Glynn Jackson's 22nd Annual Golden Scissors Awards 2013- HairAfrica (The Great Hair Expedition) - December 8th

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There has never been a hair and fashion show like this. This historic hair show will have viewers sitting on the edge of their seats in anticipation for more.

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Hair is the very fabric that weaves communities together, and even though people may be different, the similarities are evident through hair.

Glynn Jackson's 22nd annual Golden Scissors Awards 2013 HairAfrica- The Great Hair Expedition

Over $20,000 dollars in cash and prizes will be given away directly back to the community.

On December 8, 2013, come and witness hair and fashion history. Come and see the creative ingenious of internationally recognized "Global Ambassador for Change" and hair/beauty/fashion icon, Glynn Jackson. This is an epic, must see event.

Mr. Jackson has used his signature production, The Golden Scissors Awards, as platform for corporate giving. For well over 20 years, Fortune 500 companies have relied on the Golden Scissors Awards and Glynn Jackson the Agency to market, brand, and create community oriented marketing campaigns that give directly back to the community. These companies use the Golden Scissors Awards as a community platform while doing something rewarding for the community.

At this year’s 22nd Annual Golden Scissors Awards – HairAfrica (The Great Hair Expedition), over $20,000 will be given directly back to the community through the corporate partnership of Platinum partner human hair-extension manufacturer BOBBI BOSS™, in associate with our bronze partners hair care line ORS formerly known as Organic Root Stimulator, Delaco Weight Loss and Wellness and Coconut Sun.

The Golden Scissors Awards was created as a local, national, and international platform for hairstylists to showcase their work and push the envelope of creativity. For more information about this spectacular event in hair and fashion, visit

Glynn Jackson, the creator and founder of the coveted Golden Scissors Awards—the most anticipated hair and fashion event of the year—invites everyone on a trip to Africa. This journey will take place at the Silver Spring Civic Center located in Silver Spring, Maryland and will include three shows.

The first show, Golden Scissors Kids, is a showcase and competition featuring amazing kids ages 3-17. All the clothes worn during this show will be donated to children in a third world country. Cash and prizes worth $1500 will be given away during this show ($1000/group and $500/individual). Doors open at 2:30 p.m.; the show starts at 3:00 p.m.

The Golden Scissors Awards, the second show, features the hottest salon/hair professionals in the world. The BOBBI BOSS™ "America’s Next Top Stylist" will be announced during this show. Beauty icons will also be honored and over $5000 in cash and prizes will be given away. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; the show starts at 6:00 p.m.

The third show, the Golden Scissors Consumer event, will feature four consumer-driven competitions (one stylist/one consumer): Bobbi Boss Weave Competition, Barber Total Look Competition, LockStar Competition, and Hair GaGa (avant garde/fantasy hair). Comedian and native Washingtonian Antonie Blackman will co-host the third show. Blackman has appeared on BET, HBO, FOX, VH1, and MTV. Each winner will walk away with $1000. Doors open at 8:00 p.m.; the show starts at 8:30 p.m

"This year the Golden Scissors Awards is paying homage to the African community for the massive contributions it has made to the hair and beauty industry," Glynn Jackson, the owner of Glynn Jackson the Agency, said. "African culture has influenced so much of what is considered today to be 'popular culture' that the Golden Scissors Awards felt compelled to acknowledge this in a grand and over-the-top, historical way."

"Hair is the very fabric that weaves communities together, and even though people may be different, the similarities are evident through hair," Jackson continued.

Celebrated Ghanaian Fashion designer Afua Sam will be a featured designer at the show. For more information about her and her clothing line, Studio D’Maxsi.

For more information about the show please visit our website at or email Glynn Jackson at glynnjackson(at)gmail(dot)com. You can also call Antranett Waters at (202) 906-0680 or our national office (202) 452-7445 ext. 1.

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