Owner & Founder; Modern Hairitage

Master & Celebrity Stylist | Healthy Hair Guru
Moroccanoil Global Color Ambassador

A native of Ohio, Greg began assisting a local Cleveland stylist with shampooing at age 15 to get ahead of his peers. After graduating from cosmetology school in 2004, Greg spent countless hours studying the art of haircutting and coloring with the world-renowned Paul Mitchell, L’Oréal, and Vidal Sassoon Academies, studying in London, Toronto, New York City, and Los Angeles. From his travels, he acquired 10 diplomas in advanced coloring with a focus on blonding, cutting, and education, making him one of the top haircutting and coloring experts for textured hair in Los Angeles.
Greg was named one of Cleveland’s top 50 stylists by Blow Magazine in 2008 and 2009. He has been featured on numerous platforms and stages, including the 2011 Spectrum Beauty Expo in Los Angeles, the 2016 Bronner Brothers International Hair Expo, and Premier Orlando International Hair Expo from 2017 - 2019 and 2021-2023. He also served as a National Educator for Design Essentials, representing the company nationwide, and held the title Educator of the Year in 2017, 2018, and 2019.
In addition to Greg’s celebrity clientele list, such as Toni Braxton, Tami Roman, Tiffany Haddish, Nicole Ari Parker, and Storm Reid, he has also styled hair for local NBC, FOX, and CBS television personalities, as well as various award shows, with his creations gracing red carpets at the Meta Gala 2021 and the InStyle Awards 2021. Clients say he is an excellent conversationalist, visionary stylist, and colorist. He prides himself on having the ability to touch lives positively. Greg’s motto: Progress toward a better tomorrow, one head at a time.
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