June 1, 1998
Brenda Bollard has what it takes to be a cover technician — superior technical skills — so this year her dream came true.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes competitions Kim Morgan
February 1, 1998
Made-to-order sunny weather; your favorite industry celebrities, a glamorous awards ceremony a VIP cocktail reception... sounds like the Academy Awards, right?
Keywords: Christopher Truong Claudine Morgan competitions Connecticut Florida
January 1, 1998
Would I do it again? Maybe. Next time, I’ll handcuff the model to me and bring a lamp.
November 1, 1997
The Competition Team was introduced this year and has won its fair share of awards since.
Keywords: Christopher Truong competitions Michele Baker OPI Products Rita Horvath
October 1, 1997
Christopher Truong recently became an educator for OPI Products because he says many nail technicians need help with certain skills, especially when it comes to proper product application.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes competitions OPI Products salon chains Top 25 Competitors
March 1, 1997
These tireless perfectionists have raised the standards of excellence throughout the industry and made nails a little more beautiful.
Keywords: Christopher Truong Claudine Morgan competitions NAILS Top 25 List Sonia Glover
July 1, 1996
NAILS SHOW East started with a bang on Sunday morning when keynote speaker Leil Lowndes of Applause Ltd. inspired attendees to achieve excellence in client service while at the same time taking excellent care of themselves.
Keywords: Claudine Morgan CND competitions Estelina's Galaxy Nail Products
June 1, 1996
I think the balance of scoring should be even between shaping and product control.
Keywords: As I See It competitions
May 1, 1996
Working 9 to 5 is definitely not the norm for Brenda Thomas, a nail technician at Stray Cats Exclusive Salon in Atlanta, Ga.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes competitions doing nails for photo shoots Kym Lee
December 1, 1995
Besides developing a greater understanding of what goes on behind the judges’ curtain, as a judge myself, I discovered a greater empathy for the competitors for putting themselves through a competition, and for judges, who have to quickly evaluate and score so many sets of seemingly perfect nails.
October 1, 1995
Show attendees were abuzz with the announcement of Top Gun, NAILS Magazine Show’s newest competition.
Keywords: competitions NAILS Shows
October 1, 1995
Winning nail competitions could get you noticed. How about being called to endorse nail products? Add to that starting your own product line! The sky's the limit for technician Kim Morgan.
Keywords: competitions promoting your services Top 25 Competitors Tweezerman
September 1, 1995
“Competition is in my blood,” says the husband, father, and former high school athlete.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes competitions EZ Flow Tom Bachik Top 25 Competitors
December 1, 1994
NAILS Magazine Shows made continuing education a priority at its New Jersey show held September 11-12. For the first time, all classes and seminars were free for attendees at this show. Class attendance was sold out.
Keywords: competitions NAILS Magazine