1. Why should you win this award?
Tell us why you deserve to win in a 90-second video (can be filmed on your phone).
2. What does your role entail?
Tell us what your role as director of the company entails, both on a day-to-day basis, and the bigger picture of running a successful business. (Maximum 350 words)
3. How have you excelled in the industry?
Tell us about some of your proudest achievements in business, breaking down the skills it has taken to reach them. (Maximum 350 words)
4. How do you inspire others?
Tell us about how you motivate and inspire both your direct salon team, and others in the hairdressing industry. How do others in the industry view you? (Maximum 350 words)
5. How have you evolved your career to stay relevant?
Tell us about the ways your career has developed over the years, including any challenges you faced and how you tackled them, and any new roles you have taken on. If you have launched products, franchises or any other new adjacent businesses, tell us about them here. (Maximum 350 words)
6. How do you engage with the hairdressing industry?
Tell us about the ways you stay inspired and motivated by the industry. Include information about shows, seminars and competitions you and your team have participated in, industry bodies you are a member of, and any other activities that show your ongoing commitment to professional and creative growth. (Maximum 350 words)
7. Show us your business in numbers. Please provide:
● Number of years established
● Number of team members
● Turnover of the business for the last two financial years (in graph form)
● Gross profit for the same period (in graph form)
● Retail figures for the same period (in graph form)
● Average number of clients per week
8. Please provide photographs of your salon