Brenda Kocak // Owner, Master Stylist, Consultant, Coach
Brenda conceived the idea of building Modern Male in 2003. With a strong vision and teamwork Modern Male continues to be a leader in the men’s grooming industry. Brenda is committed to building leaders in the salon and spa industry through coaching and mentorship. She also finds time to keep her passion for cutting alive with limited hours behind the chair.
Jason // Master Designer
Before Jason took up residency in Columbus he started his career at the prestigious Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica, CA. While working behind the chair at a men’s salon in LA he also taught for Paul Mitchell. Jason has made a career of inspiring stylists and clients with his ability to connect and his skill in hair design.
Mel // Master Designer and Nail Tech
Mel studied for her career at the Ohio State School of Cosmetology. After years of specializing in men’s grooming and hair design she decided that this was her niche. Her attention to detail and passion for building results through her craft brought her to the realization that she wanted to work with the best. As a Master Designer at Modern Male, Mel will bring ideas and creativity to hair…
Courtney // Senior Stylist
Courtney has been cutting men’s hair exclusively for 11 years. After graduating from Ohio State School of Cosmetology in 2010 she recognized her passion for men’s grooming and has been pursuing it ever since. Courtney loves to create a positive and upbeat experience. She values personal relationships that she develops with her clientele. She believes the relationship and trust created with your stylist is just as important as the…
Jade // Senior Stylist
Jade Grew up in Crestline, Ohio where she first discovered her passion for hair. She attended Tri-Rivers Career Academy and began cutting hair in 2017. Jade’s goal is to make every client feel like the best version of themselves. She does this by bringing their confidence up with the best haircut possible.
Breelle // Senior Stylist
Breelle started her journey after graduating from the Ohio State School Of Cosmetology. She has done men’s hair exclusively for 11 years. She prides herself in her attention to detail and her ability to connect with her clients.
Melissa // Senior Designer
Melissa has worked with some of the industry’s top designers and continues to evolve her skills every day. Her passion for men’s hair design is bringing both trendy, and professional clients alike the most up to date styles to keep them looking and feeling their best.
Jordan // Senior Skincare, Waxing, and Nail Specialist
Jordan is a certified esthetician and is known for her holistic approach. Each facial starts with an in-depth skin analysis to identify the needs of each client. She provides a customized experience, promoting relaxation and skin regeneration. Jordan’s services–facials, waxing, and nail care–will keep you looking great from head to toe.
John // Licensed Massage Therapist
John comes to Modern Male with certification in Neuromuscular Therapy and a special talent and strength for deep tissue massage. Whether you are a weekend warrior, an athlete in training, or under stress at the office or home, his talents will enable you to feel your muscles and mind rejuvenated and ready for the next challenge.
Barbara // Spa Coordinator
Barbara is a long time veteran on the Modern Male team. As the spa coordinator, she handles all spa logistics, operations and client experience.
Nick // Media Specialist and Client Care
Nick grew up in Lima, Ohio and has a background in radio broadcasting and graphic design. Nick keeps our Instagram fresh and our Twitter up to the minute. When he is not busy keeping you informed with what is happening in Modern Male he is tending to your scheduling needs with our Client Care Team.