IMAGE Studios - Columbus, OH

IMAGE Owners: Jim Ressa & Steve Zawada

484 West Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215

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    IMAGE® Studios Is Coming to Columbus!

    Heads-up, beautiful Buckeyes! Looking for a place to unleash your creativity? Craving personal and professional freedom? Searching for the key to your #success?

    Your time is now with your very own IMAGE Studios salon in Columbus, Ohio! Get inspired by our high-end Columbus salon suites at Gravity, an intentionally designed community that fosters balance, creative purpose and positive impact on the world — just like you!

    We’re ready to help all you cool Cap City hair stylists, barbers, estheticians, massage therapists, MedSpa professionals, nail technicians, microblading artists, lash technicians, makeup artists and fashion consultants discover the joys of being your own boss.

    Break out of the rental-chair rut and embrace your entrepreneurial dreams in a luxurious IMAGE salon space for rent in Columbus, Ohio.

    Who We Are: IMAGE Studios 360

    We’ve been in the business of empowering beauty professionals since 2009. That’s when our founder, Jason Olsen, decided he’d seen too many talented and skilled pros toiling away in someone else’s salon, limiting their services and fees, then forking over a chunk of their earnings every month. He had a vision of how to break the paradigm of isolation and drudgery — by creating a community of mini-salon owners working together in a luxuriously high-end space, sharing resources and experience, bringing their best every day to an area bursting with potential.

    That’s how IMAGE Salon Suites was born, and today we’re seeing success blossom across the country from Beaverton, Oregon to Plymouth, Massachusetts to Waukesha, Wisconsin to Boca Raton, Florida. Our day-to-day support and educational opportunities pave the way for your personal and professional expansion as you beautify the world.

    At IMAGE Studios, you’re not just another employee or freelancer — you’re a business owner who’s empowered to make decisions and meet challenges with efficiency, professionalism and style!

    Your Studio Salon

    You’ll love the vibe at Gravity, the cutting-edge mixed-use community that houses our Columbus salons. From art installations to yoga classes to public film screenings in the lush courtyard, this amazing space fits the IMAGE Studios brand of innovation, inclusion and inspiration.

    Your own IMAGE salon in Columbus, Ohio, is the blank slate on which you can create your ideal workspace. Build your brand or decorate your studio to reflect your personality whether that means vibrant wallpaper, fresh greenery, original artwork or cozy furnishings. We welcome and encourage your stamp of originality at IMAGE Salon Studio Suites. In fact, we reward the most creative and eye-catching spaces with our annual Studio Design Awards for regional and national recognition of inspirational decorative efforts.

    Each studio includes everything you need to start servicing clients right away. In addition to the jaw-dropping European design of IMAGE Studios that features curved glass walls, open ceilings and luxurious fixtures, your salon suite includes:

    • shampoo bowl
    • mirror
    • styling chair
    • cabinetry
    • specialty lighting

    The Gravity complex that houses your Columbus salon features ample waiting space with seating, an onsite laundry, free Wi-Fi and 24/7 secure access to the facility. It also includes large modern restrooms that are maintained by a housekeeping service. If you tried to find a traditional salon for sale in Columbus, Ohio, with all these amenities, the upfront cost would be astronomical. But IMAGE Studios makes it much easier for you to transition into owning and running your own business.

    Plus, you get ongoing support with the IMAGE Pro Business Program delivering exceptional business workshops that help you achieve all your goals. We’ll also get you set up with your free IMAGE website profile and GlossGenius, the seamless appointment booking and payment processing app that really impressed us. And you’ll hit the ground running with beautifully designed marketing materials, like business cards, grand opening mailers and more.

    In short, IMAGE Studios 360 has got your back from move-in day to making bank.

    The Columbus Community

    Hey, Buckeyes! Ready to say “o-HI-o” to your very own salon in Columbus, Ohio? As the state’s capital, C-Town is home to more than 20 Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 companies, 50 colleges and universities, and over 900,000 people — perfect for building your brand and growing your clientele!

    The city’s unique combination of urban and green spaces makes it ideal for exploring in every season, and millions of visitors come here every year for the world-class museums, zoos, sports teams and cultural events. Plus, its location in the very heart of Ohio puts it within easy day trips to the mountains of West Virginia and the shores of Lake Erie. But you certainly won’t have to leave this fourteenth-largest city in the country to find adventure!

    Entrepreneurs like you will feel right at home in this city of innovators. Famous Columbus residents include Jerrie Mock, the first woman to fly solo around the world, and John Glenn, the first man to orbit the planet. The city also built the country’s first junior high school in 1909, and it’s been the site of The Ohio State University — legendary giant of basketball and football — since 1870.

    The IMAGE salon space for rent in Columbus, Ohio, is situated in the Franklinton neighborhood, just across the Scioto River from Downtown and steps from the lush green spaces of the Scioto Mile. This area is filled with interesting sites, sounds and smells that are generated by a wide array of eateries, art galleries, breweries and more. You can explore all the neighborhoods of Columbus from this convenient spot by hopping on the Central Ohio Transit Authority’s CBUS, a free bus that circulates throughout the day from the Short North Arts District, through downtown, then into the Brewery District.

    German immigrants were the first Columbus beer brewers in the 1800s, and today you can find scores of local breweries in the city. Just west of the brick-lined streets and historic charm of German Village, you’ll find the Brewery District redolent with brewer’s yeast and crowded with taps featuring local versions of IPAs, lagers, dunkels, sours, hefeweizens, stouts and more.

    Foodies flock to Columbus because this birthplace of celeb chef Guy Fieri never leaves you hungry. From fresh sausages and hams cured the Old World way at Thurn’s Specialty Meats to authentic dim sum at Sunflower Chinese Restaurant to the imaginative toppings at Yellow Brick Pizza, there’s something tasty for every palate here.

    Owning your own Columbus salon with IMAGE Studios puts you at the forefront of cosmopolitan living. Whether you can’t wait to be within walking distance of the Shoe for Buckeyes home games, you’d like to join the largest LGBTQ+ community in Ohio, or you’re psyched to celebrate Independence Day in the weirdest parade ever, C-Town welcomes you with an open heart!

    Image Studios Salon Suites in Columbus Ohio

    Ready to take that leap and start making your #careergoals a reality? Catch our vibe in a virtual tour, then contact us to begin the journey to being your own boss today!

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