#SBAwards: How to enter the Ultimate Salon Award
The Ultimate Salon award cannot be entered into but will be awarded to the salon that scores highly in terms of marketing, salon design, services, training programs and business practice. A shortlist will be drawn from finalists of all other salon categories. Shorltisted entrants may then be contacted to provide further evidence for the judges.
There are two awards, based on the salon’s turnover: Less than £250,000 £250,000 and over
The winner will be selected by our judging panel in two stages.
What The Judges Are Looking For
– Innovative, well thought out business models.
– Evidence of regular staff appraisals.
– Original and up-to-date salon design.
– Modern services targeting the appropriate market.
– Evidence of a strong training program.
Ultimate Salon Sponsored by iSalon
Since launching the UK’s first salon management software in 1987, iSalon Software has been committed to providing the most powerful salon solutions and is an essential tool for maintaining business growth – backed up by first class business consultancy, additional marketing services and product support. iSalon can be tailored to suit your specific requirements and works as hard as you do – giving you more time to spend doing what you love.
They are proud to be a hybrid provider, their installed system ensures you have no system downtime with loss of internet, while their cloud-based Command Centre gives you the flexibility to manage and run your business remotely. They also offer a marketing agency service iCreate, to help grow your business with professional salon marketing. They’ve developed the skills and knowledge required to help you demonstrate to your clients WHY they should choose you. Specialising in salon websites and social media management.
Read to find the right category for you? Head over to our site for more info here.