Rush Oscars 2015 and the winners are…

The Rush Oscars 2015 took place on Sunday 24th January in the Phoenix Theatre in London’s West End. It was grand awards ceremony with a huge after party in Leicester Square.

Andy Phouli and Stell Andrew speaking at the Rush Oscars 2015
Andy Phouli and Stell Andrew speaking at the Rush Oscars

Chairman Andy Phouli started the evening reflecting on the last 12 months, opening 14 salons and becoming a nationwide brand. He then announced there will be 20 more salons coming in 2016 and that Rush will be opening a new academy in London’s Covent Garden. Andy then presented a cheque to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children’s Charity, bringing the total money raised by Rush to over £120,000.

Rush Co-founder, Stell Andrew later spoke about building Rush with partner Andy Phouli. He has decided to hand his title of International Creative Director over to Andy Heasman. Andy will now lead the artistic direction, education and training at Rush.

The winners of the Rush Oscars 2015 are…

Andrea Lowe Award, Assistant of the Year 2015 – Sophie Field, Rush Bromley

Front of House of the Year – Hannah Sykes, Rush Reigate and Dorking and Zain Mitchell, Rush Centrale

Beauty Therapist of the Year 2015 – Abbie Denton, Rush Sutton Health & Beauty
Beauty Salon of the Year 2015 – Rush Croydon Health and Beauty

Newcomer of the Year 2015 – Rush Stratford

Retailer of the Year 2015 – Bradley Cahill, The House of Rush

Retail Salon of the Year 2015 (in association with L’Oréal Professional products Division) – The House of Rush

Support Centre Operator Award 2015 – Sophie Hand

Head Office Award 2015 – Ann Milne

Colourist of the Year – Ben Hudson, Rush Guildford

Stylist of the Year – Sanchia Hayward, Rush One New Change

New Colour Team 2015 – Tina Poonam Mehmi, Rush Kensington, Emma Fitzpatrick – Rush Horsham and Craig Teeder – Rush Aldwych

Colour Expert Certificates 2015:

Alexandra Haynes, Ben Russell, Emily Sweetman, Helen Golt, Lauren Doyle, Laura Grimwood, Rhianna O’Brien, Sarah Flannery, Steff Hargreaves, Seung Ki Baek, Neria Mendes and Lorna Frahill.

Manager of the Year – Omorfi Topiladou, Rush One New Change

Franchisee of the Year – Lucy Kundomal, Rush Kingston and Ealing

Rush Artistic Team Member 2015 – Michelle J Farmer

Rush Photographic Award 2015 1st Place: Michael Rackett, Rush Centrale

2nd place – Sophie Chandler, Rush Croydon.
3rd place – Tina Poonam Mehmi, Rush Kensington.

Rush Factor 2015 Winners:

Aneta Adulfe, Charlotte Oldfield, Jessica Quarmby and Emily Sweetman.

Rush Serve the Client Stylist of the Year – Michael Butterfield

Outstanding Achievement Award – Andy Heasman

Special Achievement Awards – Ruby Stone, Ruth Brown and John Haynes

Rush Salon of the Year 2015:

London Salon of the Year – Rush One New Change

Eastern Salon of the Year – Rush Canterbury

Western Salon of the Year – Rush Watford

Southern Salon of the Year – Rush Crawley

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