Close

Events

2017 NAHA FINALISTS: Hairstylist of the Year

by Lauren Salapatek | May 10, 2017
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
1/25

Show All
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
2/25

Show All
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
3/25

Show All
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
4/25

Show All
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
5/25

Show All
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
6/25

Show All
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
7/25

Show All
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
8/25

Show All
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
9/25

Show All
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
10/25

Show All
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
11/25

Show All
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
12/25

Show All
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
13/25

Show All
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
14/25

Show All
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
15/25

Show All
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
16/25

Show All
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
17/25

Show All
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
18/25

Show All
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
19/25

Show All
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
20/25

Show All
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
21/25

Show All
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
22/25

Show All
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
23/25

Show All
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
24/25

Show All
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
25/25

Show All
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
1/25
Slider
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
2/25
Slider
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
3/25
Slider
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
4/25
Slider
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Charlie Brackney</strong>, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
5/25
Slider
Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
6/25
Slider
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
7/25
Slider
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
8/25
Slider
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
9/25
Slider
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Julie Vriesinga</strong>, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
10/25
Slider
Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous, London, ON
Photo courtesy of Paula Tizzard
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
11/25
Slider
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
12/25
Slider
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
13/25
Slider
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
14/25
Slider
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Matt Swinney</strong>, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
15/25
Slider
Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
16/25
Slider
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
17/25
Slider
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
18/25
Slider
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
19/25
Slider
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Mio Sota</strong>, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
20/25
Slider
Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL
Photo courtesy of John Rawson
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
21/25
Slider
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
22/25
Slider
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
23/25
Slider
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
24/25
Slider
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs
<strong>Nick Stenson</strong>, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
25/25
Slider
Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL
Photo courtesy of Richard Monsieurs

It's the moment you have been waiting for all year! To kick off the excitement of the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA), the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) presents the 2017 NAHA finalists. Flip through the slideshow to see the finalists in the Hairstylist of the Year category.

As a proud co-founder of NAHA, MODERN will be reporting LIVE from the Red Carpet and the Awards Ceremony at NAHA 2017. The awards will be held Sunday, July 9, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. MODERN SALON will also be producing the NAHA Winner’s Portfolio in partnership with PBA and Matrix, Mizani and Redken.

All NAHA images/photos are copyright © of the North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) and the Professional Beauty Association (PBA). All rights reserved.

See a full list of all the 2017 NAHA finalists.

HAIRSTYLIST OF THE YEAR

Charlie Brackney, HAUS Salon in Minneapolis, MN

Julie Vriesinga, Salon Entrenous in London, ON

Matt Swinney, Evolution in Minneapolis, MN

Mio Sota, Trio Salon in Chicago, IL

Nick Stenson, Ulta Beauty, Chicago IL

Find out why over 400,000 subscribers love our newsletters

Videos

In our video section, watch salon professionals in action, listen to the advice of salon business experts, and tour inside the world’s top salons.

Load More