Cliffworks - Cliff Woolley - Japan

MACV Vietnam

Services in Japan / Asia

– Executive Search 

– Sales Rep Music & Hollywood Film Industries 

– ESL Instructor Japan Airlines

– Social Worker SE Asia

– USO volunteer

– グラミー賞受賞バンドの音楽家、コンサートツアー スティービー・ワンダー、

イーグルス、ストーンズ、ソー シャルワーカー、IT リクルーター研究者、教師。

– 日本語での私の生い立ち、仕事内容等の記載は、上の [About] の項目をクリックしていただくと拝見できます。


Talent Acquisition since 1990

–  Big Four Consulting, SaaS, blockchain, crypto, financials, tech, entertainment, start-ups.

– License 13-ユ-305017   有料職業紹介認可番号

– B2B partner with licensed agencies.

– Cliffworks complies with Japan protection of personal information law.

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Talent Acquisition





Achievements in Asia Since 1972

Executive recruiter for multinational firms in Tokyo since 1989.
Paramount & Universal Home Entertainment APAC sales marketing, anti-piracy.
Japan Country Manager Int’l Musician & Recording World, UK Penthouse Magazines.
Music industry rep. Int’l recording artist liaison.

Social worker SE Asia.
Communications reporting with Cambodia Liaison to Interpol.
Schecter Guitar Research – grew market conducted workshops nationwide.
English Instructor Japan Airlines.
Sourced Japan distributor for Mesa Engineering.
Consulted for Peavey Electronics.

Sales rep: Yamaha, Roland, Korg, Fender Japan…
Rep Jon Herington – Steely Dan, Nate Watts – Stevie Wonder.

Vietnam 1971-2 Honorary rank of GS-15 civilian equiv of Captain.
Awarded by US Army Chief of Staff, General Fred C. Weyand.
Bob Hope USO tours of Vietnam, Japan, Guam, Philippines.

Music Industry Rep

Concert tours, artist liaison, backline. Travel with artists to ensure seamless tours. Clients to date:

Don Henley, Stevie Wonder, Kansas, Toto, Journey, Ambrosia, The Association, Alan Parsons, John Entwistle, Todd Rundgren, Darryl Jones – Rolling Stones,

Keith Emerson, Delmar Brown, Kenwood Dennard – Miles Davis, Sting, Jaco Pastorius, Talking Heads, Weather Report, Hall & Oates,

Hiram Bullock, David Williams – Michael Jackson, Wayne Johnson – Manhattan Transfer, John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Deacon Jones, Thai artists Jintara Punlarp, Carabao.

UDO (Japan’s oldest concert promoter) and Bluenote artists.

 Musicians I worked with in LA in the 70’s include

Ambrosia all members, The Association, Art Wood (Gary Wright, Cher, Star Search), David Benoit, Armando Compean (Lowell George, Albert King, Johnny Winters), Michael Willars (Ronnie Laws),

Keith Hollar (Tina Turner), Kenny Lee Lewis (Steve Miller), Tony Garnier (Bob Dylan, SNL) John Pierce (Huey Lewis), Gene Argel, Jon Hartman, Fredy Beato, Art Pepper, Jimmie Smith, Tommy Gumina (Polytone), Lew Malin, Mark Leon, Joe Kennedy, Larry McCrae, Sulubika, Lee Matalon, many others…