Who We Are

Our people embody our brand.  Over the past seven years, blow has built a dynamic  team of talented & passionate people – all integral to growing the brand across our services, product and education businesses.  In addition to the core team who gather at blow’s world headquarters in NYC’s Meatpacking district, the Company also has a robust network supporting our manufacturing & distribution, and sales & marketing efforts.  For more information about joining Blow’s growing team, contact us.

David Maleh

David Maleh

David Maleh
CEO

David spent years helping grow his family business into one the largest privately owned apparel companies in the US. Looking for his next venture after selling his ownership, he found a perfect opportunity in blow. Recognizing its leadership position in the blow dry space, he joined the company as CEO. David’s vast knowledge and experience are helping propel the business to new heights.

STUART SKLAR

STUART SKLAR

STUART SKLAR
Founder & President

Stuart is a beauty industry expert with over 20 years experience creating and building successful international brands for Fortune 500 companies such as L’Oreal, Avon and Coty. Having worked in every beauty category and distribution channel, Stuart was eager to start his own business and apply his broad industry knowledge, insights and entrepreneurial spirit.

Jen Denton

Jen Denton

Jen Denton
Founder & Advisor

One of blow’s original founders, Jen first sharpened her entrepreneurial skills alongside her restaurateur husband. Opening the country's first blow dry bar was a natural endeavor. Building a strong company culture and elevating the client experience has been Jen's passion and focus. Currently Jen acts as an advisor on the retail side of the business and lives in the West Village with her husband and two boys.

Julie Flakstad

Julie Flakstad

Julie Flakstad
Founder & Advisor

Julie is one of the original founders of blow. Following her dream of starting a business, Julie helped build the brand from the ground up. With an MBA from Columbia Business School, Julie has held a variety of marketing & strategy positions for companies in the US & Europe including American Express, Telenor and IBM. Today, Julie advises on Blow's brand strategy as well as the Company's creative and marketing efforts. She lives in Old Greenwich, CT with her husband and two children.

Diana Pratasiewicz

Diana Pratasiewicz

Diana Pratasiewicz
blowpro Sales Manager

Jaimie Turner

Jaimie Turner

Jaimie Turner
blowpro Planning Manager