Denise DeLuccia
Owner /Sr. Designer/MakeUp Artist

Denise began her career in 1999 and has since attended advanced education at some of the best academies in hair design, cut, style and color (including REDKEN 5th Avenue, Toni And Guy Advanced Academy, Joico’s A.I. Academy and The Powder Group to name a few). She has trained with the best in the industry. Denise continues her quest for cutting-edge style technique multiple times a year.

Denise’s repertoire includes coloring, cutting techniques and makeup expertise that always creates the personalized and fashionable look you are hoping for. The love of what she creates coupled with an impressive resume is more than apparent when you walk through the door at Industrie Hair Gurus. Certified through SoCap, the industry leader for hair extensions, Denise will infuse vibrant color and natural-looking length that your friends, family and co-workers will notice right away. In addition to adding length and volume, Denise is skilled in smoothing and anti-frizzing the most unruly hair. She is certified in Keratin Complex Therapy and Botanical Keratin Treatment.

Whether you are setting out to impress or you just want to look your best, Denise will make it happen for you. Her work has been featured on The Wendy Williams Show,Ambush Makeover, various WB11 news spots, in several metropolitan fashion shows, and in print in “NY Bride”. Denise is now the co-owner of Industrie Hair Gurus.

Doreen Papathanasiou
Owner /
Sr. Designer

Doreen has been a steady leader in the industry for over 30 years. She has completed advanced training at both the Toni & Guy Advanced Hairdressing Academy and the Redken Exchange on Fifth Avenue. Through the years, she has gained vast and varied experience in women and men’s haircuts and styling, as well as all phases of hair coloring and difficult color correction. She is certified by SoCap Hair Extensions and the luxurious Botanical Keratin Treatment, the latest in smoothing and relaxing hair to achieve the look our clients love to show off.

Doreen enjoys working with her clients to create amazing styles and color that suit their personality, lifestyle and image. Her success as a premier stylist in the New York metropolitan area is directly a result of her passion for what she does and the artistry she achieves time and again. Her clients are fiercely loyal and are the first ones to recommend their friends.

Laura Petruccelli
Master Colorist/Sr. Designer

Laura has experience, passion and commitment to life long learning. I strive to keep my guests up to date with the latest trends, products and tools to keep their hair looking great long after they leave the salon. With an arsenal of tips and tricks to manage their hair on a daily basis, they return on their next visit looking just as fabulous. This is my ultimate goal.

Experience: Over 30 years behind the chair. Including fashion shows, runway, magazine print, photo shoots and make overs.

Passion: Guests look and feel their very best through my talents, artistry and recommendations. Reinventing myself and those who seek my services time after time.

Commitment: Redken Certified Colorist, Master Colorist -Joico Attends Color, Cutting and Style Classes; TIGI, Redken, Joico Leaders of the Industry, Artist and Shows in NYC and Connecticut Internet Education, E-plomas in all phases of hair dressing.

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Claudia Kowaleski
Master Colorist/Sr. Designer

Claudia has always known that being a hairstylist was her calling. Born and raised in Colombia, Claudia began her career in the industry at the age of 17. Claudia attended beauty school in Columbia and Parisian Academy in Hackensack, NJ. She began her career in the US studying and working with Haruo Noro. Now 25 years later, Claudia is still passionate about making  people feel and look beautiful every day.  Claudia’s vast experience has allowed her the opportunity to make many people happy by getting to know and understand each of her client’s needs. Every person who sits in Claudia’s chair receives individualized and customized attention and service.  One of her many achievements includes her involvements in New York Fashion week.   She is certified in various Keratin Smoothing Treatments and Japanese Hair Straightener , she is also certified in both Redken and Wella  color.


Dina Marie SanteroDinaIHG-74
Master Colorist/Sr. Designer

Dina began her career in the hair industry over 11 years ago. Dina’s passion and calling in this industry meant creative freedom and a chance to help other people discover their personal beauty. In 2004, Dina graduated from Roman Academy of Beauty Culture and began training very strictly on a one on bases with a world renound artistic director and master stylist. Dina did continual and advanced education through the Tigi Acedemy, Wella, Redken, Aveda Advance Color, SoCap extensions. Dina still attends many in-house and academy classes in her craft to stay current, up on trends, inspire others  and herself, so that she can allow herself to be the master stylist to her amazing clients.

Suzanne MirraSueIHG-27
Nail Designer

Suzanne has been doing nails for over 20 years. Before joining Industrie Hair Gurus, Suzanne, who likes to be called Sue, was a salon owner for 16 years. Sue specializes in are manicures, pedicures, tips, Gel, Vinylux and nail art.


Hana Hendricks
Jr.  Designer

Hana has always enjoyed the freedom of creativity when it came to hair from the young age of 7 years old. Never has she thought of it to be a career choice until the age of 22. There, she attended and graduated from the cosmetology program at Morris County Vocational Tech in 2013.

Hana has 3 years of experience as an intern with Industrie Hair Gurus and is prepared to start working with clients. Hana loves everything the industry has to offer, but she is most passionate in cuts and color (balayage /hair painting) Hana has attended a 4 day Redken Cut and Know why class, as well as Wella Hair Painting class, and is also certified in Academy pro hair extensions.

Kelsey Grycan
Jr. Designer/Makeup Artist

Kelsey has always had a passion when it came to making people feel beautiful through hair and makeup. Even now, that is her true passion when it comes to the beauty industry. Kelsey is a graduate of Capri Institute of Paramus and earned her certification in Academy Pro Hair Extensions and Makeup Forever applications. Kelsey has always enjoyed formulating colors and using people’s head’s as the perfect canvas to create unique, customized “murals” with Pravana’s fantasy colors. She loves continuing education to be up with all the new trends and styles

Denise Santero
Jr. Designer

Denise has always had a passion for doing hair. She graduated from Roman Academy in Hawthorne, NJ in 2012 and has been doing hair for 4 years. She strives to make every client feel beautiful from the moment they walk in to the moment they leave. Denise loves continuing her education to put use the latest techniques & make your hair fabulous long after you leave.

Front Desk Staff:
Natalie Readon                 Lori Rovnyak                     Sharon Usinowicz
Makeup Artist

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Cut, color, and style!