Finalist 2012 - British Hairdressing Business Awards, Customer Care category, sponsored by Kerastase.
Abacus Hair was recently selected by a panel of industry experts and independent business judges to be one of the best in business within the hairdressing industry. To achieve finalist status in these highly competitive awards is a fantastic achievement.
Presented by Hairdressers Journal International, the British Hairdressing Business Awards are now celebrating their 14th year and are designed to reward excellence and exceptional business practice.
“Year-on-year, the standard of entries has grown and developed,” comments Publishing Director of Hairdressers Journal International, Jayne Lewis-Orr. “Entries are alive with innovation, enthusiasm and entrepreneurial expertise showcasing amazing skills across the breadth of business management, and this year was no exception. The judges had a very difficult job selecting the finalists in each category, and it a tremendous testimony to Abacus’ successful business acumen.”
Abacus Hair wins Hairdressing Fellowship Award
Abacus Hair Salon scooped a prestigious award at The Fellowship of British Hairdressing Luncheon held at The Dorchester, London. Their nominated image was announced as The 2011 Fashion Focus Image of the Year.
This is awarded to a directional fashion-forward hair image created by a salon which represents the highest technical and artistic standards in hairdressing which is likely to influence professional hair trends and images for the year ahead.
The prestigious L’Oréal Professionnel Colour Trophy is the longest running hairdressing event in the calendar. A unique combination of creative hairdressing, acclaimed judges, live fashion shows and fantastic prizes continue to make the competition highly anticipated every year.
The 2010 award winners; Abacus Hair, created an overall look inspired by fashion, they combined their finely tuned cutting techniques and technically excellent colour skills to create a model image that wowed the judging panel and earned them their coveted title.
Allison says “Winning the L’Oreal Colour Trophy is an absolutely fantastic experience, a dream come true! We have been striving for this goal and all the blood, sweat and tears eventually paid off. We knew it would instantly boost our recognition, it is a fabulous accolade for our business profile”.