2012/2013 Industry Awards

Hairdressing Industry Award

Presented by Maria Vaughan & Kirsty Hodgsen- Jarahs Hair

WINNER – Tia Loulas – Halmani Hair Salon

 In a field of outstanding candidates –  Tia Loulas stood out.

As a 3rd year apprentice, Tia’s development has resulted in her being appointed acting manager of one of Renmark leading hair salons.

Tia’s  has been described as having skills well ahead of industry benchmarks and consistently meets and exceeds the expectations of her clients.

Her commitment to training, her empathy with customers and her hunger for knowledge on the business and creative         aspects of the salon is outstanding.

Hospitality – Baking Industry Award

Presented by Gunter Schmid – Quality Training and Hospitality College

WINNER – Teagan Matthews –  Barmera  Bakery

Teagan is a quiet achiever after ranking highly in this award last year, Teagan has taken her career to a new level.

Her skills have been identified by high ranking officials in the baking industry.

The skills and dedication have drawn praise from her employer and have  played an integral part in the rise and rise of the Barmera Bakery.



  Automotive Industry Award

Presented by Andrew Stiles  – Rosenthal Automotive

WINNER – Andrew Baker – Gibbs Auto Electrical

Andrew Baker works closely with his boss in providing a a wide range of services at Gibbs Auto and Electrical.

A life long love of cars and a friendly disposition has been a winning combination for Andrew and the business.

His ability to work independently on a wide range of tasks and has made him an invaluable member of the small Gibbs team.

He has been described as an asset to the business due to his hard working and reliable attitude.