The brand brought together its dynamic team this January at the Revlon Professional® Annual Conference and Awards. The conference kicked off at the Revlon headquarters, Greater London House in Camden.
Matt Horder, General Manager of Revlon Professional UK & Ireland welcomed attendees to the Revlon Professional Annual Conference and Awards. He then handed over to Regional General Manager Northern Europe, Charbel Katra. The rest of the day covered success stories from 2023 as well as business objectives and themes for 2024, which left no one in any doubt that it’s going to be an exciting year ahead.
Guests were then transported to the Treehouse Hotel for a glamorous evening of excitement and celebration. There,the Revlon Professional Visionaries team gathered their final showcase of what has been an outstanding year for this team of up-and-coming talents. The evening marked the culmination of their remarkable journey under the mentorship of Revlon Professional Global Ambassador Mark Leeson and Richard Darby.
The much-anticipated annual awards included titles for both Newcomer and Team of the Year. Matt Horder and Charbel Katra made the award presentations to the talented winners. Then, in a final twist, Matt went on to win the award for Best Leadership.
Winners of the Revlon Professional Annual Awards
- Newcomer of the Year – Rachel Hodgetts
- Colour Salesperson of the Year – Emma O’Brien
- New Business Salesperson of the Year – Conor Picking
- Revlon Professional ‘Champion’ Award – Sheree Rankin
- Educator of the Year – Karen Thomas
- Salon Account Manager of the Year – Brendan Thompson
- Outstanding Achievement – Nadine Reilly; Jaye Walton; Sophia Coltas
- Team of the Year – Matt Carrigan – Northern Region
- Best Leadership – Matt Horder
The evening wrapped up with a meal, mingling as well as more cocktails of course! Guests finished off their evening with an afterparty at The Nest rooftop with its panoramic London views overlooking the city skyscape.
The attendees met back the next morning for a motivational talk from Jamie Peacock, the most decorated UK rugby league player in history, now public speaker, author and wellness expert, who delivered a memorable mentoring lesson in leadership. Full of inspiration, conference attendees were then further fuelled with a marketing catch up featuring a review of 2023, plus a preview of what 2024 has in store. After covering Education and a global company viewpoint delivered by Marketing Director of Revlon Professional Northern Europe Marine Paillet, Ian Harrold, International American Crew All Star demonstrated his creative vision for 2024.
“This was a triumphant gathering in every way,” closed Matt Horder. “Not only did we salute those who have achieved such success in 2023, we also got an exciting glimpse into what looks set to be a record-beating year for the Revlon Professional family. These events always spark a real spirit of togetherness. As a collective, we couldn’t be more fired up for the future.”