Simon was chosen unanimously by all 23 judges,including Lee Stafford and current British hairdresser of the year, Akin Konizi, for his raw talent, ability and all-consuming hunger for hair.
Hair Magazine said of the winning entry: “Simon’s entry for Talent Scout was professional, inspiring and most importantly innovative. His hunger and passion for hair and the industry was easily recognisable from the film reel; he is clearly committed and an exciting talent to have in the industry.”
The annual Hair Awards recognizes and celebrates talent, innovation and creativity in the industry. Young hairdressers from across the UK entered the Talent Scout category, each with a 45 second video.
Simon said “The award win is a huge achievement for me. The recognition from Hair Magazine and the judges as the biggest up-and-coming hairdresser in the UK is the highlight of my career to date.
My success is also testament to Sutherland & Barnett who have an art of nurturing young talent.”
The Hair Awards 2012 was a great night for the hair industry, recognizing and celebrating talent, innovation and creativity.
Congratulations to all the winners on the night!
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