|Celebrated Name:||Eric Villency|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Eric Villency|
|Age:||45 years old|
|Birth Date:||10 June 1975|
|Birth Place:||New York, New York, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Caroline Fare (m. 2013–2017), Kimberly Guilfoyle (m. 2006–2009)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Ronan Anthony Villency)|
|Is Eric Villency Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$130 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Eric Villency is a well-known businessman from America who is the CEO of Villency Design Group, an interior and product design firm. He has appeared on the Today Show discussing a wide range of topics from fashion to latest trends. He is also the executive producer and host of the documentary INSEAM that chronicles emerging fashion designers.
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Early Life & Biography
Eric Villency was born on June 10, 1975, in New York City, New York, the U.S., to his parents Rowann and Robert Villency. His father is a mixed media artist while his mother is the chairman of Maurice Villency. He completed his graduation from the University of Wisconsin.
His grandfather, Maurice Villency, founded a furniture company in New York in 1932, which later became the Villency Design Group.
Villency got married to Kimberly Guilfoyle, who is the former Assistant District Attorney of San Francisco and co-host of The Five on Fox News in 2006. Together, they are the parents of a son named Ronan Anthony. The couple divorced in 2009.
In 2013, he married Swedish designer Caroline Fare in West Palm Beach. They got separated in 2017.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 10 June 1975, Eric Villency is 45 years old as of today’s date 9th July 2020. His height is 1.75 m tall, and his weight is 78 kg.
Eric Villency became the CEO of his family company, Villency Design Group, in 1998. A couple of years later, he oversaw the launch of the Maurice Villency flagship store in Manhattan, and also the brand’s first home accessories collection. In 2006, Villency established “Villency Atelier,” a high-end workshop dedicated to custom design and fabrication for design professionals.
Villency was a guest lecturer at the Savannah College of Art & Design. In 2008, he launched Villency Contract, a business-to-business service where he has promoted a number of design projects such as the Club level lounge at Citifield, the Delta Air Lines Miami Crown Lounge, Rudy Giuliani Urgent Care Unit at St. Vincent’s Hospital, the Bryant Park Hotel, the Plaza private residences, and office for Kathy Lee Gifford.
Villency has designed the Peloton indoor bike, the SoulCycle, which is an indoor fitness cycle and has also worked extensively in boutique fitness. He has also appeared on the Today Show to discuss a wide range of topics, from design trends to fashion to family issues. Some other television shows in which Villency has appeared include Good Morning America, The Tyra Banks Show, HGTV, Travel Channel, and TBS. He was the host of the show, Fine Living Channel’s iDesign.
He is also a contributing writer for various publications like the Huffington Post, The New York Times, Details, Best Life, Women’s Health, and Departures. Villency is a former model and has connections to the fashion world. He launched the Villency Emerging Fashion Fund to establish partnerships with fashion designers such as Proenza Schouler, Ruffian, Derek Lam, Erin Featherston, among others.
In 2009, Villency designed the Mercedes-Benz Star Lounge at New York’s Fashion Week. He also created the fashion brand, Restoration of the Monarchy, which is a men’s and women’s denim line. He hired Julia Restoin Roitfeld as the face of their marketing campaign. The director of his ad campaign is Purple Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Olivier Zham.
Awards & Achievements
Eric Villency has won several awards and recognition in his illustrious career. He was named “The Wizard of Wellness” by Well + Good, and the most influential designers to watch by the Inc magazine. In 2001, Villency was awarded the FIT “All-Star Salute” award, recognizing leaders in design and fashion. He is the recipient of the 2007 IFDA “Design Industry” award.
Net Worth & Salary of Eric Villency in 2020
As of July 2020, Eric Villency has an estimated net worth of more than $130 million. He has made this massive fortune through his successful family business and as the CEO of the Villency Design Group.
He has worked with some of the major brands and companies, including Mercedes-Benz, the Bryant Park Hotel, Delta Air Lines, and many more. He has also invested in many small companies and start-ups.
Villency has also been a recurrent guest in television shows like the Today Show, Good Morning America, TBS, HGTV, and many more.
Eric Villency is one of the most renowned businessmen in the world. Although he is from an influential family, he has worked hard to make a name for himself.