william-whatley.jpgWilliam Whatley 

CREATIVE EDUCATION DIRECTOR Robanda Hair Brands and Jaguar Shears

E-mail: education@robanda.com

Celebrity Stylist and TV Personality William Whatley has been making his mark on the beauty industry for over 30 years. Throughout his career, he has worked his way beyond the client chair to salon owner, stage artist, and entertainer. William’s passion for teaching has lead him to several major beauty manufacturers such as Scruples, Sebastian, Areorazor, and All Nutrients (to name a few). There, William lead the educational and show departments to develop some of the most cutting-edge hair color, cutting, and styling programs in the industry today. William’s fashion experience extends to some of the most notable designers including Roberto Cavalli, Betsey Johnson, Dolce and Gabana, and Vera Wang. He was the lead host of Fox’s hit series “Ambush Makeover” and has been featured on such television programs as: The Today Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Rachael Ray Show, On Air with Ryan Seacrest, and Good Day LA. William has made appearances on a variety of award shows including the Grammys and the Oscars, and has worked with celebrities Christina Aguilera, Pink, Justin Timberlake, Cindy Crawford, and many headliners on the Las Vegas strip. Additionally, his work has been published in Modern Salon, American Salon, and on BehindTheChair.com. He has also been featured in the New York Times, Chicago Sun Times, and the Los Angeles Times. Armed with an arsenal of talent and a huge personality, William continues to make his presence known on international stages, venues, and in the media doing what he loves most—making people look and feel beautiful. William believes that leaving his legacy in our industry is most important.