The Signature Series line of shears was created to recognize Master Groomers in the industry. Each shear was specially designed for the groomer they represent.
The Irina Pinkusevich collection is crafted with our level 3 blend of metals to guarantee strength and durability.
About Irina Pinkusevich
Irina “Pina” Pinkusevich immigrated from The Ukraine in 1989, and entered the world of Competitive Grooming in 2006. In her competitive career Irina has won multiple BIS and Best All Around Groomer awards, is a two-time recipient of the Lynne Carver Award for the most Best All Around Groomer wins in 2008 and 2010, and was honored to win the Liz Paul Memorial Award for the most Best in Show Wins in 2010. Irina is the winner of the Winner’s Circle Jackpot 2011 where she won $32,500 for grooming Lucas, her champion American Cocker Spaniel.
Irina is a former member of GroomTeam USA from 2008 through 2013, competed in the World Championships for the United States in 2009, 2011, and 2013 helping the U.S. team bring home a Silver and two Golds.
Currently, Irina is a national and international judge and lecturer as well as an ambassador for Oster Professional Grooming Products, and was recently awarded the Cardinal Crystal Award for Judge of the Year, and the Barkleigh Honors Award for Up and Coming Speaker of the Year. Irina is a National Certified Master Groomer (NCMG) and Certifier with the National Dog Groomers Association of America.