How to Enter the ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Hairdressing Awards 2017

Read the entry rules here
Choose and register for the category you wish to enter, by following the CATEGORY SELECTION and REGISTRATION details below.
Plan your submission.
Submit your entry to the Business and Inixia Awards by close of Business on Thursday October 5th and remaining awards by October 12th.

All entries to be submitted to awards@xperthair.ie, or in hardcopy  format by registered post to:
Attention: Lynsey O’Reilly, Xpert Professional, Unit Z, M7 Business Park, Naas, Co. Kildare

CATEGORY SELECTION and REGISTRATION

Click “Log in” on left hand side of this page
USERNAME: Enter your salon account number (Example S0001-C69423), as supplied by your Xpert Professional representative.
PASSWORD: Enter the last part of your username (Example C69423)
Click on Academy Courses in the left hand column
Click on ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Hairdresser Awards 2017 icon to view the list of competitions.
Scroll down the page and click on the relevant category icon
Click on Course Title
Enter the details of the applicant for the category.
Continue to CHECKOUT.

IF YOU ARE NOT A CLIENT OF ALFAPARF Milano or XPERT Professional, please, contact our offices on 045-856487 Ext. 206

If you are calling from Northern Ireland, please contact us on +353 (45) 856490

THE ALFAPARF Milano BUSINESS AWARDS

how to enter The ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Salon, the ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Hairdresser and the the ALFAPARF Milano Fantastic Marketing Awards

Entrants must submit a complete portfolio that clearly answers all criteria detailed below.
Portfolios can be submitted by email (awards@xperthair.ie) OR in hard copy format by REGISTERED POST to our offices, at the address below: Attention: Lynsey O’Reilly, Xpert Professional, Unit Z, M7 Business Park, Naas, Co. Kildare.
Submission deadline is end of business (5:30PM) on Thursday
5th OCTOBER 2017. This deadline is final. No extensions will be considered.
TIP: YOUR PORTFOLIO NEEDS TO BE CLEARLY AND CREATIVELY PRESENTED – YET BE CONCISE AND EASY FOR THE JUDGING PANEL TO READ. ATTACHMENTS TO YOUR ENTRY ARE ACCEPTABLE.

SELECTION
Salon submissions will be reviewed by a fully independent judging panel, composed of leading figures from the Irish and International hairdressing and business communities. A shortlist of salons will be nominated to
proceed to the grand finale, to be held in Dublin on November 5th.
The second (final) round of judging will comprise of “mystery customers”, who may visit or call nominated salons, where appropriate. Please note that interviews may be conducted as part of the judging process.

FINALISTS
After the selection round, successful salons will be notified (no later than 26 October 2017) and invited to participate in the grand finale. Please note that successful salons may be required to honour a free cut & blow dry or a mystery shopper voucher, on selection to go forward to the
second round of judging.

Finalists will be asked to supply an image (to awards@xperthair.ie) for use at the awards ceremony. The image must be good quality (300dpi) and depict the entrant and/or the salon.