Woody Haiken,

Woody founded The Growing Practice to provide business-building services including web and logo design as well as small-business coaching to solo entrepreneurs including health and wellness professionals, authors, photographers, jewelry designers and many more.

He received his coaching training through the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), and then went on to receive Book Yourself Solid training from Michael Port.

Woody has been a professional graphic artist since the late 1970s. He has worked on many major publications, including Mademoiselle, New York Magazine, and GQ. As a graphic artist, he has worked on major advertising campaigns for such companies as Ricoh and Sharp, producing high-end printed material.

Woody is a Certified Professional Coach, a Master Practitioner in the Energy Leadership Index, a member of the International Coaching Federation, and a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist.