Today the industry mourns the loss of one of it’s most revered icons, Toni Mascolo.

CEO and Co-Founder of TONI&GUY and Label.M Toni Mascolo has sadly deceased. One of the forefathers of modern hairdressing, Toni will be eternally remembered for his unwavering passion, dedication and vision. Throughout his esteemed career, Toni has been universally regarded as one of the industry’s most inspirational figures; having granted the trade fifty years of unrivaled ingenuity and expertise.

“To be a great leader, you must first have a vision. A vision of the future and an imagination of the possibilities that could be.” shared Managing Director for TONI&GUY Dennis Langford, in a heartfelt statement earlier today. “Toni had this gift. He could see things that others could not see, and had the ability to then make them happen… Toni had both courage and compassion. Courage to make the hard decisions, and compassion to listen to others’ needs… If it were not for Toni and his belief in me, TONI&GUY Australia would not be what it is today.”

Toni Mascolo leaves behind an immense legacy, and we at The Journal offer both our sincere condolences to his immediate and salon family, and our heartfelt gratitude for all he has brought to the hair sphere.




  1. Great Loss. May his soul rest in peace. Hearty condolences to the family. Pray that God will strengthen and comfort all the family members.

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