2014 STARS WINNERS
The following entries are the winners in the STARS Hair & Fashion Photo Competition. The winning entries and the Leo Passage Gold Trophy Award were presented at the BeautyBASH at America's Beauty Show! Right click and select view image to see it in a larger format.
WINNER - Chrystofer Benson
J Christopher Salon, New York, NY
The Leo Passage Gold Trophy Award goes to the entrant with the best composite score across three categories.
WINNER - Katie Baxter
Ladies and Gentlemen, Mentor, OH
WINNER - Daniel Rubin
Dennis Bartolomei Salon, Chicago, IL
WINNER - Jennifer Bean
Orbit Salon, Chicago, IL
WINNER - Laurentius Purnama
Laurentius Salon, Philadelphia, PA
WINNER - Danielle Keasling
Salon Karma, Bluffton, SC
WINNER - Kerra Coticchia
Ladies & Gentlemen Salon, Chicago, IL
WINNER - Hillary Fry
Scenario Hair Design, Shorewood, WI
1st Place - Katie Pickens and Cici Wright
Brown Aveda Institute, Rock River, OH
2nd Place - Tia Silbaugh
Brown Aveda Institute, Mentor, OH
3rd Place - Nicole Gary
San Bernardino Beauty College, San Bernardino, CA
The 2014 STARS deadline has passed. Winners will be announced at the BeautyBASH at ABS on March 22, 2014!
The deadline for STARS 2014 has passed. Winners will be announced at the BeautyBASH at ABS on March 22, 2014!
One winner in each of the professional categories above will receive:
Students (RISING Star) One Winner. Three Runners- Up!
The GRAND PRIZE Winner will receive
Each Runner Up will receive
ENTRY FEES (PER CATEGORY) - Professional
$75 for Cosmetologists Chicago Members
$125 for non-members of Cosmetologists Chicago
ENTRY FEES - Student
$25 for Cosmetologists Chicago Student Members
$55 for student non-members of Cosmetologists Chicago
A select panel of industry leaders will be the final judges.
The STARS photo entries are judged on:
The STARS winners and their work will be introduced to the media and hundreds of their peers on The Runway stage at America’s Beauty Show during the fabulous ABS BeautyBASH party on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Winners will be notified in March of 2014.
QUALIFICATION FOR ENTRY
1. STARS competition is open ONLY to licensed cosmetologists, licensed nail technicians and barbers. Cosmetology students are eligible to enter the RISING Stars category.
2. A brief career resume and a high-resolution photo of the entrant must accompany every entry.
3. Review each category description for details on specific images to submit as they differ by category.
4. Entry forms must be fully completed.
5. Entries submitted that have been photographed for or used in an advertising campaign will be disqualified.
6. The images may be in color or black & white (except ColorAmerica Colorist of the Year which must be in 4 color)
IMAGE TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
HOW TO SUBMIT PHOTO IMAGES & ENTRY FORM
By mail: Submit images and entry forms on CD (single side format only)
STARS 2013 Photo Competition
C/O America’s Beauty Show
330 N. Wabash Street Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60611
By email: Zip all entry files and send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Electronic entry: You may also enter the contest electronically.
By entering the STARS contest, you consent to and authorize the use of any and all images submitted to Cosmetologists Chicago (CC), and of any reproductions of them, for any purpose, including, but not limited to, the publication, display and exhibition of those images in promotion, advertising and trade, without any further compensation to you, or the individual in the images. You also consent to the use of your name in connection with the images. You agree that the images and the related negatives shall become the sole property of CC, with full right of disposition in any manner whatsoever