alpha m. Image Consulting

We are an international men’s image, style and personal development firm based out of Atlanta, Georgia. Six years ago, after helping a friend get ready for a hot date and then doing a ton of research, Aaron Marino realized there were no resources for average guys to get solid, simple, real-world advice on how to look their best. Sure, there are a handful of men’s fashion maga-zines, but they are not realistic for 95% of the men out there. We don’t care what the latest and greatest brand of overpriced designer jeans are… that, truthfully, don’t look good on anyone other than the 6’2” 145 lb. model who is wearing them. This is not reality for guys like me, guys like my father and your brother, and probably not for guys like you. We don’t care what is happening on the runways of Milan and Paris. We simply want to know if the chicks will dig it!

As men, we are taught to study hard, get a good job, marry a pretty girl, and raise 2.5 reasonably well adjusted kids. No one ever teaches or encourages us to look good or value the importance of image. And when we do, we are called names like Metro-sexu-al. As if taking pride in our appearance is something to be ashamed of. Well, to those people, we say sit back and watch as we pass you going up the corporate ladder, and get the women you were just rejected by!

In 2006…

We started alpha m. Image Consulting to help others realize their true potential, both professionally and socially. The response was immediate and remarkable, and confirmed our belief that men needed help in this arena. In an attempt to reach a larger audience, Aaron began posting YouTube videos, which was a game changer for alpha m. Our image and style advice was now being viewed by guys throughout the globe. Men from around the world began flying in for the day or weekend for the alpha m. Makeover. They would, and still do, arrive an average Joe and leave an Alpha Male! Eventually, in order to accommodate even more men, we added Virtual Grooming Sessions to our services, which offers men another means to receive personal attention and guidance with improving their image.

What we have learned is that we may live in different countries with different styles and traditions, but we all want to look and feel the best we possibly can. Confidence is universal!

alpha m. Image Consulting has helped thousands of men throughout the world look and feel incredible. My question to you is… are you next?

You never know what you’re missing until you get it!


Dear Aaron, I have recently been put into a situation where, for the first time in my life, I both feel comfortable with and have the resources to improve my image. I am a computer scientist. The reason for this is because virtually limitless information is provided free of charge, and I can understand everything. Furthermore, I love customization and that is reflected in my extremely niche bullsh!t impractical computer setup (to put this into perspective, you wouldn’t even know what you were looking at). Your videos have provided for fashion what man pages (a type of documentation, manuals, in Unix-like computer systems) do for me in computers. They provide comprehensive documentation that allows me to understanding everything; i.e. allowing me to master my own image, and to create it exactly how I want. Thank you for providing this extremely useful and meaningful contribution to the world. I strive to achieve something as meaningful in my life.

- Seth