Hometown: Denver, CO
Charlie has spent the last twenty years perfecting his craft of hairdressing. His love of fashion led him to Milan and New York where he studied under legendary runway hairstylists Guido, Serge Normant, and Eugene Soulieman. It was then that he had the privilege to work backstage at the runway shows of legendary designers Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, and Marc Jacobs while in New York, and Prada, Miu Miu, and Dolce & Gabbana in Milan.
Charlie has also worked as lead stylist creating runway looks for designers Jeremy Scott, Peter Som, Catherine Malandrino and Matthew Williamson. An award-winning stylist, he has been nominated for the International Stylist of the Year five times by the Canadian Mirror Awards and was officially named International Stylist of the Year in 2002.
He was also nominated for five North American Hairstyling Awards including Master Stylist of the Year in 2007 and North American Hairstylist of the Year in 2002.
Charlie co-owns Click Salon in Denver where he lives with his family and boyfriend Salvador.
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