14 of the Most Gorgeous, Well-Groomed Guys on the Globe
This image won Jerome Kantner of Germany the title of American Crew All-Star Global Champion 2013-2014. “Jerome’s look exudes classic American Crew with meticulous barbering skills and refined proportions,” said Craig Hanson, American Crew Creative Director. “The wardrobe styling was fresh and masculine, and the art direction perfectly captured an authentic message of the modern man.”Photo 2 of 15
Sofia Azorakos from AustraliaPhoto 3 of 15
Jacob Rozenberg of CanadaPhoto 4 of 15
Anitha Skov from DenmarkPhoto 5 of 15
Florian Nou from FrancePhoto 6 of 15
Atilla Mullnar from HungaryPhoto 7 of 15
Paul Mac from IrelandPhoto 8 of 15
Yulia Mulher from the NetherlandsPhoto 9 of 15
Eva Lill Kristengard from NorwayPhoto 10 of 15
Hamlet Gukasyan from RussiaPhoto 11 of 15
Paco Lopez from SpainPhoto 12 of 15
Robar Yasin from SwedenPhoto 13 of 15
Bruno Lodise for SwitzerlandPhoto 14 of 15
Bradford Davision for the United StatesPhoto 15 of 15
American Crew, the professional men’s grooming line, announced Jerome Kantner, Mainz, Germany, as the winner of the 2013-2014 American Crew All-Star Challenge in Lisbon, Portugal on April 28, 2014. This annual global competition identifies the best men’s groomers around the world, brings them together and challenges them to create a visual interpretation of American Crew masculinity via a timed styling and photo contest.
More than 1100 stylists from 18 countries entered the competition, with the following country finalists chosen to represent and compete in Lisbon. Visit their pages (below) to see the image they created in Lisbon on set with David Raccuglia, founder of American Crew, an interview on their inspiration and process, as well as the image that won them their country title.
“American Crew recognizes that grooming is one of the oldest historical art forms,” said Raccuglia, a renowned photographer. “The competitive arena that we create for these exceptional talents drives the trends and fuels inspiration for hairdressers everywhere.”
The global judging panel for the competition was: Raccuglia; Hanson; Sandra Nygaard, Senior Fashion and Grooming Director, Men’s Health; Sergi Bancells, General Manager USA, Spain and Latin America, Estetica Magazine; and Pedro Jose Munoz, 2012-2013 All-Star Challenge Global Champion.