Meet our 2017 Sponsors

Meet our 2017 Sponsors


As a non-profit organisation we rely on corporate sponsorship funding to help manage the lead up to the event, and run the Awards ceremony on the 23 September. We would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support: 



HITO is the New Zealand Hair and Beauty Industry Training Organisation.  HITO is the qualification developer, and Standard Setting Body and works with industry to create relevant, high quality New Zealand qualifications. We also manage apprenticeships for Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy and Barbering.

HITO works closely with the NZ Association of Registered Beauty Professionals, as we have a shared goal of working towards having a highly skilled, professional industry, safe standards and sharing knowledge and support.

HITO are delighted to be a Gold Sponsor for the BeautyNZ Association Awards, endorsing the hardworking, talented beauty professionals of New Zealand and recognising the countries' brightest stars.



dermaviduals are passionate and committed to advancing the level of knowledge of skin experts through advanced skin analysis and corneotherapy throughout New Zealand. We are dedicated to ensuring best practices and training a new generation of engaged and inspired therapists.  

We believe strongly in rewarding clinics and therapists that share these educational values that keep our industry thriving & evolving and this is why we are ecstatic to be part of the BeautyNZ Association Awards!

Derma Aesthetics distribute the renowned bespoke skincare range, dermaviduals, have created the highly-acclaimed derma CIT pen and are providers of cutting edge, quality education. Our team recognises that just as no two skins are the same, no two businesses are alike. Our bespoke solutions provide a solid foundation for successful and long-lasting partnerships and were awarded 'Highly Commended for Best Customer Service' at the 2016 Australasian MyFaceMyBody Awards.  We look forward to seeing you at your awards ceremony.  



OBSERV is a small company based in Titirangi, Auckland. Margaret Walsh, the Director, a Stalwart of the NZ Beauty Therapy Industry for over 30 years, imports this Skin Analysis diagnosis device from the Netherlands. Margaret is now using her wealth of industry knowledge and passion for learning to support other business owners in the beauty therapy industry. Her goal is to see beauty therapy businesses grow and thrive, and she takes a hands-on role with clients to ensure that this happens; working with them to create winning business systems, and train and develop their team. 

Clients have referred to Margaret as 'a bit of a dynamo' and she loves being the one stirring things up to get businesses moving in a more profitable and rewarding direction. To put her hand up to sponsor the inaugural BeautyNZ Awards was a simple decision because supporting Industry NZ is an integral part of the OBSERV Company vision. OBSERV is honoured to be part of this amazing event - see you on the Red Carpet in Wellington!



My name is Lesley Scher, I am the Managing Director of TIB Limited and I am delighted to be sponsoring the BeautyNZ Awards. I am a qualified senior underwriter of insurance with over 20 years of experience in the industry. At TIB Limited we provide you with a comprehensive insurance package which includes the best of benefits and personal service to protect you as a member.  We are also now providing members with special Professional Indemnity as well as the group cover scheme. 

We protect you against alleged claims, damage to property and assets, loss of profits while providing private medical insurance and all liability covers - including employment practices.  We also provide post treatment forms which cover clinics, home-based businesses, manufacturers, distributors and beauty schools. Personal service is our priority and travelling to see our clients throughout NZ every year is part of our special service. Our staff are professional and are dedicated to assisting our clients whether as organisations or individuals.