envISIons was founded by Celebrity Stylist, ISI Martinez, an expert stylist, master of runway, notable hair and makeup and fashion specialist. Born and raised in Anchorage Alaska, ISI Martinez is a strong leader in the fashion and beauty industries of Alaska and Colorado. This Stylist, Actor, Director, and Choreographer (along with many other titles) is known for his “out of the box” creativity and devotion to the Arts. With a natural abundance of creative insights and raw talent, ISI left his home at a very young age in pursuit of his dreams. Hearing of the splendors of European Hair Design and customs, he dedicated himself towards learning only the best of all international techniques.
As an artist, ISI has always expressed a profound interest in the performing arts, fascinated by the evolution of the beauty industry long before the beginning of his career in 1992. Driven by a strong work ethic and continuous desire for self-improvement, ISI perfected his natural talent and “rocked” the Northern beauty and fashion scenes. Rising to the top, ISI launched his envISIons brand.
After building his brand and making a name for himself in Alaska, ISI moved to Colorado Springs in 2013. Alongside Mr. Andre Morgan, they created a unique by design salon and spa environment surpassing any Colorado standard. Inspired by the nature, art, design and fashions of “The Springs”, they were able to establish Envisions International Salon & Spas in Colorado together. Isi now resides in Colorado Springs practicing unparalleled customer service and providing exceptional hair experiences to Colorado’s finest.
As one of the most sought after stylists in the Northwest, clients travel to Envisions International from all over the country to experience his distinct, creatively detailed haircuts and designs. He has been featured in multiple salons and beauty industry publications and his methods are applauded from coast-to-coast.
ISI is known as “the Stylist to the Stylist”, providing his salon professional services and education to salon owners and stylists. Nationally and locally recognized for his many talents and achievements, ISI continues to serve as a mentor and a lead educator. Driven, inspiring and motivational to those around him, he pushes himself and inspire others to do the same. Demanding in his ways, he strives for the highest level of excellence in all he does. His salons and spas gained the #1 spot in Alaska and Colorado and remains to be on top.
ISI has directed and produced the most memorable fashion shows and events including the Clare to Clare Fashion Show, Sex and the City Fashion Show, Forever 21, Noche de Gala, El Tango Fashion Show, Chelsea Handler Bang Bang Tour, Trends of Colorado and TGIF Fashion Shows. You may also have seen him on many judging panels like the Mrs. Alaska America Pageant or hosting local events and casting calls.
ISI has also directed national music videos and commercial productions, co-hosted numerous radio shows and has appeared on OWN’s reality series “Married to the Army”. He has also starred in a multitude of “on-stage” productions and motion pictures such as “Wild-like,” “Baby Genius” and “Frozen Ground”.
Over the years, the opportunity to educate and mentor salon owners, stylists and clients have become one of his greatest passion bringing him the fulfillment of life. ISI, Creator of envISIons, HAIRBYISI Biomineral Haircare and Creative Director of Envisions International Salon & Spas believes, we must live to inspire. ISI lives for God, family, fashion, music and spirited people.