Triumphant in seven out of eleven categories at the recent Australian Hair Fashion Awards including the coveted Hairdresser of the Year, Colour Technician of the Year and Australian Session Stylist of the Year, Wella Professionals scooped the AHFA prize pool.
Robert Bava 2009 AHFA Australian Hairdresser of the Year
Not content with a standout performance in the national categories of the awards, Wella Professional regional ones taking out the Victorian, NSW/ACT and WA/NT Hairdresser of the Year awards.
“To win Australian Hairdresser of the Year for the second time was so unexpected amongst the high calibre of entries. The standard of Australian hairdressing is incredible, and I am so honoured to represent the country with this award amongst the amazing talent, “ said Robert Bava.
“To be affiliated with Australia’s top echelon of colourists and stylists is a major goal of mine and winning Australian Colour Technician of the Year and Victorian Hairdresser of the Year are stepping stones in achieving this, Education is really important in producing the next generation of successful hairdressers for the industry,” said Marie Uva.
With finalists in nine out of ten categories entered, Wella walked away with the following wins:
Australian Hairdresser of the Year: Robert Bava, Parlour Hair, Adelaide SA
Australian Session Styling Team of the Year: Renya Xydis, Valonz, Sydney NSW
Australian Salon Design of the Year Award: Valonz, Sydney NSW
Australian Colourist of the Year: Marie Uva, Rokk Ebony, Melbourne VIC
Victorian Hairdresser of the Year: Marie Uva, Rokk Ebony, Melbourne VIC
NSW/ ACT Hairdresser of the Year: Heidi Pfiffner, Toni& Guy Mosman NSW
WA/ NT Hairdresser of the year: Tracey Laing, Toni&Guy, Subiaco WA
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