Cherry Blow Dry Bar Opens First Location in Tallahassee in Early November

Clients will be able to choose from a variety of blowout styles for $15.00 each from November 18th to November 24th.

Tallahassee, FL, November 09, 2013 - ( - In order to meet the fast growing demand of affordable beauty-on-the-go hair services, Cherry Blow Dry Bar opened its first location in Tallahassee earlier this month.

Located at 1815 Thomasville Road, beauty addicts, college students, and locals will able to indulge in luxury beauty at affordable prices. Whether it’s for a girls’ night out on the town, a Saturday evening date, an important client meeting, or a quick beauty fix, Cherry Blow Dry Bar treats its clients to a polished look in 30 minutes or less.

Clients can choose from beach-like waves, big and bouncy curls, sleek and sophisticated, or classic up-dos. Cherry Blow Dry Bar also offers extensions. Additionally, clients will also be to host bachelorette parties and bridal showers at this new hotspot.

"I am so thrilled to launch Cherry Blow Dry Bar in Tallahassee," said co-owner, Courtney Harrison. "We opened this blow dry bar to share a big city concept experience with Tallahassee. All of our in-house hairstylists have been trained by one of today’s most prominent celebrity hairstylists." "We wanted to bring something different and unique to the Tallahassee market," added co-owner, Taryn Griffin Harmon. "It’s the perfect way for Tallahasseans to start their day, a fun place for an evening with some friends, or a great way to relax at the end of the day."

About Cherry Blow Dry Bar

Originally launched as Blow Dry Bar in Australia in 2008 by visionary and entrepreneur Nathan Cuneen, the brand grew to 23 locations. Now Cherry Blow Dry Bar has plans to open locations throughout the United States with the first store opening in Tallahassee on November 4. For more information, please visit for store promotions or call 850-765-6991 to schedule an appointment. Like us on

About the Franchisees

Courtney Harrison

Courtney Harrison has over a decade of experience in corporate marketing and event planning in the financial services industry. Currently, she holds the position of brokerage manager and marketing director of North Florida Financial Corporation.

Courtney and her fellow Florida State University alumna and business partner, Taryn Harmon Griffin are owners of Cherry Blow Dry Bar’s first U.S. franchise store in Tallahassee.

A lifelong resident of Tallahassee, Florida, Courtney graduated from Florida State University with a bachelor’s degree in fashion merchandising. A true lover of fashion, travel, interior design, and all things related to style, Courtney is active locally in both the fine arts and business communities.

Taryn Harmon Griffin

Taryn has a decade of experience in marketing across various industries including: advertising, fashion, and finance. Upon graduating from college, she had worked in advertising at St. Ives/Avanti for two years as a project manager.

Shortly after working for St. Ives/Avanti, she became a partner in a fashion wholesale company. From 2010 to June 2013, she served as the marketing director for North Florida Financial Corporation, a life insurance and financial planning company. Now, she is opening the first Cherry Blow Dry Bar with partner, Courtney Harrison in Tallahassee.

With a bachelor’s degree in fashion merchandising from Florida State University, Taryn is a resident of Tallahassee, Florida. A lover of fashion and travel, she lives with her husband and two children.


Cherry Blow Dry Bar

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