Goldwell Announces 2012 Color Zoom Challenge US Semi-Finalists

The Goldwell hair care team has announced the 2012 Color Zoom Challenge US Semi-Finalists. This year the United States received a record number of entries in the three Color Zoom Challenge Categories: Creative Colorist, Partner Colorist and New Talent. Goldwell hair care experts brought together a prestigious judging panel that included: Goldwell Brand Celebrity Stylist, Rona O’Connor; Special Creative Artist, Nick Arrojo; Co-Founder of, Randy Taylor; as well as an esteemed team of industry media editors.
The submissions of the Semi-Finalists (5 from each of the three categories) will now be sent to Global Headquarters to be judged by an International Panel. This independent group of industry experts and international stylists will select one winner for each category to represent the United States at the 2012 Color Zoom Finale Live Competition in London, England on October 13th, 2012. Beauty Launchpad congratulates the 2012 Semi-Finalists.
New Talent Semi-Finalists

Kassandra Retos        Melissa Iris Garner      Michael Gierl
Krave Salon                Mizu New York           Mizu New York
Washington, PA          New York, NY             New York, NY
Nicole Larsen              Zachary Allen Jancek
Salon Vivo                   Robert Allen Salon
San Carlos, CA           Fort Lauderdale, FL
Creative Semi-Finalists
Kati McDonald            Leslie Cook                 Michelle Azouz          
Tangles                       Tangles                       Tangles         
Wichita Falls, TX         Wichita Falls, TX         Wichita Falls, TX
Robin Cook                 Salina Bernal
Tangles                       Tangles
Wichita Falls, TX         Wichita Falls, TX
Partner Semi-Finalists

Daniel Rubin                           Derrick Zeno               Nicholas Pagano       
Alpha Hair Design, Inc.           TresImage                   I.D. Salon      
Berkeley, IL                             Reno, NV                    Syosset, NY  
Robert Brown                          Tiffany Conway
Hairobert Salon                       CoCo Cheveux
Germantown, TN                    South Portland, ME

Check out the images from the Semi-Finalists by clicking the categories below! [Images courtesy of Salon US]

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