J. Jeffrey Carr

President & CEO

Carr brings over 9 years experience to his business Empire Atlanta Salon. Established in the heart of Buckhead [Atlanta], now 2 locations in North Carolina,  Wallace & Wilmington.  1 location in Abbeville, South Carolina.  Empire Atlanta delivers premium styling, innovative technique, and quality treatment. In addition to reviving hair, Carr has created a product line for a healthy at-home regiment.

As a well-seasoned entrepreneur and stylist, Carr has not only mastered the art of natural hair care but he has successfully engineered a business plan that has taken multiple hair salons to the next level. From featured tv segments on CBS, to a plethora of awards, including #1 Hair Salon in Atlanta, Carr is clearly a talented, proven professional.


While J. Jeff is devoted to enriching his craft and expanding Empire Atlanta Salon to more locations & his Product Line for natural hair, he is also dedicated to investing time and sharing his knowledge with those around him. A key portion of his business model involves training his stylists & barbers in the art of natural hair care, as well as, instructing them on how to use those tools to sharpen their business skills and develop excellent guest service management.  Adding to his list mentoring new Salon Owners and also public speaking & advising at Cosmetology schools from state to state. 

Carr is a native of Connecticut and now resides in the [Buckhead] Atlanta. When he is not at EAS or developing a new busines, Jeffrey can be found spending time with his three lovely daughters.