Mark Leeson, one of the biggest names in British hairdressing, was celebrated for his outstanding achievement and ability to create a buzz in the industry and beyond, when he was announced winner of the Hair Awards Hair Hero category at the fabulous awards ceremony on Monday 27th February.
Mark, who owns the luxurious salon, Mark Leeson Hair Body and Mind in Mansfield, has become known for his stunning photographic work which has earned him a long list of awards and kudos among his peers in the industry.
He said: “I am absolutely honored to have been crowned Hair Hero 2012. It’s a huge accolade and I hope I will continue to fly the flag for British Hairdressing around the Linda Fox, Publisher of Hair and host of The Hair Awards said that she was delighted with the extremely high standards of the night’s nominees and winners. “The standards of the entries have been very high and we have been overwhelmed by the inspiring creativity of the work that has been submitted,” she said.
The event, held at London’s super cool Altitude 360 venue began with a reception
for the 300 star hairdresser and celebrity guests. Immediately after the winners were
announced, Celebrity DJ for the night, Lauren Pope from TOWIE took to the decks to
get everyone dancing.
The Hair Awards 2012 was a fantastic event for the hair industry, recognising and celebrating talent, innovation and creativity and providing inspiration for many up and
coming talented stylists that helped to make it a great night.