Creative Director Kristen Erickson and Cosmetologists Chicago, owners and producers of the blockbuster event America’s Beauty Show (ABS), received their 20th prestigious American Inhouse Graphic Design Award, presented by Graphic Design USA magazine.
The American Inhouse Design Awards recognizes the brilliant work of in-house designers, marketing and communications departments within corporations, publishing houses, non-profits, universities and government agencies. This prestigious showcase is highly selective. In 2017, nearly 6,000 entries were submitted and only 15% were recognized with a Certificate of Excellence.
Cosmetologists Chicago’s Creative Director, Kristen Erickson created the award-winning ABS 2017 Advance Program that showcased cover photography by Luis Alvarez and the Aquage Team.
Since 2008 and all for Cosmetologists Chicago, Erickson has won eleven Graphic Design USA American Inhouse Design Awards, seven Graphic Design USA American Graphic Design Awards, one Graphic Design USA American Web Design Award and one HOW Design In-HOWse Award.
“It has been an honor working with Luis Alvarez’s creativity,” said Erickson. “The past 6 years have been so inspirational. I am especially proud to be part of our America’s Beauty Show team, giving us the opportunity to bring worldwide beauty to Chicago.”
Cosmetologists Chicago president Larry Silvestri on congratulating the team added, “On behalf of Cosmetologist Chicago, I applaud the creativity of Kristen and Luis. America’s Beauty Show 2017 was a huge success, and it could not have been done without the commitment of all our teams. Kristen and Luis could not be more deserving of praise for their innovative and inspiring work.”
To find out more about America’s Beauty Show or for information on membership and upcoming educational events, visit AmericasBeautyShow.com.
Be sure to save the dates for next year’s America’s Beauty Show: April 28-30, 2018, downtown Chicago in McCormick Place North.