Belinda Keeley

Co-founder of Chumba Concept Salons, Founder of Belinda Keeley Education, Multi Award Winning Hairdresser and Business Woman, Educator, Mother of three and International Athlete Belinda Keeley defines what it is to be the “Woman that has it all”. She is the leader of the Chumba family and figure head of the company. Her graceful ease in salon and on stage makes her an inspiration to a multitude of working woman who look to her as an inspiration professionally and personally. 

The leading question is always “How does she do it?”. Again there’s no easy answer to that she just does and that’s how she rolls.

Belinda has as she would put it “worked her guts out’ to become not only one of Australia’s leading Colourists but a leading business leader in our industry. As a natural over-achiever she drives the Chumba team forward to reach it’s collective goal’s in a management style that is the envy of others. Her Creative energy and demand for technical excellence sets in stone the Chumba 

Culture of never accepting less than the absolute best for their clientele.

Belinda is a dynamic and in demand educator with the natural ability to engage and connect to her audience whilst inspiring them in their careers.

 

AHFA Awards

2014 AHFA Finalist Creative Team of the Year

2011 Finalist Creative Colourist of the Year

2011 Finalist Creative Colourist of the Year

2011 Finalist Creative Team of the Year

2010 Creative Colourist of the Year Finalist

2010 Artistic Team of the Year Finalist

2009 Creative Colourist of the Year Finalist

 

Hair Expo Awards

2015 Hair Expo Finalist -Technician of the Year

2014 Hair Expo Technician of the Year Highly Commended

2013 Hair Expo Technician of the Year Highly Commended

2012 Hair Expo Technician of the Year Finalist

2011 People's Choice Award Winner

2011 Hair Expo Technician of the Year Finalist

2011 Hair Expo Salon Team of the Year Finalist

2010 Colour Technician of the Year - Finalist 

2010 Salon Team of the Year - Finalist

 

Other Accolades

Platform artist and educator for Haircare Australia, Ozdare, Hair Expo and Excellent Edges

Hair Industry Competition Judge for IHS and HBIA 

World wide published work

Hair Shots to the World Mentor

Backstage fashion week stylist

Named in the 10 most inspirational Women in Hair 2010

 

BUSINESS

2010 Bendigo Bank Gippsland Business Awards - Hall of Fame Inductee

2009 Bendigo Bank Gippsland Business Awards - Winner Business of the Year

2009 Bendigo Bank Gippsland Business Awards - Winner Personal and Other Services Category

2007 Winner of the Federal Ministers Award for Excellence in New Apprentice Training

2007 Gippsland Business Awards Winner for Best New Business

2007 Gippsland Business Award Winner for Commerce

2006 Victorian Telstra women in Business under 30 years old finalist

2006 Runner-up Award for the Federal Ministers Award for innovations in Apprentice Training

2005 Victorian Telstra Women in Business under 30 years old finalist

2005 Gippsland Business of the Year

2005 Baw Baw Shire Individual Achievement Award

2005 Gippsland Business Award Winner for Best New Business

2005 Gippsland Business Award Winner for Commerce

2004 Gippsland Business Award Winner for Best new Business