Hairdresser – Editorial / Commercial Stylist – Educator
Moving to St Petersburg after working with John Sahag @ his Madison Ave salon in NYC Albie brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with his new clients in his new adopted town. “I came to St Pete because it felt right. Crossing the bridge home from Tampa Airport, it always feels like i’m going from Kansas to OZ. Its a great town with lots of potential.”
In his 35+ years in the hair and fashion industry Albie has worked in over 35 country’s Throughout South America, From one end of Canada to the other All of Mexico the UK and Europe Every country in southeast Asia and more. “One of the most memorable Experience’s for me was in Bangkok Thailand. I did a fashion show working with some of Thailand’s most notable hairdressers, Models and TV personality’s for the Prime Minister and his wife. It was an experience I will never forget.” If that’s not enough! Albie has had the pleasure and honor of being one of the few American hairdresser’s to be invited to work at the very Prestige Alternative Hair Show In London England. Not once but twice to raise money for Leukemia Research. To his knowledge he is the only hairdresser in Tampa bay to have done so. It has always been one of Albie’s passions to continue to help children in need when ever necessary. Albie is also personal friends and has worked side by side with some of the Hair industry’s most accomplished artists. With this accusation he has an in-depth knowledge of any haircutting method be it wet or dry.
Albie has lived and worked in the Fashion Capitals of the United States New York, Boston, Los Angels,Atlanta and Miami. To this day he continue’s to travel to each one of these city’s to take care of his “Special” clients as well as going to Columbia SC, Charleston SC Savannah GA and Detroit Mi. on a 8 week basis. Always coming back to his home in St Petersburg to share with his clients that he loves so much. It is his wish that with his world wide experience’s and knowledge under his belt that you will allow him or his hand picked staff to give a true VLVT experience.