CosmoBiz Magazine September 2014 - Page 21

Hairstylist of the Year - Alain Pereque, Saco Salon Drummond. Montreal, Quebec: Photographer John Rawson Master Hairstylist of the Year Anna Pacitto, Pure Salon. Montreal, Quebec: Photographer Ara Sassoonian Avant Garde – Jake Thompson, Lunatic Fringe. Salt Lake City, UT: Photographer Jake Thompson Images courtesy of PBA (Professional Beauty Association) ANNOUNCING the NAHA 2014 WINNERS! Men’s Hairstylist of the Year – Paula Pereira, Solo Base. Toronto, Ontario: Photographer Richard Sibbald The Professional Beauty Association announced the winners of the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) on July 13th, 2014. More than 3,000 beauty professionals attended NAHA at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino and congratulated the winners of NAHA 2014. Alain Pereque from Montreal, Quebec, was announced the winner of the top honor of NAHA, Hairstylist of the year. NAHA is the most prestigious photographic hairstyling and beauty competition in North America and just celebrated the 25th anniversary of the competition. Here are the winners of the 8 distinctive hair categories. Contemporary Classic – Sonna Brado, Jaazz Salons, Inc. Spokane, WA: Photographer Alec Wilson Haircolor - Chrystofer Benson. South Weber, UT: Photographer Joseph Cartright Salon Design Zolton Salon and Spa. Scottsdale, AZ: Photographer Brad Reed Salon Team of the Year - Van Michael Salons. Atlanta, GA: Photographer Babak 21