Viv Simmonds

Director of VIVid Nails and VIVid Nails Academy

Australian & International 'Multi-Award Winning' Nail Artist & Educator



With over 28 years industry experience, Viv has achieved International status & recognition through her accomplishments - winning Nail Competitions including; the Title of ‘Australian Champion’ 5 years consecutively, the Australian ‘Champion of Champions’ Title, EzFlow Educator of the Year Award & many more Awards & Titles in Australia. 

In the past few years Viv has taken 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Trophies in Asia, America & Europe. With that success, Viv has had the opportunity to be a Judge for Nail Competitions Internationally. 

Viv has created 9 front covers for leading International Nail Magazines and Trade Books, has been listed in the Who’s Who of Australian Women 2010 & 2011, has featured on Television and in industry & commercial Magazines in Australia & Internationally. 
Viv’s accomplishments take her all over the world, conducting training events in Advanced Nail Technology & Design. 

One of Viv’s greatest achievements in her career is her own Australian Team that she has mentored and trained and has been rewarded with watching them grow and develop into Multi Award Winning Nail Artists and Educators.