, retail product and service walk-ins.
  3. Emerson Salon is conveniently located on Capitol Hill in Seattle, WA within blocks of the light rail, Metro buses, and the First Hill Streetcar. Our storefront is on street level  in the Pike/Pine Corridor.
  4. We are seeking stylists or barbers with 3+ yrs experience who are ready to take their hair career to the next level.
  5. We have space for 1 Full Time (4-6 days) or Part Time (2-3 days) renter.
  6. Stations are available to lease for 2 (at minimum) – 6 days (maximum) per week.
  7. The salon is open 6 days a week. We are closed on Mondays for Salon Cleaning and Education opportunities.
  8. Lease Rates are determined per days of the week your station is leased.

            (Initial lease is for a 3 month period, with an option to sign a longer term 6- month or one-year contract following successful completion of the trial period. There is no increase to your base day rate during the trial period {Currently $55.00/day.}


What Does Being An Independent

Stylist or Barber mean?

– As individual small business owners, we each operate all aspects of our small businesses from leased stations within Emerson Salon, including establishing our individual salon appointment hours, available services, and booking our clients’ appointments.

– We are all properly licensed with the City, State, and Department of Licensing, in accordance with the laws of WA State, including carrying our own insurance liability in accordance with WA State Salon Shop licensing regulations.

What Is Included in My Chair Rental?

-Chair rental includes space access on the days you work, all utilities, back bar (Kevin Murphy, MoroccanOil, and Loma), towels, storage lockers and shelf space in the dispensary, continuing education opportunities in-salon, and monthly common areas cleaning service.

– Customized profile on our website with your picture and any website/social media links and online booking link you utilize. www.emersonsalon.com

-Ongoing salon marketing on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and salon blog.

-Free Online Booking Platform (with additional “Smart Marketing” Features at no cost to you!)

-Quarterly in-salon educational classes taught by brand educators.

-Storefront advertising & access to walk-ins.

-Complimentary Back Bar Shampoo and Conditioner, Barbicide, Towels, and Capes.

If you don’t want to provide your own supplies and color inventory , you have access to Kevin.Murphy, It&Ly, and Pravana haircolor and associated supplies; you only pay for the amount you use.


Background On Us

Salon ownership is run by experienced professionals, Lancer Forney-McMahon and D’Arcy Harrison. Combined, they have experience of almost 35 years in the salon industry and have been successful at Emerson Salon since 2008. They will support your success and offer free mentoring (if desired), as they aim to empower your success and longevity!