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New i-D Artist Team Announced

In their fifth year of running the i-D Artist program, L’Oreal Professionnel are pleased to announce the new team for 2013.

As the only professional salon brand to offer this unique type of program, L’Oreal Professionnel’s i-D Artist initiative is one of the most highly esteemed industry talent development programs in Australia. The program aims to discover and foster new talent, inviting industry professionals to audition to become part of the team.

After scouring the country to the best up-and-coming talent, L’Oreal Professionnel is proud to announce the new additions to the team in 2013:

Jennifer Marmo (Maurice Meade, Perth)

Maria Caruso (Head Studio, WA)

Jesse Hrycyszyn (Enigma Hair Design, TAS)

Courtney Hannan (Suki Hairdressing, Paddington)

Lauren Payne (The Society, NSW)

Hannah Escano (Suki Hairdressing, Newcastle)

Beau Minnett (Minx Contemporary Hair Boutique, QLD)

Igor Rosales-Jackson (Rixons, QLD)


These seven new artists will join the existing i-D Artist team members, now moving into their second and final year of the program, which includes:

Shaleena Winter (Suki Hairdressing, Newcastle, NSW)

Stephen Grey (Circles of Subiaco, WA)

Lisa Robertson (Mahiki Hair, SA)

Adriana Marmino (Maurice Meade, WA)

Amy McCabe (Circles of Subiaco, WA)

Maeve Quinn (Revo, NSW)

Jessica Lay (Headstudio, WA)

Claire Hicks (Xiang Hair, VIC)

Amanda Green (Cataldos, ACT)

Donna Rinaldo (Hair Machine, SA)


National Artistic Manager for L’Oréal Professionnel and mentor to the i-D Artistic team, Karen Strano says, “It’s all about discovering talented hairdressers that have the right values and attitude for this team. Throughout the audition process we discover that those who apply are hungry for knowledge, passionate and are seeking new and different opportunities.”

“We look for hairdressers who are creative, passionate about the industry, self-motivated, ready to develop new skills and help others grow too. The i-D Artist program is created so individual hairdressers can achieve their own dreams and that’s exactly what you find within the team. Members of the i-D Artistic team are those individuals who are willing to invest in the experience. We’re very excited to start working with the new team as well as watching the 2012 continue to develop and grow.”

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