Hugh Baird College is thrilled to announce that one of its hairdressing tutors, Andrew Manion, has been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘Hair Stylist of the Year’ award at the UK Hair and Beauty Awards 2023.
Andrew Manion, who has been in the hairdressing sector for over 19 years and is still practising in the industry, is a highly respected and experienced hairdresser known for his creativity and technical excellence.
His industry work includes TV and fashion, including the Milan and London Fashion Weeks. Andrew has trained countless students, many of whom have gone on to achieve great success in hairdressing.
Steph Butler, Curriculum Manager at Hugh Baird College, said:
“We are incredibly proud of Andrew and his nomination for this award.”
“His dedication to his craft and ability to inspire and guide students is truly outstanding. He is a great example of the high-quality teaching and training we provide at Hugh Baird College.”
“Being shortlisted for this award is a dream come true for me. It is an honour to be recognised among such a talented group of hairdressers. I am humbled and grateful for this opportunity to showcase my passion and skills. I look forward to the final and hope to make my students, team and myself proud.”
The UK Hair and Beauty Awards 2023 Grand Final will take place in Birmingham in April.
To find out more about the Hairdressing courses available at Hugh Baird College, visit www.hughbaird.ac.uk/hairdressing