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TAFE NSW Honoured at Beauty Industry Awards


26 August 2019


TAFE NSW Ultimo Beauty and Makeup was in the spotlight at the 2019 Australian Beauty Industry Awards last night, with head teacher Trina Storey-Hollis taking home the gong for Individual Educator Of The Year.

The Australian Beauty Industry Awards (ABIA) are the only National Business Awards in the Beauty Industry and with specialist, individual and state categories, are seen as the true benchmark of beauty excellence.

“I’m so incredibly proud of the incredible team here at TAFE NSW. We have the most passionate, industry-experienced educators and engaged students and I feel honoured by this recogniton,” said TAFE NSW Head Teacher Trina Storey-Hollis.

“TAFE NSW Ultimo Beauty and Makeup has the highest quality facilities equipped with the latest in beauty technology and we feel privileged to provide our students with the up-to-the-minute, practical skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their future careers.” 

“I’m thrilled to have received the award for Educator Of The Year, teaching is my passion and it brings me immense joy to see students reach their potential.”

Held at The Star on Sunday the glamorous awards night was attended by the industry’s most influential and judged by a panel of experts from all over Australia.

With more than 1200 courses and talented educators with real-world experience, TAFE NSW can help you find your passion. To find out what courses are on offer, visit or phone 131 601.

Media contact: Alice Dalley, TAFE NSW Media and Communications Business Partner, mobile 0402 528 210.