Chamber News 4th November 2015
MY HAIR GURU DIRECTOR DONNA GUNN PICKS UP 1st, 2nd & 3rd PLACE AT SCOTTISH OPEN & NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2015
Monday 26th October marked the 2015 ‘Scottish Open & National Championships’ at the Glynhill Hotel, Glasgow. Donna Gunn (Director of ‘My Hair Guru’ hair & beauty salon in Paisley) managed to scoop FIVE awards on the night.
Hairdressers and barbers across Scotland entered the competition to showcase their skills. The competition had 12 categories which put fully qualified hairdressers into the spotlight to test their creative abilities and see how they worked under pressure.
AWARD WINS ON THE NIGHT
1st Place WINNER – SCOTTISH NATIONAL LADIES CHAMPION 2015 AWARD
1st Place WINNER – Colour Creation (pictured right) Category
Challenge: Competitors were asked to present their male or female model from any of the day’s competitions.
2nd Place – Ladies Fashion Look Category Challenge: To produce an ‘on trend’ consumer fashion look (cut and finish). 2nd Place – Glamorous Night On The Town Category Challenge: Judges were looking for artistic and creative work.
3rd Place – Beautiful Bride Category Challenge: To produce a hairstyle suitable for the bride on her big day.
A QUOTE FROM DONNA
“I am ecstatic to have won this award for such a prestigious competition for the second time in my hairdressing career. The NHF is the governing body in hairdressing, and it means so much to be recognised for the standard, skill and craftsmanship of my work!”
“It drives me to grow my skill set and improve year on year whilst working to increase industry standards and promote hairdressing as a career. I’m passionate about hairdressing and continuously educate my team to pass on these standards to the next generation of young hairdressers.”
“I’m excited for the future and can’t wait to develop my creativity further by entering more competitions and deliver more education this year.”
PREVIOUS AWARD WINS – DONNA GUNN
Entering the hairdressing industry at the age of 15, Donna began her career with the prestigious Steiner Group and was keen to enter competitions, winning the Scottish National Champion title from the National Hairdressing Federation.
Building a Hair & Beauty business and her hair extension brand My Hair Guru alongside the development of her team of hair & beauty professionals with continuous education has played an important part in her career. Qualifying as a COLOUR MASTER, Make Up Artist, Shave Dr and NLP Master Practitioner has led to being chosen to educate nationally for the international brand Matrix.
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Director Donna Gunn | 07940561190
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