Eric Villency is an American Entrepreneur who is the CEO of the designing company called ‘Villency Design Group’. He is one of the most demanded and popular interior designers like Chip and Joanna Gaines in the nation at the present. However, he has gained success in career but he does not have a stable married life. He married twice and divorced twice as well. His first marriage lasted only for three years but he together with his ex-wife Kimberly Guilfoyle had given birth to a son, whom they are jointly raising. Then his second marriage lasted for four years too.
Regarding his creation, he has launched many new home accessories, a workshop for professional designer, and many more. In addition, he has designed the Mercedes-Benz Star Lounge at 2009 New York’s Fashion Week. Read on to know more interesting details of the American Interior designer.
Eric Villency: Bio, Family, Education
Villency was born on 10 June 1975, in New York City, New York, the United States. He was born as the son of American parents Rowann and Robert Villency. His mother was a mixed media artist and father, a chairman of Maurice Villency.
Regarding his education, he has not provided information on his high schooling or elementary school. Upon his graduation from high school, he has attended the University of Wisconsin.
Eric Villency: Career & Life Achievements
The company ‘Villency Design Group’ was first established as a furniture company in 1932 by his grandfather which later became the interior designing company in 1988. And currently, he is the CEO of the company which is popular in the nation at the present.
In 2002, he launched the company’s first home accessories collection and also the Maurice Villency flagship store in Manhattan. In 2006, he has launched a workshop called ‘Villency Atelier’ that dedicated to custom design and fabrication for design professionals. Following that, in 2007, he garnered the IFDA ‘Design Industry’ Award. Next year, he launched ‘Villency Pure Design’ the newest business initiative. Further, he is also an expert in designing boutique fitness accessories. Moreover, he has designed the Peloton indoor bike and the Soulcycle, the fitness equipment for Rumble.
He was given as the title ‘The Wizard of Wellness’ by Well + Good magazine who listed him as the most influential designers in 2001. Additionally, the designer had also received the FIT ‘All-Star Salute’ award as recognized leaders in design and fashion.
He has also appeared on the Television show like a recurrent guest on Today Show, Good Morning America, The Tyra Banks Show, and HGTV, many others. Furthermore, he is also a former model who has pioneered the Villency Emerging Fashion Fund.
Eric Villency: Personal Life & Wife
Coming over to his married life, well he is a successful businessman, he has created and launched several designs of home accessories and fabrications. But he has not got much stable in his married life. Previously he was married to the former reporter of Fox News Channel, Kimberly Guilfoyle. The couple married on 27 May 2006 but their relationship didn’t last long. Therefore, after three years of their marriage, they ended up their relationship. But their three years marriage relationship has produced a son, Ronan Anthony. In addition, after the divorce, both are raising their child jointly.
After three years of his divorce, he re-married again to Swedish designer Caroline Fare. Unfortunately, his second marriage also didn’t go for a long time. Hence, after four years, the couple divorced but they do not bore a child from their marriage life.
Caption: Eric Villency and wife Caroline Fare
Eric Villency: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about his net worth, a popular interior designer, he has made a good income from his career. Therefore, he has a net worth estimated at around $3 million.
Villency is also active on different social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. He has Instagram @ericvillency with over 4.2k followers. Also, he has unverified yet personal Twitter account @EricVillency with over 1.2k followers. But he does not have any kind of accounts on Facebook.
Eric Villency: Body Measurements
The tall and handsome designer has a slim body type that stands to the height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters. There is no further information on his body weight or body statistics.