Founder and Stylist David Wilson, came to San Francisco from Australia with a passion for spectacular hair and a mission to provide outstanding client service. Since the opening of Bladerunners Hair Studio in San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district in 1992, he has done just that.
David brought with him the philosophy that a hair salon should not only offer exceptional services but that it should also be a collaborative atmosphere that trains and inspires the next generation of San Francisco hair stylists.
Bladerunners offers a unique assistant/apprentice training program for bright, up and coming stylists. Our stylist frequent in salon technical and creative fashion forward classes, sharing knowledge and experience, we work as a team for inspiration and always to challenge our selves to work outside the box. Hosting other acclaimed educators for trainings in our salon, partnering with Bumble and Bumble and utilizing Toni and Guy teaching methods in our assistant/apprentice training program. By frequently sending our stylists to New York and Los Angeles for advanced classes, the salon maintains a fresh and modern approach to styling hair.
The salon serves as a model of what can be accomplished when the best and brightest work together to motivate and inspire each other. The result is many loyal Bladerunners clientele, who know that each appointment will not only meet their expectations, but exceed them.