REWARDING AN ORIGINAL HAIRDRESSING INITIATIVE THAT HAS PROVED A SUCCESS FOR THE SALON BUSINESS OR THE INDUSTRY AT LARGE
Category sponsor KÉRASTASE
Download Award for Innovation category criteria, rules and entry form (3-page PDF)
Get entry tips and advice from the 2018 winner (video)
Download the Most Wanted 2019 full entry pack (all categories) (26-page PDF)
WHAT WE NEED – FOR THE JUDGES
A portfolio (max A3 size/ 24 pages) containing all of the following:
SUMMARY OF YOUR INNOVATION – max 1,000 words
The judges need to get a clear understanding of your innovation
Introduce your initiative and what inspired it – outline how, when and where it was implemented and why you consider it to be ground-breaking. Remember to include imagery as relevant.
ENDORSEMENTS – max 4 pages
The judges need to evaluate efficacy and success
Pull together impressive statistics, noteworthy testimonials, exciting press and publicity and other endorsements to prove your innovation
OPTIONAL EXTRA – ADD A VIDEO!
You may supplement your entry with a video illustrating your innovation in action/situ. Videos submitted will be viewed by judges on a laptop or tablet. Smart phone footage is fine! Video must be supplied in .mov or .mp4 format on a clearly labelled CD or USB device. Maximum duration 2 minutes. NB: This video is an optional extra and must not replace any of the entry material outlined above.
WHAT WE NEED – FOR CREATIVE HEAD USE ONLY
THE MOST WANTED ENTRY FORM – fully completed and signed by you. You can download copies at creativeheadmag.com/mostwanted. Photocopies accepted.
A CD OR USB DEVICE – containing 1 picture of you and up to 10 images that feature within your portfolio. Images must be high resolution as we may publish them if you reach the Grand Final.
IF YOUR INNOVATION IS TANGIBLE (SUCH AS A HAIR ACCESSORY OR TOOL), WE RECOMMEND YOU INCLUDE IT WITH YOUR ENTRY FOR THE JUDGES TO TOUCH, TRY AND SCRUTINISE! NB: THIS CATEGORY IS NOT OPEN TO PRODUCT MANUFACTURERS OR DISTRIBUTORS. FOR GUIDANCE PLEASE CALL +44 (0)1434 610940