Tamara Gifford3Tamara Gifford is one of those people that always has a smile on her face. Whenever you are around her she brings an enthusiasm to even the most dullest of days. Her gift with people combined with her mastery of hair design offers you the chance to turn an ordinary haircut into a stylish, uplifting, roots-be-gone, extravaganza.

And who hasn’t needed a little boost and immediately thought “I should make a hair appointment?” Several Pinterest Boards later you have designed the perfect look for that Fall event or holiday party but where to go? Well look no further, The Forum Hair Studio is Glendale’s premier salon conveniently located in The Forum Building in the heart of Glendale.

Owner Tamara Gifford has been in the beauty business for 40 years, is a master stylist, and an alum of Warren Tech and Roffler Academy.  She specializes in sculpting and color and is always up to date on the newest trends and freshest style ideas.  The Forum’s services extend beyond your typical wash and cut. The Salon is well known for it’s warm, inviting atmosphere, and friendly staff. Gifford says, “We work hard to make everyone feel important and cared for when they come in.”

Gifford loves her work and it shows from the minute you walk in the door. Her Forum Hair logostaff includes 8 amazing stylists and Welcome! to the newest addition to the Forum family, nail technician, Cathy Brase. As a business owner in Glendale for almost 8 years, Tamara credits her success to the people. Many of her clients have been with her for 30 years and she says, “They are like family and it’s my job to make them look and feel good.”

Tamara also brings this enthusiasm to her role as a Greater Glendale Chamber Ambassador. Her commitment to Glendale business owners shows in her involvement in all aspects of the Chamber which culminated in being named the 2009 Ambassador of the Year.  “I love going to the events and I love being an Ambassador.” She continues, “A lot of my success is because of City of Glendale and the Chamber, both have done a lot for my business.”

Jeff Allen, the Chamber’s COO said of Tamara: “She is a tremendous asset for us. She has great energy and a wonderful outlook that people are gravitated to. She has brought to the Chamber an extraordinary number of new members.  Her daughter, Melissa Berg is another Ambassador for us and they are a dynamic duo helping businesses interact with the Chamber and each other.”

With many wonderful fall events on the Chamber schedule, be sure that you take a moment to introduce yourself to Tamara and find out how the Chamber can help grow your business too. Giffords loves helping other businesses and she’s a great resource for both business and beauty. On that note Giffords is quick to point out that with Fall here and the holidays just around the corner it’s a perfect time for a new look or to book your appointment for the many parties and events that the holidays bring. With complimentary consultations (a $40 value) for new clients and holiday specials, The Forum Hair Studio is the perfect place to reinvent and rejuvenate with Tamara and her crew of caring stylists.

For more information contact The Forum Hair Studio at 303-521-6728 or visit them online at www.theforumhairstudio.com


Some source material provided by The Glendale Cherry Creek Chronicle