Inner City 100

2020 Inner City 100 Award

SALON 718 NAMED ONE OF NATION’S FASTEST-GROWING FIRMS IN UNDER-RESOURCED COMMUNITIES Salon 718 included in Initiative for a Competitive Inner City IC 100 Ranking (Brooklyn NY, December 8, 2020) – The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) announced that [salon]718 is a winner of the 2020 Inner City 100 (IC100) award which recognizes the…

Inner City 100

2021 Inner City 100 Award

SALON 718 NAMED ONE OF NATION’S FASTEST-GROWING FIRMS IN UNDER-RESOURCED COMMUNITIES Salon 718 included in Initiative for a Competitive Inner City IC 100 Ranking (Brooklyn NY, December 9, 2021) – The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) announced that [salon]718 is a winner of the 2021 Inner City 100 (IC100) award which recognizes the…

Gov Hochul & Michaella Blissett

Advocating for Childcare

Proud of #10KSmallBiz alumni Michaella Blissett Williams, Founder of [salon]718, recently advocated on 10,000 Small Businesses Voices priorities, including childcare. [salon]718 is grateful for Governor Kathy Hochul, for listening and taking action for small business owners and working parents.

Be a Brow Boss

by Juan, Level 1 Stylist Waking oneself up can be a task in and of itself. The rising sun signals the time for Brooklyn’s warriors to don their armor and prepare for the day ahead. Should that entail work, family tasks, personal duties, or play, a lot of people make the time in the morning to…

Double French Bw

Brooklyn on the Go [no dry menu]

We’ve come up with some fabulous no dry options for our guests who want to get in/out of the salon quickly and forego a blowdry. [fort greene] – suitable for curly & textured hair types, this quick style is big on the volume and allows your true texture to shine. [south oxford] – suitable for…

Bokeh

Brooklyn Strong

a note from CEO Michaella Williams Blissett No words are adequate to express our deep admiration and gratitude to our first responders, essential workers, and their families. We are living through a very challenging moment in time, and while we are practicing social distancing, our first responders and essential workers cannot. The call to duty…

718 Day

Celebrate [718] Day

Salon 718 – launches 718 Day in Brooklyn, NY on JULY 18, 2021 Celebrate 7/18 at all four of the [salon]718 locations.  This coming Sunday July 18, [salon]718 will host a fun-filled day with special performances by the Brooklynettes while giving back to the Brooklyn communities.  The public is invited for complimentary styling tutorials, consultations and samplings…

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Celebrating 10 Years in Business

10 years ago, [salon]718 started in a brownstone studio on Bergen Street with just two chairs and is now FIVE SALONS STRONG in Brooklyn. This year we celebrated our fifth location on 5th Avenue. Michaella Blissett Williams conveyed “My heart is filled with gratitude for these past 10 years. Thank you to the community for…

Da Noi

Celebrating our Fifth Location

[salon]718 expands in Brooklyn with its fifth location in Bay Ridge. Da Noi on Fifth was recently acquired on February 1, 2022 by [salon]718. Michaella Blissett Williams, [salon]718 founder, stated “We are now in our 10th year in business and celebrating by expanding into Bay Ridge. We’re so excited to welcome our new team members…