Goldwell Favorite Stylist Contest: Vote for Finalists

Every year, Goldwell invites stylists and colorists from all over the world to participate in the Color Zoom Challenge. In three different categories (Partner, New Talent and Creative), stylists demonstrate their creativity and personal interpretations of the current Goldwell Color Zoom Hair Fashion Collection, in hopes of landing a spot on the Global Color Zoom Creative Team.

This year sees a brand-new set of awards added to the challenge: the Goldwell Stylists' Favorite Awards. And, in a special twist, anyone with access to a computer, tablet or smartphone can vote.  Everybody worldwide can participate on an online platform and vote for their favorite entry per category from all National Gold Winners. After already winning the national Gold Award they have now the great chance to become the Stylists’ Favorite.

The U.S. finalists include the three National Gold Winners:


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Creative Colorist: Harley Lobasso of hair by Scott & Company (Delray Beach, Florida)

New Talent Colorist: Samantha Conley of Cortello Salon (Jacksonville, Florida)

Partner Colorist: Corinne Brown of Salon Circa (Seattle, Washington)

Chosen from a wide pool of applicants, these three stylists now have the honor of competing live on behalf of the United States in the 2015 Color Zoom International Competition this October at Global Zoom. And since they can encourage their fans, salon customers, friends and family members to help them win in the global Stylists' Favorite division, we encourage you to cast your vote!

VOTE TODAY! Online voting will take place throughout September on Whoever earns the most votes in each category (Creative Colorist, New Talent Colorist and Partner Colorist) will be named a Goldwell Stylists' Favorite.

Winners will be announced onstage at the Global Zoom Gala Show in Las Vegas, October 3-5, 2015. Meanwhile, alongside other emerging global talents, the Stylists’ Favorites will be busy interpreting Goldwell's “Traditional Rebels” — a collection of stunning color combinations and tribal influences that take hairstyling into inspired new dimensions.

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