Floyd’s 99 Barbershop (Floyd’s), the full-service haircare franchise known for its expert services in an amplified environment, is proud to announce Karen O’Brien as the new President. Karen brings an extensive background in customer service and business management to the role, including her in-depth involvement with the Floyd’s company since the brand’s inception in 1999. Her previous roles within Floyd’s include Vice President of Administration, Corporate Entity Manager, and most recently Senior Director – Special Projects and Board Director. She has worked extensively in the banking industry as well as the recreation and service sectors. While founding brothers Paul, Bill and Rob O’Brien remain at the helm of Floyd’s brand, Karen will be responsible for ensuring all organizational processes are executed consistently across the company.

“I’m excited to take on this new role in honoring the founders’ vision and strategy, and executing the organizational system to fulfill their mission,” said Karen O’Brien. “Being with the brand for the last 24 years has given me a unique perspective in which I can truly see the value that each of the three founding brothers brings to the table, leading Floyd’s to develop into the successful business it is today.”

“Karen has played an integral role in helping Floyd’s succeed for the last 24 years,” said Rob O’Brien. “She developed systems and processes that we still use throughout the company today, laying a solid foundation for growth. She has a clear understanding of our collective vision for this company we’ve built and knows exactly what is needed to execute and bring our ideas to life.”


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