The Case for Gender Fluid Fashion
Gender diversity often makes people uncomfortable. But it’s important both from a societal viewpoint as well as in strictly business terms. To help us better understand this topic, we welcome Joshua Williams, assistant professor at Parsons and a founder of QueerCut, a marketplace for queer shoppers.
Joshua Williams is an experienced fashion creative director, business executive and educator. An omni-channel retailing and marketing expert, Joshua served as Director of Corporate Branding and Online Retailing at J.McLaughlin, an American retail brand and as Vice President of Marketing of Lindsay Phillips, a footwear start-up. Joshua has taught as an adjunct professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology and was the host of the weekly lecture series, Faces & Places in Fashion, featuring iconic fashion innovators.
Joshua is currently an assistant professor at Parsons School of Design in the Fashion Management graduate program. He is a founder and active partner at Fashion Consort, a high-level consulting agency that specializes in integrative brand and business building, operational and systems development and strategic consumer engagement. He is also a founder of QueerCut, a marketplace for queer shoppers, and he is a regular guest speaker on television at events worldwide.