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Winner Announced for Global.Synergy Australia

Alexandra Kontos of Nischler Salon was announced as the winner of Global.Synergy Australia on September 1st. Following a fast-paced weekend of workshops and photo shoots with some of the industry’s biggest names, the Tasmanian stylist was awarded top honours.

Alexandra and Emiliano

Alexandra Kontos and Emiliano Vitale

Conducted by Emiliano Vitale in association with é SALON, the Australian Hairdressing Council and AHC Youthworx, the exhilarating weekend had the finalists mentored by industry heavyweights such as Sandy Chong, Benni Tognini, Matt Clements, Dario Cotroneo, and Dennis Langford. The finalists then took part in an incredible photo shoot led by international industry legend Robert Lobetta.

Alexandra Kontos - head shot

Alexandra Kontos

“I am extremely proud to be the winner for Global.Synergy 2014,” Alexandra shared. “I am so excited as it is a dream come true to be given this chance to travel to London to work and learn from industry greats. The Global.Synergy weekend was challenging but inspirational as I have learned new skills and knowledge from a team of very talented people. My gratitude to Emiliano is immense for providing this once in a lifetime opportunity that I believe will change my career path. I am excited at what my future holds.”

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Alexandra Kontos imagery

Alexandra will travel to London in October to assist the é salon creative team at the Alternative Hair Show, an outstanding opportunity that will be sure to shape her future career. Well done to Alexandra and all the finalists.

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