Meet the Instructor

Steven Wren

Steven Wren, the proprietor of "Steven Brandon Hair Studio" in Bloomingdale, Illinois, is an accomplished barber with multiple awards to his name. As the owner of the Sola Salon Suite, he recognizes the importance of cultivating relationships both within and outside of the salon. In 2015, Steven established the renowned "FadeAway Barber and Beauty Summit" with the aim of showcasing the skills of aspiring students, professional barbers, and cosmetologists. Over the years, the summit has evolved into one of Illinois' most highly anticipated barber and beauty events.

Steven's expertise and success have garnered recognition, leading to his selection as a "Face of Sola" brand ambassador among over 17,000 Sola Salon suite owners. He has also co-emceed the annual Sola Session event. Furthermore, Steven serves as a seasoned barber educator and platform for the esteemed Wahl Clipper Company. His contributions to the industry have been highlighted in notable digital and print publications, and in 2021, he was honored as one of the Modern Salon's Top 100 industry game changers. This inspiring individual has actively engaged in virtual and in-person collaborations, participating in industry panel discussions, webinars, podcasts and motivational platforms.