After clothing some of the most famous and powerful people in the world, shipping to 14 countries over 3 continents, celebrity clothing designer William Wilson is coming to Myers Park. "I'm excited to be moving into Myers Park. This is the premier Charlotte neighborhood. And the William Wilson brand should fit right in here." says William. William is obviously familiar with Myers Park, but let's get you familiar with him.
After serving in the US Navy. And before becoming an award-winning celebrity clothing designer. William made history when he became the first African-American to win a championship in the history of NASCAR. He added to his resume of accomplishments by being inducted into the NC Military Veterans' Hall of Fame in 2018.
With a client list which includes celebrities Eddie Griffin, DL Hughley, Oscar de la Hoya, George Lopez and Stephen Curry, William has become one of the most sought after clothing designers in America; as well as an accomplished public speaker and branding expert. William has designed looks for the red carpet at the Grammys, Oscars and Emmy Awards.
William has been voted “Best Custom Clothier” 8 times, “Best Men’s Suits” 3 times and “Best New Clothing Store”. His newest endeavor, promotional products company "We'll Brand It", has proven to be another successful move
William is also a noted philanthropist. In 2010, he founded the William Wilson Charitable Foundation to raise funds to fight domestic violence survivor scholarships. He also hosts an annual celebrity charity event, "The Clothier Classic" which raises money for the scholarships for domestic violence survivors.