Meet The Team
Master Barber & Owner
Andre Pergolese, owner of APX Barber Company, always knew he wanted to own and operate his own barbershop. Now with his dream a reality, he enjoys working as a master barber in downtown Sarasota, Florida. He wanted to bring traditional Barbering back with a twist of modern style. The museum like atmosphere of APX Barber Co. is something Andre is very proud of.
Coming from a long line of hair stylists and barbers, Colby always knew his calling. He studied and trained at the Paul Mitchell School in Fort Myers. Upon getting his license in 2018 he has passionately applied himself to mastering his craft and expressing himself through his precise and unique haircuts.
Collin grew up in a small town with a family of hairstylists exposing him to the craft at a very young age. He has a passion for creativity that was expressed through skateboarding until he found his love of barbering. Having graduated from Manatee Technical College, Collin is now one of the proud barbers of APX Barber Co.
Andy grew up in Italy, where he graduated and achieved his barbering license 8 years ago. After moving to the USA 6 years ago, he received his license and cultivated his skills around the country: Chicago: St Louis: Sarasota. His cutting and shaving skills show a mix of European and American styles. He excels with scissor techniques as well as clipper styles. Showing his true Italian blood, Andy loves to play and watch Soccer on his free time as well as go to the gym.
Rafael grew up with a strong love of sports and music. Being a guitar and piano musician, he always knew he wanted to work with his hands. Once he realized his interest for barbering, he studied and graduated from Manatee Technical College in 2020 and now proudly shows his artistic ability through his haircuts.
Jay was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY until he joined the United States Marine Corps. While serving on active duty for 8 years, he grew his passion for cutting hair and was designated as one of the barbers during deployments. Jay left the Marines to spend more time with his family and pursue haircutting. He studied cosmetology at Paul Mitchell in Las Vegas. Having recently moved to Sarasota, he's eager to display his artistic talent through his hair cutting, styling and coloring ability.