Supercuts is a nationally franchised hair salon that employs over 2,000 functioning sites across the United States. Supercuts was founded in the year 1975 in the San Francisco Bay Area by Frank E. Emmett and Geoffrey M. Rappaport. The Supercuts franchise is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The company's first operating store, which still exists, was in Albany, California. Supercuts is a wholly owned subsidiary of Regis, who also owns Mia & Mixx, Mastercuts, SmartStyle, First Choice Haircutters and Regis Salons in both Canada and the United States. Supercuts franchises can also be found in the United Kingdom and Australia.