Woody has been designing hair for 30 years, and is an industry icon. As the Global Creative Director for some of the largest beauty brands he has travelled the world performing, teaching and trend setting.
He was the Creative Director for Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa, where he over saw trend creation and leadership for over 400 of the country’s top hair designers. He traveled serving the VIP Guests of the salons at some of the country’s most elite locations including the iconic 5th Avenue location, the Chicago Magnificent Mile Spa, as well as the exclusive Wigwam hotel in Arizona.
He has Guests that travel from around the world to visit him, including many that reside part of the year or visit Palm Beach during winter months.
He boasts a celebrity clientele, personal hairstylist to top fashion designers, as well as Middle East royalty, and international elite business men. He also is the choice of stylist for many of the country's top Beauty bloggers and Editors with many magazine publications & TV appearances.
During New York Fashion Week he leads the hair and makeup teams for 40+ designers, in turn they coiff over 1000 models. Woody also leads the hair and makeup teams at LA & Dubai Fashion Week. His close relationship to the designers has him style for the designers Look Books as well as many Resort & Bridal collections.
During his career Woody has won many awards including a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Organization Monidal Coiffure (OMC), he is a Board Member for Intercoiffure – an organization for the Elite salon owners in the industry – and has won titles such as North American Hairstylist of the Year, Colorist of the Year, America’s Open Cup Champion and Salon Interior Design of the Year.