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Holly Madison and Tabatha Coffey for NAHA

Lauren Salapatek | July 11, 2011 | 12:22 AM

The Professional Beauty Association (PBA), producer of the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) has announced renowned hair stylist, author and star of Bravo's Tabatha's Salon Takeover, Tabatha Coffey, as host of the 2011 NAHA Awards Ceremony (Modern Salon is a founding sponsor). In addition, actress, model and star of Peepshow, Holly Madison, will receive the 2011 Beautiful Humanitarian Award, which will be presented at the NAHA Awards Ceremony.

As the most prestigious photographic beauty competition in North America, NAHA celebrates the artistry and skill of the professional salon industry. From avant garde and editorial styling to recognizing the business savvy nature of salon owners, winning a NAHA award is a true pinnacle career achievement. PBA invites the entire beauty industry to come together for the 2011 NAHA Award's Ceremony on Sunday, July 31, 2011, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

Holly Madison and Tabatha Coffey for NAHAHolly Madison: 2011 Beautiful Humanitarian Award Recipient

Actress, model, author, and Vegas headliner, Holly Madison is currently the star of Peepshow at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino and Holly's World on E!, (she's also a mainstream celebrity and worldwide "it" girl. With a classy and iconic look, Holly is a passionate advocate for the rights of animals, Holly dedicates her time, talent, and fame championing animal rights. Her support for such organizations as the Animal Foundation of Las Vegas and PETA are numerous along with many other charitable causes such as Souls4Souls.

Holly Madison and Tabatha Coffey for NAHATabatha Coffey: Host of the 2011 NAHA Awards Ceremony

With her iconic wit and no-nonsense head for business, Tabatha Coffey has become a worldwide sensation and champion of the professional beauty industry. As host of Bravo's Tabatha's Salon Takeover, author of "It's Not Really About the Hair"and as an internationally renowned educator, Coffey continues to leave an indelible mark on the beauty industry. Coffey will lend her creative talents, humor, and wit as host of the 2011 NAHA Awards Ceremony, which will be broadcast live from the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

The NAHA festivities kick off with a Red Carpet Reception at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 31, 2011, at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. The NAHA Awards Ceremony features special artistic presentations, live entertainment and special guest appearances. The show will also be broadcast live, via streaming video, at For tickets and information, visit

NAHA is part of PBA Beauty Week, North America's largest, most inclusive beauty event, offering unlimited networking, educational, and professional growth opportunities to all sectors of the beauty industry. PBA Beauty Week is produced by the Professional Beauty Association and is hosted by Cosmoprof North America. For more information, please visit

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