Name: Mitch Kersey
Company name: Amanda Jane Salon, 482 First St., Macon. (478) 477-7800.
How long have you worked at the salon?: “Its been open six years and I’ve worked here for five.”
What do you like best about your job?: “I have some wonderful clients. I love my clients. I think I have a friendship with every one of them.”
What’s your specialty?: “Color and men’s haircuts.”
What are your future plans?: “Well, I’m not interested in owning a salon. I don’t want that kind of overhead. I just want to stay downtown. I love it here. I just like staying busy.”
What are your favorite places/things to do in the area?: “The Hummingbird (430 Cherry St.) and B.J.s (430 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.).” Kersey hosts karaoke events at the Hummingbird on Tuesdays and BJ’s on Wednesdays.
“I see a lot of my clients there,” he said. “I eat a lot at Tic Toc (408 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.) I like every place downtown. ... I look forward to Second Sunday Brunch every month. ... My new favorite thing to do is going down the (Ocmulgee) River.”