Kelsey Hofeling Deist isn’t any stranger to downtown Nice Bend the place she is now filling a brand new place at Renue Salon, Spa and Trend Boutique, 1419 Essential.
A 2018 graduate of Nice Bend Excessive Faculty, Deist returned to her hometown final fall and is the brand new spa and retail coordinator at Renue.
“My husband, Alex, and I are so excited to be again with our household and the buddies we grew up with,” Deist stated. “There are various superior features to Nice Bend and downtown is considered one of my favorites.
“I helped my dad at Brown’s Shoe Match the place he was the supervisor,” she defined. “This created a few of my fondest reminiscences. I’m so blessed to work simply down the road from the place these reminiscences have been made.”
After she moved again house from Park Metropolis final October, Deist started working at Renue because the front-desk coordinator. Right now, along with her administrative duties, Deist serves purchasers with hair and nail companies.
Deist is a graduate of Hays Academy of Hair Design the place she earned her cosmetology license and “acquired enterprise coaching within the fundamentals of tips on how to function a salon. This training will probably be invaluable to me at Renue.”
Since commencement, Deist labored at salons in Nice Bend and Newton. She was educated by a Nationwide Paul Mitchell Educator who labored on the Newton salon.
“I gained enterprise expertise, whereas increasing my information of hair colour and technical expertise,” she famous. “I really like utilizing these expertise to assist individuals understand their magnificence, permitting them to really feel assured in who they’re.”
Deist’s dad and mom are Scott and Karen Reddig and Bruce and Amy Hofeling.
Allene Owen, who served as Renue’s supervisor because it opened in 2008, stated “when Kelsey got here right here, I knew she was the proper particular person for the brand new place. She is sharp, catches on rapidly and is nice with our purchasers. And she or he even is aware of computer systems. Kelsey is a Godsend for Renue.”
Owen, who has 52 years of expertise, just isn’t retiring; she is staying on as cosmetology advisor and serving purchasers. “I’m simply stepping again a bit. I proceed to see my long-time salon purchasers and welcome newcomers. However I’ll have extra time for golf and possibly some journey.”
A Barton County native, Owen is grateful to MyTown, a neighborhood group that helps new companies. “They helped Renue and different ventures rise up and working. MyTown has been and continues to be nice for Nice Bend.”
Sheryl Cheely, MyTown board member, stated Owen “deserves to decelerate a bit and make extra time for herself. We’re grateful she continues to be caring for purchasers, serving as a advisor and mentoring her colleagues.”
Cheely is also impressed with Deist’s “maturity and her concepts for the enterprise. Kelsey is a fast examine and is aware of what she is speaking about. She is doing an excellent job and is nice with purchasers.”
Renue services and products embody: all hair-care remedies, together with coloring, permanents and hair extensions; face lotions; lotions; facials; manicures and pedicures; nail polishes; physique wraps; hot-stone and deep-tissue massages; two tanning beds; waxing; and infra-red sauna for muscle leisure and toxin launch.
The style boutique provides a clothes choice for girls of all ages. “A lot of our items will be styled to suit most individuals’s trend sense,” Deist stated. “It’s enjoyable to assist ladies see three alternative ways they’ll fashion a shirt or pair of denims.”