White Sulphur Springs, WV- June 22, 2015: The Greenbrier, a historic destination resort located in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains in West Virginia, has announced that Monte Durham of TLC’s Say Yes to The Dress: Atlanta will be joining Studio G as Celebrity Stylist, Image and Hair Consultant.

Studio G is the newest addition as The Greenbrier’s Hair Salon. Studio G will offer a variety of services such as Wella Hair Color & Keratin Straightening Treatments, Air Brush Make Up, Babe Eye Lash Extensions, Babe 100% Human Hair Extensions, Bridal Services, Professional Retail Hair Care Products, and hair design for both adults and children. Studio G will also feature a Walk-In Blowout Bar during extended hours on Friday and Saturday from 5 pm to 8 pm.  The Grand Opening of Studio G will be on July 11, 2015 from 5 pm to 7 pm. Monte Durham will be available for a Meet and Greet with guests during this event.

As part of his new position, Durham will be available in Studio G on select dates during the months of July, August, October, November and December for hair and makeup consultation along with hair styling. Monte’s traditional service will include consulting with clients about their hair and answering questions they may have about hair care, styling, fashion and makeup. This service also includes cut, style and blow dry. Studio G will also carry Durham’s M.O.N.T.E. Brand of hair care products. This fabulous line of hair care will leave your hair healthy, manageable and beautiful.

Monte will be available for appointments by making reservations through Studio G at 304-536-7789.

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Monte Durham is the Fashion Director at Bridals by Lori, the South’s premier bridal salon featured on TLC’s Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta. A native of small-town West Virginia, Monte describes his ascension from one-room schoolhouse to the fashion industry an unlikely story. Before he found his way to bridal, Monte worked in fashion merchandising and hair styling, then made a name for himself as a Washington, D.C.-based bridal image consultant. His work has appeared in the pages of The Washingtonian, Martha Stewart Living, Brides Magazine, and several other publications. Monte’s no-nonsense fashion commentary and naughty sense of humor have made him a favorite and regular guest on CNN and Fox. Monte’s current project is building the M.O.N.T.E. brand, a line of hair care he launched in the fall of 2012. This collection of five essential hair products simplifies styling so women and men can achieve salon-quality results at home. He resides in Alexandria, Virginia, where he devotes his free time to Capital Caring, a hospice organization, and Virginia Welsh Terrier Rescue. For more information on Monte, visit, or follow him on Facebook and Twitter. 

Nestled in White Sulphur Springs in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia, The Greenbrier has been welcoming guests since 1778. Known as "America's Resort," it encompasses more than 10,000 acres of undulating landscape that includes: five golf courses (including the exclusive Greenbrier Sporting Club's private course); a championship indoor and outdoor tennis facility, along with a 2,500 seat tennis stadium named Center Court at Creekside; The Greenbrier Clinic (specializing in executive health); a 40,000-square-foot spa; a mélange of sporting activities; shops; private homes at The Greenbrier Sporting Club; guests-only casino; and, at its heart, a vast and imposing grand hotel. Purchased in 2009 by West Virginia entrepreneur James C. Justice II, The Greenbrier has undergone a $250+ million restoration and is now home to The New Orleans Saints Training Camp, The Greenbrier Classic, a PGA TOUR, FedExCup Event, and will soon launch The Greenbrier Medical Institute, a state-of the-art medical complex on grounds of the resort.


Erik Hastings
Director of Communications