Co-owner of Gold Hair Lounge & Blowout Bar with his wife Anna, Vancy is the man to visit when you are looking for a sick fade, or detailed razor work. With more than five years  specializing in men's cuts,  Van will ensure you leave with killer hair, time after time. Book online or pop in for a visit with Vancy!


European trained, North American inspired and winner of the 2013 North American Beauty Award – Michael is a proud member of the blonde mafia and will listen to you better than your husband. With more than ten years in the industry, he is a chemical smoothing treatment, colour formula and colour correction specialist. An ambassador for La Biosthetique, he is your go-to product professional. Ask and you shall learn! Trained in curly, textured hair, Michael is ready to reign in your curls or bring out their full potential!



​Lee is known for his fun, creative and positive energy. His attention to detail and passion about enhancing beauty makes him very sought after at Gold Hair Lounge. Whether it's creating beautiful makeup looks, producing amazing cuts and gorgeous colours or being on location for wedding hair and makeup Lee's ability to be easy-going and flexible allows him to bring out the best in any client and exceed expectations. 


Juned is Indian and European taught with 5+ years international experience. Trained at Enrich Academy in Mumbai and at Vidal Sassoon in London and Toni & Guy London. Juned has worked with Toni & Guy  for London Fashion Week. Juned loves to do fashion haircuts & colour, Updo styling and Blowouts. Let him take care of you with his passionate work.



As the newest addition to our team, Michaela has travelled across the country to adopt new skills and inspiration in the West Coast hair industry. She is very passionate about hair and customer service; she believes in putting herself into her work to help her clients top off their confidence with beautifully suited hair. Come see Michaela for anything from a simple trim and root touch to a full makeover.



​Mary has been a hairstylist for 15+ years. She loves transformations and providing a custom look that brings out your personality. She is Aveda and Bumble & bumble trained. Specializing in cuts, ombre, balayage, extensions form fusion tape, tape in weaves and micro links. She is looking forward to bringing out your inner beauty!


With 10 years as a short hair specialist and 4 years as a barber educator, M is very passionate about clean geometric looks with strong silhouettes. They have a strong knowledge of hair structure that aids in longevity of a haircut's shape and life. M derives inspiration from movement and structure in designer garments, composition and balance in photography, as well as dimensions and textures in sound design.




Originally from Nanaimo, Irene is a former psychology major turned hairstylist. After years of self experimentation and graduating from hair school in 2021, Irene is excited to join Gold's team as our newest assistant and to take their creativity to the next level. They are planning to specialize in fashion colour, balayage, and highlights. In addition to cut and colour, Irene also dabbles in makeup, braiding, and synthetic dreadlock extension installation.