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1978 - STARTUP Starts hairdressing apprenticeship with Glemby International salon, Grimsby.
1980 Moves to Manchester to join Pierre Alexandre.
1993 Homesick! Moves back to Manchester as Colour Director for Toni & Guy. Colours Victoria Beckham’s hair.
1996 Craving the metropolitan buzz. Moves from Manchester to Mayfair to the Nicky Clarke salon.
1998 Salon hops to Richard Ward Hair Salon as Senior Technical Director.
2002
Publicist client mentions to Shaun he tells a good story. Encourages him to write a book. I Wanna Be Blonde is published revealing Shaun’s insider tips.
2003 LIGHT BULB MOMENT Has his light bulb moment for Tangle Teezer.

Starts R&D for which is to become the first professional detangling hair tool.
2005 Tangle Teezer getting ready for market. Remortgages flat to finance launch of TT.2007Showcases on Dragons’ Den. Turned up at Pinewood Studios and turned down by the Dragons’.
2007 - EARLY BUSINESS PLAN A SUCCESS Second year turns a profit. Introduces Compact Styler and Magic Flowerpot inspired by consumer feedback.
2008 - BOOTS JUMP ON BOARD. Our first shop window! Seal of commercial approval for the brand.
2009 Sales, both in professional and consumer in the UK show rapid growth. Global market wakes up to the power of TT.
2011 Overwhelmed by positive press. Industry and magazine awards top 14 in total. Used by session stylists backstage at fashion shows.
Jan 2012 Working with Aardman Digital for a Shaun The Sheep online game.
Baa-rilliant!

PLAY THE GAME
March 2012 - SALON ELITE Salon Elite launches exclusively for salon – Shaun hasn’t forgotten his roots! Salon Elite Salon Elite
May 2012 Drum roll: wins a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation.
July 2012 - AQUA SPLASH Aqua Splash, the first water-loving detangling hairbrush launches. Another first in innovation. Aqua Splash Aqua Splash
October 2012
Tangle Teezer wins CoolBrands status - an eclectic collection of some of the coolest brands in Britain.
Also awarded Harper’s Bazaar Beauty Hot 100 as Best Hair Essential.
January 2013
Bright and punchy, neon coloured Magic Flowerpots launched along with Matty, Muffin and the Hair Fairy! Their story can be read here –

KIDS' PAGE
March 2013
Victoria Beckham tweets to her 5 million followers on Tweeter that she thinks Magic Flowerpot is super cute!

The most wanted model-of-the-moment Cara Delevingne pulls a Tangle Teezer out of her bag! Have a watch here:

YOU TUBE
April 2013
We hit New York City at the International Beauty Show where top make-up artist Pat McGrath swings by with her entourage to say hello.
June 2013
Announced as a finalist in the USA for Cosmetic Innovator of The Year Awards for Aqua Splash
December 2013 A fabulous ending to 2013!

Tangle Teezer charts number 19 in The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 - we're the 19th fastest growing company in the UK!
January 2014
Shaun P is the cover star for US publication behindthechair.com