North American Wella TrendVision Finalists Announced

Congratulations to the US and Canadian TrendVision Finalists who will be competing at North American TrendVision in Las Vegas on July 19th!

The 2015 North American TrendVision competition (NATVA) will take place on Sunday July 19h, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Wella Professionals annual TrendVision competition celebrates the skills of pioneering stylists with an inherent sense of originality at every level of their career.  This year over 1200 innovative colorists, ambitious young stylists and aspiring beauty school students submitted their own interpretations of the Wella Professionals annual trend collection, in one of three categories; Student, Young Talent or Color.  This year’s finalists created looks based on the 2015 seasonal collections, Journey of Enlightenment and Uncharted Territories. 

During the live competition, 44 finalists from the United States and Canada will demonstrate their skill set and instinctive sense of creativity, in hopes of being crowned one of hairdressing's rising stars of the future.  Finalists will bring their artistic interpretations to life for a panel of leading beauty industry experts. Among this year’s panel of judges are Eden Sassoon, Whitney Port and Andy Lecompte.  Judges will evaluate each look based criteria specific to the finalists’ category, including overall look, technique and creative expression.  In addition to the live competition and awards, the evening will showcase an inspiring line up of artistic demonstrations from some of the best hairdressing talent the industry has to offer.

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One of the hairdressing industry’s most prestigious and truly international creative competitions, Wella Professionals annual TrendVision competition offers young stylists and talented colorists a chance to showcase their passion and talent to the world. The Gold winners of NATVA will go on to represent their respective countries at the International TrendVision Awards (ITVA) in Berlin, Germany on November 22, 2015.

Join us in congratulating this year’s finalists:

USA FINALISTS

 

Color Vision

Bradford Holshouser Beaux Art Salon

Brenton  Lee Brenton Lee Salon

Heather McGowen Planet Salon

Irene Urias Hairroin Salon

Jennifer Zawislak Mario Tricoci Salon

Katie Manselle Ananda Hair Studio

Michael Haase Salon Platinum Black

Stacie McIlwain CCU College

Young Talent

Alisha Basham London Hair Studios

Amy Whitaker Ergun Tercan European Salon

Brett Wyatt Bijin Salon and Spa

Enrique  Lemus Davids Beautiful People

Erika Nash Root Salon

Sara Guarducci Dieci Lifestyle Spa

Taylor Roles Bijin Salon and Spa

Tiffany Bernard Union Salon South

Student

Amanda Casey Ogle School

Christina Van Allen Hays Academy of Hair Design

Dario Araujo Avalon School of Cosmetology

Elizaveta Solovyeva Bellus Academy

Julie Richard John Ridgel's Academy of Beauty

Kimberly Hatton Beau Monde Academy

Laura Kevil Pivot Point Academy

Randi Green Ogle School

 

CANADA FINALISTS

Color Vision

Damien Carvery Texture Hair Salon

Ilona Garson Jet Black Hair & Studio

Melissa Tremblay Coiffure Pro Style

Natalie Thompson Texture Hair Salon

Rodrigo Araneda Olab Coiffeurs

Sandro Saccoccia Salon Gaboa

Suzanne Pack Texture Hair Salon

Young Talent

Aleksandra Maksic Onare Salon

Cristina Prioletta Salon Samuel Augustin

Jessy Lachance R&M Coiffure

Paige Ingram Union Salon

Vanessa Vandenbroucke Olab Coiffeurs

Vicky Busque Toque & Cie

Ziad El-zoor Textures Hair Salon

Student

Angelica Grasso Marvel Beauty

David Dwyer Donato Academy of Hairstyling

Jane Lambert Donald Proulx

Melina Tzinevrakis Studio Caract'hair

Michael Sauvaget Donato Salon & Spa

Shara Maryelle Charrette R&M Coiffure

About: Wella’s products help make beauty dreams real every day for millions of stylists and consumers worldwide. Wella brands are distributed in more than 180,000 salons across the globe, and include Wella Professionals Care and Styling as well as Koleston Perfect, Illumina Color, Color Touch and Blondor by Wella Professionals; Sebastian Professional; Clairol Professional and Nioxin. 

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