Goldwell has announced their 2011 Color Zoom Challenge US semi-finalists. This year the United States received a record 244 entries in the three Color Zoom Challenge Categories: Creative Colorist, Partner Colorist and New Talent.
Goldwell's judging panel included: Emmy-Nominated Celebrity StylistâRachael Dowling, A-List New York Star and Celebrity StylistâRyan Nickulas, President of Carlton Hair InternationalâJames OâReagan and Goldwell North American Guest ArtistsâJohn Simpson and Timothy Switzer, as well as an esteemed team of industry media editors, including MODERN's own Maggie Mulhern.
The submissions of their semi-finalists (five from each of the three categories) will now be sent to Germany to be judged by a Global Panel. This independent group of industry experts and international stylists will select one winner for each category to represent the United States at the 2011 Color Zoom Finale Live Competition in South Beach, Miami on October 16, 2011. Colorzoom11.com.
Creative Colorist semi-finalists:
Robin Cook Tangles SalonâWichita Falls, TX
Derek Lopez-Almodouar Cleber Lopes SalonâCoral Gables, FL
Micki Mazza Robert Allen SalonâFort Lauderdale, FL
Allan Ngo Allanâs SalonâSanta Clara, CA
Angel Torres Robert Allen SalonâFort Lauderdale, FL
New Talent semi-finalists:
Crystal Garcia Carissima SalonâChicago, IL
Kayla Randell Ohana SalonâFort Collins, CO
Kassandra Retos Lewis Hair SalonâPittsburgh, PA
Daniel Rubin Johnathan Breitung SalonâChicago, IL
Alfredo Solis-Pita California Looks SalonâVisalia, CA
Partner Colorist semi-finalists:
Tracey Castrichini Red SalonâPeabody, MA
Jesse Fortin Aura Salon & Day SpaâScottsdale, AZ
Erica Haase Env Salon Color BarâApex, NC
Jesse Marcks Hair ExcellenceâSun Prairie, WI
Mary Tricano Salon 600âSayville, NY
|Derek Lopez-Almodouar Cleber Lopes SalonâCoral Gables, FL||Robin Cook Tangles SalonâWichita Falls, TX|
|Crystal Garcia Carissima SalonâChicago, IL||Alfredo Solis-Pita California Looks SalonâVisalia, CA|
|Mary Tricano Salon 600âSayville, NY||Jesse Marcks Hair ExcellenceâSun Prairie, WI|