Name: Thomas Robinson
Position: salon owner, Barber, and Retired Goalkeeper
How long have you worked for the salon?
May 2007 Started working at Tom’s formerly Wendy’s, Renting a chair offering barbering services. I purchased the Wendy’s May 2008 change the name to Tom’s
Do you have any special roles within the hairdressing industry or any extra qualifications or awards?
In 2020 I won an election to represent the East Midlands, on the board of the National Hair beauty Federation, with this responsibility has elected to represent the Federation, on the board for the Barbers Council.
In 2018, I attended Mike Taylor Academy, to achieve highest qualification in barbering. I’ve also completed my level 2 & 3 in training and education.
2000 came runner-up in the national gents commercial hairstyle, competition in the NEC Birmingham
What do you love about the salon?
I love the laid back a chilled relaxed atmosphere, great music (if I say so myself, thank God the spotify)
I love the great team I have here, how everyone loves what they do, how everybody’s obsessed about hair, and enjoy coming to work (or should I say socialise)
Hello there about your hobbies interest particularly anything unusual or quirky ?
My dream job would be 3rd choice goalkeeper for any Premier league team.
I’m sports obsessed, football obsessed, could talk about Lincoln City all day long.
I also love films, top three are Point break, Mighty Ducks and Wolf of Wall Street