Haringtons nominated for prestigious hairdressing awards

Haringtons in Wendover has been shortlisted for not one but two prestigious awards at HJ’s British Hairdressing Business Awards 2022. The Marketing Campaign of the Year title, sponsored by Phorest Salon Software and The Customer Service Award, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional.

The awards – now in their 24th year – recognise the hardworking names that have built outstanding salon businesses, helping to make British hairdressing the most respected in the world. From standout salons and exemplary teamwork to groundbreaking innovations and trailblazing individuals, HJ’s British Hairdressing Business Awards are an annual celebration of business brilliance.

Haringtons made the final stage of the competition after compiling detailed entries, outlining their salon’s unique approach to marketing and branding and their commitment to providing impeccable customer care. Winners will be announced at HJs British Hairdressing Business Awards on Monday 4th July at London’s Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, to an audience of some of the industry’s most prolific names.

Nikki Neale, Head of brand and marketing says: ‘We are thrilled to have made the finals of such a respected event. We truly enjoy supporting the salon’s success through quality marketing, from customer retention to training and to be recognised for the care and attention we give to our customers and their experience in the salon just feels fantastic. We try to never be complacent or be too proud to take on feedback so that we can adapt and review processes to serve our clients better. Making the finals is a complete team effort and we’re delighted to be nominated.”

 Jayne Lewis-Orr, executive director of the British Hairdressing Business Awards says: ‘These awards are recognition of the standout people and businesses in the hairdressing industry, celebrating their talent, passion and commitment to making British hairdressing so revered. To make the Marketing Campaign of the Year shortlist, finalists need to show how their brand has evolved, as well as providing examples of successful campaigns and how these are evaluated. And for the Customer Service award, nominees need to demonstrate excellence in all areas of client care, from how the team works together to meet the customer’s expectations, to the unique elements the salon has in place to ensure a memorable client experience. Haringtons should feel proud to be their recognised for their exciting brand strategy commitment and for providing unbeatable customer care.’

A total of 17 trophies will be handed out at the finals, including the new for 2022 Sustainable Salon of the Year award, which recognises salons that put sustainability at the forefront of their business, making real, impactful changes and blending environmentally friendly practices with exceptional hair services. Launched in 1998, HJ’s British Hairdressing Business Awards have previously honoured names including Lee Stafford, Trevor Sorbie and TONI&GUY.