Tullamore salon in the hunt for Irish Hairdressing awards

TULLAMORE salon Ritzy’s has been selected as a finalist in the categories of Leinster Salon of the Year and Customer Care Award at the Annual Schwarzkopf Professional Irish Hairdressing Business Awards which take at the Mansion House, Dublin on October 24.

TULLAMORE salon Ritzy’s has been selected as a finalist in the categories of Leinster Salon of the Year and Customer Care Award at the Annual Schwarzkopf Professional Irish Hairdressing Business Awards which take at the Mansion House, Dublin on October 24.

Ritzy’s Hairdressing, owned by Theresa Connolly, has been in operation for 26 years and are last year’s winners of the Salon of the Year. Speaking about her nominations Theresa commented, “It is fantastic to be nominated again. The Schwarzkopf Awards are a great competition to be involved in and we are all delighted here to be nominated again. Last year we were thrilled to have won the Salon of the Year, it was such an honour, and we would love to take the main prize home again this year.”

The awards, which have gone from strength to strength and are now in their ninth year, recognise exceptional business acumen and the most talented and committed salons in the Irish hairdressing industry.

There are 17 different categories in this year’s Awards including: Salon Design Award, the Social Responsibility Award and Marketing Salon of the Year Award. This year’s Awards also recognise and reward new talent within the industry through a new category; Trainee of the Year Award.

Among this year’s judging panel are Schwarzkopf Global Business Ambassador Anthony Whitaker, Liam Murphy, President, Henkel UK & Ireland and Sarah Manning, Editor of Creative Head Magazine.

The 2011 Schwarzkopf Professional Irish Hairdressing Business Awards will take place on the afternoon of Monday, October 24 in the Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2. Tickets are available for purchase from Thursday September 1 by calling 01 404 6690.

For more information on the Awards, please visit: Website: http://www.ihbawards.ie/ Facebook: IBHA Facebook.