Patrick Loyal Burke is a multi-award-winning master barber, licensed barber instructor, advisory board member of Polaris cosmetology college, and has been in the barbering industry for 15 years. He is honored to have received Ohio’s industry award for Barber of the Year 2018 and The Community Impact Award by the mayor of Cleveland.
Patrick opened his first barbershop in 2006 alongside one Barber. The success and recognition he received from his first barbershop allowed him to expand his West Park brand into four locations consisting of 42 barbers and stylists throughout the Cleveland area. West Park Barber Shop has been awarded Fox 8’s Best Shop in Cleveland for multiple years. With his passion for educating, Patrick plans to expand and grow his West Park Franchise by developing and creating barber and cosmetology schools in Cleveland. The growth he has made in the West Park community is impressive. Besides teaching, showcasing at IBS Manhattan Ny, Premier Beauty Classic, and Major League Barber shows, Patrick is also known for his philanthropy. Participating in local charities such as St. Baldricks and benefits for his community had become a significant part of his life. Patrick’s passion for giving back to his community and educating students has positively impacted this industry and will continue to grow.