Ireland wins at TrendVision

Trendvision 2016 winners
Ireland wins colour crown at International TrendVision Award Final

Ireland’s Darren Lacken from Crow Street Collective is celebrating his Platinum win at the Wella Professionals International TrendVision Awards in the Color Vision category.

The UK’s Hayley Austin from Toni&Guy scooped the Bronze award for the Color Vision category, too.

Held in Barcelona, almost 1,400 guests saw 80 competitors from 45 countries battling for the titles. In the Creative Vision category, Italy took home the Platinum prize. Competing for the UK was Sanrizz’s Rudi Rizzo, while Ciara Brady from Yourells battled for Ireland. Judges for ITVA included Most Wanted Hair Icon, Josh Wood, and Most Wanted Session Stylist, Eugene Souleiman – both global creative directors for Wella Professionals.

PLATINUM: Darren Lacken, Crow Street Collective, Ireland
GOLD: Jenni Kujansuu, SÄVY, Finland
SILVER: Mana Dave, Blaze, New Zealand
BRONZE: Hayley Austin, Toni&Guy, UK

PLATINUM: Manuel Sunda, La Bottega Dello Stile S.R.L.S., Italy
GOLD: Laura Harju, Prof Tampere, Finland
SILVER: Hiroaki Matsuo, Screen, Japan
BRONZE: Nadine Röver-Eilmes, Kaschke Die Friseure, Germany

Color Vision: Stefan Sultanoiu, Artist Salon & Academy, Romania
Creative Vision: Reina Quinones Vila, Estrellisima Salon, Puerto Rico

Wella also presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Robert Lobetta, for his revolutionary work over the past 30 years with Sebastian Professional. London was also revealed as the host city for the ITVA Final in 2017.