Wenatchee, WA.- Elements Salon & Spa Senior Stylist Trisha Heinold was featured in the June edition of American Salon magazine.
Heinold, an eight-year veteran of the Elements Salon & Spa team, was featured in the Young Americans section of the industry publication, which spotlights up-and-coming talent in the salon industry from around the United States. Heinold was selected as the featured stylist for her artistic approach to creating natural and innovative cuts and styles. A portion of her portfolio is also featured in the magazine.
“This is an incredible honor. I thoroughly enjoy this industry and approach each client from an artistic standpoint. I’ve also been involved in extensive continuing education in this industry, and to be recognized for those efforts is very humbling,” explained Heinold.
Valda Sarty is the owner and founder of Sarty Mountain Inc., which includes Elements Salon & Spa. Sarty was awarded the “Best Downtown Improvement” award during the annual Wenatchee Downtown Associations awards banquet in February. She has also received the coveted “Best Retail Philosophy” award by Skin Inc magazine as well as honorable mention designations in the “Top Spa Mentor” and “Employee Friendly Salon” categories in August of 2007. Sarty Mountain Inc. has also been named as a top place to work and Elements Salon & Spa was named favorite salon by the readers of the Wenatchee Business Journal in 2006 and 2007. Sarty also received the Entrepreneur of the Year award presented by the Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance in April of 2007, the Benefactor of the Year award by the YWCA in December of 2007, and the Outstanding Business Achievement award by the Women’s Resource Center in December of 2006. Sarty is also a member of the Best Practices Club, an invitation-only networking community of industry innovators.