Student, Sacramento Junior College, 1934-1937; student, Chouinard The Art Institute of Chicago, 1937-1939; student, Art Center School, 1938-1939; student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1948.
Art director, Bishop-Conklin Company, Los Angeles, 1940-1942, 45-47;
art director, Mayers Company, Los Angeles, 1947-1949;
art director, Russel Harte & Associations, Los Angeles, 1949-1952;
senior art director, Erwin Wasey, Inc., Los Angeles, 1952-1958;
executive art director, Donahue & Coe, Inc., Los Angeles, 1958-1962;
advertising manager, Equity Funding Corporation American, Beverly Hills, California, 1964-1965;
president, owner, George S. Labadie Agency, Beverly Hills, 1966-1972;
executive art director, Mulle Breen & Rossi, Inc., Beverly Hills, 1972-1990;
retired, 1981. Instructor California The Art Institute of Chicago, Calabasas, since 1987. Producer videos Art Video Prodns., Canoga Park, California, 1989-1990.
Instructor workshops in field.
Member Allied Artists American (award 1987), American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society (board directors, treasurer 1987-1988, national vice president since 1995), Midwest Watercolor Society (award 1986, 88, 90), Watercolor West (award 1986, 88), West Coast Watercolor Society.
Married Jeanne Elizabeth Woodson, June 24, 1939. Children: John Woodson, Lynn Joyce Labadie Todd.