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Sport Clips Overview

Georgetown, TX
10000+ employees
Company - Private
Health, Beauty, & Fitness
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
The nation’s largest franchise dedicated to men’s and boys’ hair care, Sport Clips Haircuts has more than 1,800 locations across the U.S. and Canada, offering large, flat-screen televisions playing sports programming at each haircut station and in ... Read more

Mission: To create a Championship Haircut Experience for men and boys in an exciting sports themed environment.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2019 (#90)

Top CEOs: 2017 (#72)

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Sport Clips – Why Work With Us?



Headquartered in Georgetown, Texas, Sport Clips Haircuts is a sports-themed hair-care franchise for men and boys with more than 1800 stores across the United States and Canada. Established in 1993 and franchised in 1995 by Gordon Logan, founder and CEO, the company is one of the nation’s leading franchises. The franchise is ranked in the Top 10 in the annual overall Entrepreneur 500 ranking and 22nd for its "exceptional growth," having opened 136 stores in 2017.

Founder and CEO Gordon Logan is a pioneer of the unique sports-themed haircutting franchise, including the development of the Sport Clips All-Star haircutting systems, operating procedures, and marketing programs.

Sport Clips is not only the first sports-themed hair salon franchise formed, but it is the only one listed in the Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual “Franchise 500” ranking.

Designed to target a previously underserved market in a multi billion dollar industry, Sport Clips caters to men and boys by providing hassle-free hairstyling in a unique, sports-themed environment.

Qualified veterans who are interested in owning a Sport Clips are eligible for a 20 percent discount off of Sport Clips’ franchise fee of $59,500 through participation in the Veterans Transition Franchise Initiative, also known as VetFran, which was created in 1991 during the Gulf War.

Since 2013, Sport Clips has been the primary supporter of the VFW’s Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship program, which provides scholarships for service members and veterans for use of a post-secondary schools and trade schools. To date, we have awarded 943 scholarships totaling $4.1 million. By providing scholarships for use at post-secondary schools, including trade schools, our goal is to make the transition from a military career to the civilian workforce a little easier.


Stylists Who Know What Guys Want

At Sport Clips, our Guy-Smart Stylists understand that each Client is different and makes every effort to provide personal attention. Our Stylists deliver the ultimate Just-for-Guys haircut experience without the fuss and chit chat of a full service hair salon. They are consistently trained to cut the latest men’s hairstyles and will work with you to get your hair just the way you want it in a comfortable, sports-themed environment.

Top 10 Reasons for joining the Sports Clips team

  1. Best Clients
  2. Great Tips
  3. Amazing Culture
  4. Endless Opportunities for Growth
  5. Innovative Training
  6. Fun Contests & Rewards
  7. Beautiful Stores
  8. State-of-the-Art Comforts:
    • Anti-Fatigue Floors
    •  European Shampoo Bowls
    • Comfortable Attire
  9. Medical Benefits & Paid Vacation*
  10. National Conference & Competition

*Benefits vary by franchise


Sport Clips' Values form the foundation upon which our reputation and success are built. They reflect the core beliefs for us to succeed. Our Values communicate what is important and what others can expect from us.

Living our Values is more than memorizing the words. It is demonstrating the Values that make up the Mission Statement, Heart of a Champion and the Three Key Questions, day-in and day-out, with everything we do and with everyone with whom we come in contact.

Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement forms the foundation upon which our reputation and success are built. It reflects the core values required for us to provide the unique Sport Clips experience. Our Mission Statement tells everyone inside and outside of Sport Clips what is important and what they can expect from us.

"To create a Championship Haircut Experience for men and boys in an exciting sports themed environment."

Heart of a Champion

Coach Lou Holtz, former head coach of two national champion football teams, sets forth three rules for life that are applicable to the Sport Clips Team as they are to his football teams. These three rules are the guiding principles or values for all that we do at Sport Clips. We expect all of our Team Members to live by the following values:

Do What's Right.

Do Your Best.

Treat Others the Way They Want to be Treated.

Three Key Questions

There are three key questions we expect to be able to ask each other and have each answered in the affirmative.

Can I trust you?

Are you committed to excellence?

Do you care about me?

At Sport Clips we work hard, but we also play hard. Our Team Members enjoy fun competitions, contests and rewards, pep rallies and leaderships, and many experience our National Huddle each year.

Sport Clips + St. Baldrick's

Sport Clips has been a St. Baldrick’s supporter for many years and has generously committed to donating $1 million over the next three years.


Wayne McGlone Memorial Relief Fund

The Wayne McGlone Memorial Relief Fund was established in memory of Wayne McGlone, a much loved Sport Clips Area Developer who passed away unexpectedly in 2012, to support Sport Clips team members in need of financial assistance due to unforeseen emergencies and tragedies. Some of our first recipients were stylists who, along with their families, lost their homes to the Moore, Oklahoma tornado.


Help A Hero

Sport Clips Haircuts donated $1.4 million to the Veterans of Foreign Wars to help active duty U.S. service members and veterans further their education and reach post-military career goals. Through client and product partner donations, as well as Veterans Day contributions of $1 per haircut service, the franchise’s annual “Help A Hero” campaign was its most successful since the program began in 2007. Funds raised will benefit the VFW’s “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship” program, which has provided more than 943 scholarships.

Sport Clips Reviews

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Stylist in Elizabethtown, KY
    Current Employee - Stylist in Elizabethtown, KY
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sport Clips full-time


    Well for one yaw pay waaaaaaayyyyyyy better than any salon I have worked at and believe me i have worked at alot. I make great commission as well which is far better than other salons. I also get insurance, this is the first salon I have worked at that offered me insurance! The people I work with are great and fun to be around and the work schedule is awesome. I finally feel like I dont have to work myself into the ground for good money, I finally feel like I can make what I am worth!


    I dont have any so....

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Sport Clips Photos

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Sport Clips Interviews



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    Hair Stylist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mount Pleasant, MI
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. I interviewed at Sport Clips (Mount Pleasant, MI) in October 2018.


    Honestly it was one of the best interviews I have ever had! As soon as i stepped into the salon everyone made me feel welcomed. It was such a positive expercience, and the interviewer made me feel so comfortable! We clicked right away! I was offered to come back for the practical part of the interview but was unable to find a guy to cut there hair.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked me what where some things I was interested in?   1 Answer
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Sport Clips Awards & Accolades

  • Franchising@Work - Best Compensation & Benefits, Franchise Business Review, 2019
  • Best Company Culture, Compareably, 2019
  • Best Company For Women, Comparably, 2019
  • Top Workplace of Greater Austin, Austin American-Statesman, 2015
  • The Top 100 Franchises Ranking - #5, Franchise Gator, 2018
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