BlueRoad Ventures Completes Acquisition of Mario Tricoci Hair Salons and Day Spas

Wednesday, February 28, 2018


CHICAGO, IL — Mario Tricoci, the salon and spa icon, announced today that the Tricoci family acquired The Mario Tricoci Hair Salon and Day Spa business from their former partners and investors. Having sold a majority interest 17 years ago, the family has once again assumed full control of the eponymous company.


Originally from Italy, Mario and his wife Cheryl launched the first of their famed salons and spas in the 1970’s. The company grew into one of the largest and most well-respected salon and spa businesses in the United States, which today employs more than 1300 industry professionals throughout the Chicagoland area.


Mario stated, “First and foremost I am a stylist and have more to share with this magnificent industry – an industry that has given me so much. We have fabulous plans for cutting-edge innovation and new and improved services and products.  We look forward to advancing this vision with our team and experiencing it with our guests very soon.  Our renowned and oft celebrated team remains. This is a very exciting time for our company.  It is a family business once