Preen Team

Lower Ground
267 Collins St, Melbourne 3000
(Next door to Tiffany&Co)

T: 03 9663 7733   F: 03 9663 7489
Tue: 10am – 5pm
Wen: 10am – 6pm
Thu: 10am – 7pm
Fri: 10am – 8pm
Sat:   9am – 5pm

The Preen Team
The PREEN team are a hip, friendly and relaxed crew that love to express their passion for hair, with every valued client. Boasting an amazing skill set, multiple awards and global hairdressing experience, each member of PREEN has an excellent eye for detail, and a true talent for shaping your hair to best frame your face. Get to know the PREEN team below:
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Chris Kapetanov

(Owner/Principal Stylist)

Famed for his Precision Cutting and Styling, Chris lives to cut hair. His passion and expertise is in high demand, travelling nationwide and internationally, styling and training with names such as Kevin Murphy, American Crew and Vidal Sassoon. A Gold Key member of Kevin Murphy Styling team sees Chris styling hair on the runway for Melbourne Spring Fashion Week and Myer A/W shows. A Top 20 Finalist nationally 5 years in row at the American Crew Face Off Styling Competition, Chris excels in a wide variety of cuts and hair lengths.

Melissa Bowman

(Owner/Principal Stylist)

A much sought after stylist on the Melbourne Fashion scene, Melissa brings her technical skills and over 16 years experience as a hairdresser and educator to all of her clients. Melissa, a recent Winner of the 2012 American Crew Face Off Styling Competition and Ambassador for Revlon Professional Australia, has presented locally and at prestigious salons in London. Melissa has a long list of celebrity clientele, you never know who you might bump into on your next visit to Preen.
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Vince Cimino

(Principal Stylist)

An inaugural member of the Preen family, Vince is the life of every party. His energy and passion is evident in every cut and style. As a Finalist in the 2011 American Crew Face Off Styling Competition, Vince has worked locally and internationally as a respected Colourist and Stylist. Experience Vince’s legendary customer service, style and technical skills on your next appointment.

Jenny Kalister

(Principal Stylist)


With over 25 years experience as a master of colour, Jenny has a stunning natural ability to match the perfect hair colour for your skin tone and eye colour. Her passion and keen eye for fashion, deliver exceptional complimentary colour results every time. Let Jenny bring some colour to your world today, we promise you’ll just love it!

Jelena Vasic

(Senior Stylist)

An outstadnding and commited senior stylist, with a great attitude and enthusiasm for hairdressing, Jelena has been one of the salon's star performers for several years. She holds a famed Gold Key and continues to style for Kevin Murphy at MSFW & MYER A/W runway parades. Her enthusiasm and dedication to this industry she has now flourished into a highly skilled senior with a passion for colour and the cult 5-point cut that is constantly evolving. Service and client satisfaction is her highest priority. An eager learning ability and attention to detail help her to develop the best hair to suit her clients. From day one of her hairdressing career she was always destined to succeed at her craft.With an ability to take your hair dreams and make them a reality, you can expect to leave as one of her many happy clients.


Our confident, creative and motivated apprentices are friendly natured and very customer service oriented. They thrive on building their own clientele by completing all aspects of hairdressing duties such as providing hair colouring services, cuts, styling etc. Their constant training and development has given them the ability to promote haircare products so that clients can keep their hair in the best possible condition.