Wildhorse Salon is Steamboat’s professional salon, offering a full range of professional hair, nail, and waxing services. Our stylists will help you with a new look, or to maintain the locks you love. Let us know if you’d like to schedule an appointment!
Owner & Master Nail Tech
Chris Brunner has lived in the valley since 1977. Chris graduated from the Glenwood Beauty Academy in 1990. Before opening the Wildhorse Salon she was the sole owner of Perfect Touch hair and nail salon. Upon graduating from The Salon Summit Business College in June 2006 she opened Wildhorse Salon in July of 2006. Chris is a Master Nail Tech with Creative Nail Design. She specializes in natural nails, Shellac and sculpted acrylic nail encasements. She was also awarded The Women of the Year in 2012 with the National Association of Professional Women for demonstration and dedication in the beauty industry. Chris strives to mentor and guide all of her employees to reach their goals and dreams.
Miranda Poneleit recently moved to Steamboat Springs from Venice, FL. She received her Cosmetology license in 2008. Miranda knew from a young age that this is exactly what she wanted as her career and has excelled rapidly. Her dedication to expanding her knowledge and skill sets is unprecedented. Miranda continues to take continuing education courses to sharpen her skills and stay ahead of the curve as far as the latest styles and cuts. She has worked with and is familiar with a diverse set of products including Paul Mitchell, Schwarzkoph, Redken, Purelogy, etc. Miranda specializes in high lights and gray coverage, she also excels at women’s and men’s cuts, both short and long. With Miranda’s skill set and desire to excel in her career, she will be sure to give you a look you love!
Domingo has been working as a hairstylist since 1989. He has trained at The Vidal Sasoon Academy in Los Angeles, Toni & Guy in Dallas and Bacques Dessanger in New York City. Domingo has worked as an Educational, Artistic Director and photographer thought Texas and Colorado. A true artist when it comes to hair, he has a great sense of style and an excellent eye for color
Shayna has returned to her hometown of Steamboat, after traveling to pursue her passion and gain the best experience as a cosmetologist. She has become adept in Redken products, having attended the salon professional Academy of Grand Junction. She then relocated to a modern contemporary salon in the Sunset District of San Francisco. Shayna is now back in Steamboat at Wildhorse Salon and specializes in baby lights, vivid colors and hair extensions.
Randa Lee is passionate about connecting with her guests and creating a look which compliments them in the best ways. She finds that she truly enjoys creating customized color services, flattering haircuts, and beautiful makeup. Growing up on the front range of Colorado, she grew up with a tight sense of community and finds joy meeting and getting to know people from all walks of life. She has always known she wanted to be a cosmetologist and thrives on the creativity of the industry as well as the business aspects. She obtained an associates in business before attending IBMC College of Cosmetologyin Colorado. She moved to Steamboat Springs upon graduation for more adventure and a change of pace, finding the salon she wants to set her roots in.
Heather is a third generation stylist, training all over the country with international stylist and doing well renowned programs. She has mastered her craft and continues to recieve on going education in all aspects of color, using, Redken, Logics, Pravana, Swartskoff, Essensity, Tressa, specializing in color techniques such as, Ombre, Balagioge, Custom Highlighting, Color, Color corrections and Color Accents. She has over 20 years of specialized training and on going training in Master cutting in volumetric, trimetics, pivot point, precision, point cutting, dry cutting, men's cuts and custom cuts. Heather has been a platform artist for most of her career and in addition to her experience transforming hair she also designs custom wedding syles and updos to provide specialized looks for any special occasions. Heather is passionate and dedicated to her clients whether its transforming, correction or maintaining a look.