2015 Judges

Meet the 2015 Guest Judges - Vancouver

Meet our panel of guest judges who - in true Canadian style - have been invited from around the world! Celebrity guests, Industry Leaders,  Competition Champions and Product Educators have come together to create a unique and talented judging panel.

Britney Tokyo is a 1st class JNA nail tech and international award winning champion. Born and raised in Japan, she now resides in Los Angeles and has a line of gels from Nail Labo with her name on them! Read more about Britney.


Christina Cronk is an International Educator for INM and is the master educator at Swan Nail Academy in Victoria, BC. Her skills transcend acrylic, art, 3D, and gel. Many nail techs throughout Canada consider Christina to be a key element in their success. Read more about Christina.


Denise Arnold is a multiple award winning nail professional and brings over 18 years experience to the table. In addition to working in the salon she has served as an Education Ambassador with CND for the past 15 years traveling internationally to share her experience and intricate techniques with nail professions at home and abroad. Read more about Denise.

Fumi Iwahara is an Akzentz ACE Certified Educator, has been Japan Nail Association 1st Class Certified for 10 years and originally received her training in Australia. Read more about Fumi.





Jennifer Ponzi, owner and master educator of The Academy of Nail Design; an award winning online nail school accredited by both Canada's Human Resource Skills Development and The Canadian Examining Board of Health Care Practitioners Advanced Nail Care program. Read more about Jennifer.