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HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year finalists

HITO is thrilled to announce the HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year finalists for 2017.

After two long days of judging, HITO Next Generation Talent Awards judges Bex Brent (owner at Willis York), Nadine Gratton (former HITO Apprentice of the Year), and Ruth Irwin (2016 HITO Trainer of the Year) selected the following apprentices as finalists in their regions.

HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year finalists 2017

HITO Northern Apprentice of the Year regional finalists

  • Callum Senior, Zurri Hairdressing
  • Maddie Bowman, Headquarters Remuera
  • Octavia Nee, Hermanas Hair Salon

HITO Midland Apprentice of the Year regional finalists

  • Kelsey Deere, Polished Beauty, Body, and Nails
  • Machaela Robbins, Pamper Me
  • Rachel Elmiger, Crème Brulee Hair and Beauty

HITO MidCentral Apprentice of the Year regional finalists

  • Brooke Utiger, CU Hair Design
  • Gracie Nisbet, MPhosis Hair Studio
  • Megan Greenhow, KN Colab

HITO Central Apprentice of the Year regional finalists

  • Jade Scott, VIVO Tory Street
  • Hayley Makinson, Lifestyle Hair Studio
  • Zoe Snook, Mane Salon

HITO Northern South Apprentice of the Year regional finalists

  • Jared Kirk, Cuts @ Once
  • Louise Simpson, McIntyre is Hair
  • Taylah Eagle, Central Cuts

HITO Southern South Apprentice of the Year regional finalists

  • Bonnie Frewen, Pure Hair and Body
  • Jordan Carlton, Head Rush Hair Salon
  • Sarah Findlay, Hames Hairdressing

One apprentice from each region will win the HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year title. These six winners will go on to compete for the HITO National Apprentice of the Year title. This award will be announced at the Industry Awards on Sunday 19 November 2017 at at the Cordis Hotel (formerly known as The Langham) in Auckland.

Congratulations to our finalists, and thank you to everyone who entered. The standard of applications was extremely high as always. You should all be proud of the effort that went into entering this award.

A full list of finalists, including the HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year title winners and the Kitomba NZARH Business Awards finalists, will be announced on Friday 29 September.

Buy your tickets for the Industry Awards dinner today from iTicket.

HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year winners 2016

HITO is excited to announce the 2016 HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year winners.

Thank you to everyone that entered this year. The applications were incredible, and the judges had a difficult time picking the finalists and winners for each region. You should all be very proud of what you’ve achieved.

HITO Training Awards judge and hairdressing guru Lyndsay Loveridge said:

“Every year there are stand-out entrants that truly make their mark. It’s an honour to judge the awards, and we’re excited to announce the finalists for this year and celebrate success in hair and beauty”.

Each regional winner is now a finalist for the overall HITO Apprentice of the Year Award. HITO will announce the overall winner at the Industry Awards on Sunday 13 November at the Langham Hotel in Auckland. Regional finalists receive one complimentary ticket to the Industry Awards.

If you’re not a finalist this year, we’d still love to see you at the Industry Awards. You can purchase tickets here. 

The HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year winners for 2016 are:

HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year 2016

HITO Northern Regional Apprentice of the Year: Alicia Andrews, Biba, Birkenhead

HITO Auckland Regional Apprentice of the Year: Stephanie Campbell, Jan Waite Hairdressing, Auckland

HITO Midland Regional Apprentice of the Year: Sonya Stott, Colors Hair Company, Hamilton

HITO MidCentral Regional Apprentice of the Year: Giorgia Bastin-Lindsay, Vie Hairdressing, New Plymouth

HITO Central Apprentice of the Year: Elana McCarrison, Lifestyle Hair Studio, Kapiti Coast

HITO Northern South Apprentice of the Year: Ashlee Van Wijk, True Grit Hair Spa, Christchurch

HITO Southern South Apprentice of the Year: Liana King-Biddulph, Moha, Dunedin

HITO Training Awards finalists 2016

HITO is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2016 HITO Training Awards.

After two tough days of judging, HITO judges Lyndsay Loveridge and Janine Simons narrowed the applications down to just 35 finalists in 5 categories. The quality of this year’s applications was extremely high, and picking the finalists was a difficult decision to make.

HITO Training Awards judge and hairdressing guru Lyndsay Loveridge said:

“Every year there are stand-out entrants that truly make their mark. It’s an honour to judge the awards, and we’re excited to announce the finalists for this year and celebrate success in hair and beauty”.

Congratulations to all the finalists, and thank you to everyone that entered. We can’t wait to celebrate with you at the 2016 Industry Awards (tickets available here).

The winner of each region for HITO Apprentice of the Year will be announced on Monday 3 October. The overall winners will be announced at the Industry Awards on Sunday November 13 in Auckland.

The 2016 HITO Training Awards finalists are:

HITO Regional Apprentice of the Year

Northern

  • Alicia Andrews, Biba, Birkenhead
  • Gabby Harris, Rodney Wayne, Albany
  • Octavia Nee, Hermanas Hair Salon, Kerikeri

Auckland

  • Mackenzie King, Bettjemans, Auckland
  • Stephanie Campbell, Jan Waite Hairdressing, Auckland

Midland

  • D’Arna Lauder, Dreamers, Katikati
  • Irihia Bourke, Morph Hair, Hamilton
  • Sonya Stott, Colors Hair Company, Hamilton

MidCentral

  • Giorgia Bastin-Lindsay, Vie Hairdressing, New Plymouth
  • Michelle Ironside, MPhosis, Hastings
  • Rebekah-Anne ‘Annie’ Reid, The Right Cut, Palmerston North

Central

  • Ashley Kibblewhite, Reds Hair, Porirua
  • Elana McCarrison, Lifestyle Hair Studio, Kapiti Coast
  • Tyler Sandbrook, Synergy Hair, Lower Hutt

Northern South

  • Ashlee Van Wijk, True Grit Hair Spa, Christchurch
  • Jade Harrington, Cardells, Nelson
  • Libby Morton, True Grit Hair Spa, Christchurch
  • Samantha Downes, True Grit Hair Spa, Christchurch

Southern South

  • Liana King-Biddulph, Moha, Dunedin
  • Hannah Oxley, Do Hair, Invercargill
  • Rachel Tong, Fred and Gingers, Invercargill

Jasmine McBeth Memorial Scholarship

  • Kiri Holmes, Lifestyle Hair Studio, Kapiti Coast
  • Rachel Tong, Fred and Gingers, Invercargill
  • Tamihana Ormsby-Aramoana, VIVO Angelsea Street, Hamilton

HITO Trainer of the Year

  • Angela Enoka, Lifestyle Hair Studio, Kapiti Coast
  • Carrie-Ann Webb, Zurri Hairdressing, Auckland
  • Ruth Irwin, Oscar and Co, Auckland

HITO Training Salon of the Year

  • Blow Hair Co, Tauranga
  • Colors Hair Company, Hamilton
  • H&B Hair Art and Beauty, Christchurch

HITO Tutor of the Year

  • Minna Singh, Community College Southland, Invercargill
  • Salina Murphy, The Hairdressing College, Palmerston North

 

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