EDITOR-IN-CHIEF // Alexander Liang
Alexander Liang is an entrepreneur, stylist and founder of KENTON magazine. Originally from Vancouver, Canada, he broke into the New York scene graduating from Parsons School of Design and gaining experience in the fashion editorial world at Details magazine, T: The New York Times Style Magazine and Mochi magazine. Also bringing in previous experience in fashion PR, Alexander created KENTON magazine on the basis of bridging the gap between the commercial and overly avant-garde publications currently available to North American consumers. He also keeps a personal style blog at alexanderliang.com.
CREATIVE DIRECTOR // Terica Walton
Terica Walton is a New York City based creative consultant who’s unique combination of business management and branding prowess has been experienced at major fashion companies that include Michael Kors, Victoria’s Secret, WWD, and L’Oreal. As the Creative Director for KENTON Magazine, her pure aesthetic and passion for vivid, narrative art direction has made her a fast emerging leader in the fashion industry. Terica specializes in creative services that include photo-shoot production, editorial design, branding, and concept development. For visual services and consulting please visit her personal website.
FASHION DIRECTOR // Mia Tucker Williams
Mia Tucker Williams is a New York fashion stylist whose keen eye for detail, and knack for pairing unexpected pieces to create unique, timeless looks have made her a freelance favorite in the fashion world. Whether she’s perusing showrooms for the perfect accessory or finding inspiration at a Chelsea art gallery, she is definitely carving out her own niche within the fashion industry. Her work has been published internationally and her experience expands across editorial, look books, digital media campaigns, e-commerce, charity fundraising and red carpet events. Several of Mia’s notable clients include Donna Karan, DKNY, yellowsmith.com, Karen Millen, MTV Made, Rolando Santana, and Downtown Magazine. She currently works as a freelance stylist and Fashion Director for KENTON Magazine. Portfolio requests and other inquiries can be submitted at www.miatucker.com.
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT DIRECTOR // Misti Schindele
Misti Schindele is an avid entertainment and fashion enthusiast. After training in classical music for 7 years, Misti decided to follow her passion for Make-up and fashion, and became a trained makeup artist in Denver, CO working with various photographers, as well as trying her hand at plus-size modeling. Now located in New York City, Misti brings all her knowledge of beauty, celebrity, fashion, and entertainment to the masses by reporting the latest red carpet, beauty, and fashion trends and shedding a much needed light on the growing world of plus-size fashion.
EUROPEAN FASHION DIRECTOR // Colin Dawidziuk
Colin is a fashion editor, journalist, and the European Fashion Director for KENTON Magazine. Apart from being the head of the magazine’s London offices, he has contributed to numerous publications in the UK, as well as worked as a freelance fashion journalist and consultant. His work for the magazine involves reporting from London, Milan, and Paris fashion weeks each season, representing the brand at fashion events across London, and acting as the Editor for the seasonal Trend Report. He can be contacted for freelance editing, writing, and consultancy. Most likely to be found looking for his phone whilst taking a call, and drinking Starbucks.
MENS FASHION DIRECTOR // Quentin Washington
Bio & photo to come.
SENIOR MARKET & BEAUTY EDITOR // Megan West
Megan is a stylist, the Senior Market & Beauty Editor at KENTON, and a blogger for the Pointy Toe Shoe Crew. She’s a previous Fashion Writer at Dress to Kill Magazine and has been featured in print, on TV, and online as an industry expert. As a stylist, she’s worked on fashion shows, editorial shoots, and dressed individual clients. Her work at KENTON has her over-seeing the beauty department, while ensuring she’s consistently up-to-date with the fashion market in terms of current trends, new collections, and designers. She believes self-tanning is a lifestyle and lives in pursuit of the Versace dream.
SENIOR FASHION NEWS EDITOR // Corey Kindberg
You can usually catch him stuffing his face with mini grilled cheeses or chugging champagne in one hand, and his phone in the other. Armed with adjectives and a penchant for fashion news, he’s your Senior News Editor.
FASHION EDITOR & DIGITAL LEAD // Talya Macedo
Talya Macedo is a Fashion Editor and Digital Lead for KENTON magazine. She describes herself a Social Media Enthusiast with a passion for all things fashion, people, art and travel. After spending over ten years training, travelling and finding inspiration in the world as a Hip Hop dancer and choreographer (blogging her adventures along the way) she gave into her intense, growing interest in Fashion and decided to attend Blanche Macdonald Centre to attain her Diploma in Fashion Merchandising. Her credits include several runway, lifestyle and fashion events as a volunteer and eventually a Publicist in her own right (heading her own boutique PR firm in 2011) and after attending and covering Toronto Fashion Week and New York Fashion Week, decided to settle down and join the KENTON family for the ride! Her personal style is heavily influenced by her travels, street style and a dash of minimalist comfort.
STYLE EDITOR // Michael Cook
Influenced by his theater education and experience, Michael discovered his visual eye and flair for design were better suited for fashion. A quick move to New York City and several chance encounters later, Michael is on his way to being a top fashion stylist. Michael has styled for high fashion editorials, beauty, commercial and celebrity.
CULTURE EDITOR // Jonathan Loo (@jcarsonloo)
BEAUTY EDITOR // Madison Blake (@muchloveMB)
WEST COAST EDITOR // Jay Minter (@jminter)
PHOTO EDITOR // Ty Snaden (@tsnaden)
ASSISTANT FASHION EDITOR // Andrew Tang-Kong
ADVERTISING // White & Richardson Ltd. (for inquiries, please contact Gemma Shuttleworth at gemma [at] whiteandrichardson.com)