Marc Harris Has been a mainstay on Boston’s beauty scene for over 30 years. A master stylist, Harris is recognized for both his precise hairstyling techniques and for his astute business skills. He helms three eponymous hair salons in Boston: the original and flagship location on trendy Newbury Street; a salon at the Equinox Sports Club in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel; and a Salon/Spa location in the Financial District along Boston’s waterfront. His salons are well-known for their unique combination of cutting-edge style with a relaxed atmosphere and down-to-earth service. Harris’ efforts have won him accolades across Boston and beyond, including over 30 Best of Boston awards, plus recognition from both local and national media. Harris has appeared on many television and online networks as both a fashion and industry expert. Co-founder of Salon Week, Harris saw an opportunity to connect premium salons with potential clients in an innovative and streamlined manner, helping to raise salon visibility and introduce the next generation of clients to premium salons and their services.
Born and raised in South Boston, Harris’ competitive spirit and exacting eye was a perfect match for the demanding salon industry. He oversees the efforts of almost 100 employees across his three locations. His salons feature an in-company training program recognized as a benchmark standard of excellence in the industry for developing, attracting and retaining talent. When he’s not manning the wheel at his salons, Harris also enjoys exercise, fashion, and photography.