12th Nov, 2012

Salon of the year 2012

Salon of the year 2012

So You Hairdressing from Wellington, was named the 2012 Kitomba NZARH New Zealand Salon of the Year at a glamorous ceremony in the Wellington Town Hall on Sunday 13 November. They also won the Shock Consult Classic Salon at the annual 2012 Hair Industry Awards.

In announcing So You Hairdressing as overall winner, Kitomba CEO, Tom Murphy, said, “So You Hairdressing was the best all round entrant. Nominated as a finalist in an impressive five categories and winner of Shock Consult Classic Salon of the Year, So You Hairdressing demonstrated outstanding business performance, strong growth in a mature business, consistent marketing and a clear workplace culture.”

Holly Cartmell, owner of So You Hairdressing said, “Winning these awards is the crème del a crème and all I can think is I am so grateful So You Hairdressing has been recognized for what I always dreamed it would be. My team are the ones at the helm of my business and they feel so proud to be part of this great team."

So You Hairdressing also won the Shock Consult Classic Salon of the Year award.  Judges commented, “This is an entry that demonstrates a true 'entrepreneurial' business owner not afraid to take risks and look at her business constructively. A strong and thorough business plan that is followed through in detail, So You sets the standard and leads by example.

-NZRAH Press Release