Sean Taaffe

Immediate Past President

Sean Taaffe is the owner of Sean Taaffe Hair & Beauty Salons and Training Academies in Kerry which was first established in Killorglin in 1989. Since then the company has expanded 6 times, with locations in Killarney, Tralee and Killorglin and a team of 60 talented professionals.

2018 will see Sean Taaffe in Business 29 years. This no mean feat and has been proved so with a ray of business awards to the Sean Taaffe name including the ‘Irish Hairdressing Business Awards overall winner’.

At Sean Taaffe, education is the key to their success and to this end Sean invests heavily in both in-salon education and courses and seminars both in Ireland and abroad. They also provide hairdressing education for the school leavers and advanced education to the qualified hairdresser in either of their two training facilities Killarney or Tralee or on site in individual salons. They also organise regular seminars and workshops with some of the biggest names in Hairdressing from Ireland and abroad.

Sean has been a member of Team Ireland for many years with great success winning the team medals at the OMC World Hairdressing Championships in Frankfurt. He is also a Next Generation Educator for Alfaparf.

Sean Taaffe Salon is a proud member of Intercoiffure Ireland.