September 25, 2017
Eighty two (82) members registered for the annual meeting of the Association on September 25, 2017 at the Loyalist Country Inn and Lakeview Resort in Summerside. President Melissa Gallant called the meeting to order and chaired the proceedings.
President Gallant presented the report of Council which reported a busy and productive year for the Association. The report provided detailed review of the following major areas:
Total Look 2017 Student Competition
Audited Financial Statement
Executive Director Gerard Dougan provided a review of the audited financial statements for fiscal year ended August 31, 2017. Mr. Dougan reported the Association experienced strong financial performance during the year with net operating surplus of $3,370. for a total unrestricted net assets of $97,039..
Election of Council Members
Nominating Committee, Angela Bailey presented the report of the nominating committee. The committee presented a complete slate of nominees as well as nominations were received from the floor. Following the election the following members were elected to the Council:
Ms. Angela Bailey; Ms. Lynn Smith; and Mr. Ed Arsenault.
Recognition of Members with twenty-five years of dedicated service
Annually the Association recognizes members who have reached the milestone of twenty-five (25) years of dedicated service to the hairdressing industry in the current year.
Distinguished recipients for 2017 were:
Ms. Linda Arsenault; Ms. Lisa Aylward; Ms. Marie Caseley; Ms. Shelley Chaisson; Ms. Cindy Dunn; Ms. Janice Kelly; Ms. Waneta Lipsett; Ms. April MacDonald; Ms. Michelle MacDonald; Ms. Kendra MacIntyre; Mr. Bashir Mayaleh; Ms. Joy Murphy; Ms. Kelly Scott; Ms. Lori Swayne; Ms. Karen Wallace; Ms. Angela Wood.
Congratulations to all these special members who have provided quality and professional hairstyling services to many Islanders over the past twenty-five (25) years. Work well done !
During the meetings draws for various gifts were made. A total of forty (40) draws were made.
Many thanks to the businesses who supported our draws:
Your ongoing support is very much appreciated
Maritime Beauty Supply
KAO Canada Inc.
ACCELLE Beauty Solutions Inc.
Joico Hair Care
Desjardins Financial Security
Provincial Credit Union