Stan WilliamsStaff Writer
Stan Williams is a journalist, editor and author who has worked for more than three decades in the world of fashion, lifestyle and interiors. He began his career at Chemical Marketing Reporter as a pharmaceuticals columnist and soon after moved to Fairchild Publications in New York where he held key editorial positions at HFD (Home Furnishings Daily), Children’s Business and DNR (Daily News Record), the men’s wear counterpart to WWD. From there, Stan moved to Dennis Publishing to become the Editorial Fashion Director for Maxim magazine where he was instrumental in the phenomenal growth of what was once the world’s largest men’s magazine.
Stan is author of “The Find: The Housing Works Book of Decorating” (Clarkson Potter), which was named among the best decorating books of 2009 by Apartment Therapy and Design Sponge. Stan has created and maintained distinct editorial voices for many top fashion and lifestyle brands and individuals, such as Bulgari, Business Insider, Covet Fashion, Lillian August, Vera Wang and Swarovski.
A native of Independence, Missouri, and a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, Stan is an active member of Marble Collegiate Church where he represents GIFTS (GLBTQ in Fellowship, Tradition and Service) on its Ministries Council and is a dedicated volunteer tutor at P.S. 30 Hernandez/Hughes. He resides in Greenwich Village.