18th January 2010 was an evening of glamour and celebration at the annual Andrew Collinge Hairdressing Awards night which took place at Liverpool’s NEWZBAR. The evening incorporated a number of awards including the coveted Andrew Collinge Creative Stylist Award.
The final round of the competition took place at the Andrew Collinge flagship salon on Castle Street, Liverpool on 18th January and three distinguished industry greats kindly gave their time to judge the finalists work. It was a great honour for the company to secure the following panel of judges who also attended the dinner and presented the awards: 3 times British Hairdresser of the Year and International Creative Director of TIGI Anthony Mascolo, Catherine Handcock, Publisher of Creative Head Magazine and Nick Irwin, European Creative Director for TIGI.
Says Andrew “The Creative Stylist Award competition is a great annual event in our company and each year the standard becomes higher and the judging process more difficult. The Andrew Collinge Hairdressing Awards is an occasion the whole company looks forward to, and acts not only as a platform to announce the winner of the Creative Stylist Award but to present a number of salon awards including, Stylist of the Year, Salon of the Year, Tutor of the Year, Graduate of the Year and Receptionist of the Year to name but a few. In total we announced 15 winners and it was an event which the company very much enjoyed. “
The winner of the Creative Stylist Award Over 25’s Competition was Alfie Booth, Manchester and the winner of the Creative Stylist Award Under 25’s Competition was Michelle Trow from
Andrew Collinge Chester.
Other categories and winners included:
- Salon of the Year – Heswall, Wirral
- Graduate of the Year – Francesca Clarke – Graduates Liverpool
- Receptionist of the Year – Andrea McShane – Graduates Liverpool