Our Team

Ryan Sprance

Ryan Sprance

Creator & Editor-In-Chief

Ryan Sprance is the Creator & Editor-In-Chief of TheStylishMan.com, a men’s lifestyle media company focused on Fashion, Fitness, Grooming, Gadgets and Guy Stuff.

He is also the Founder and Chief Strategist of Kaihatsu Media, a Digital Marketing agency focused on developing brand awareness and sales growth through social media, optimizing digital marketing spend and developing Influencer Marketing programs. In addition, he is a Contributing Editor at Julius, a data-driven Influencer Marketing platform.

Matt Marchese

Matt Marchese

head of photography

Matt is a lifelong athlete, landscaper turned professional photographer. He believes those influences carry him into his photography as he tries to highlight and showcase the beauty, structure, and motion in his subjects.

Janel Livingston

Janel Livingston

Senior Editor

Janel is a freelance brand curator and social media strategist based in
Manhattan with 4 years experience in brand development and marketing. She works closely with emerging and established brands in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle industry.

Philip Clark

Philip Clark

Senior Editor

Philip Clark is a former business consultant who currently writes about where leadership meets psychology. On occasion he mixes in education and social impact, aiming to improve the world one person at a time. Earning his degree in Psychology and an MBA from the College of William & Mary, he offers insight into looking past a standard checklist life by digging into what makes you tick and then improving it.

Kevin McLaughlin

Kevin McLaughlin

Senior Editor

Kevin McLaughlin is a professional writer and graduate of Boston University. During his career, he has worked for newspapers, magazines, and websites covering sports, film, music, entertainment, style, and fashion. His most recent work can be found at MNSWR.com. He penned a column for a weekly newspaper in Boston, wrote bios for Yale University athletes and covered nightlife and DJ’s for the Miami New Times. He currently writes about style icons and the latest in men’s fashion.

Vinnie Ruddy

Vinnie Ruddy

Editor

Vinnie Ruddy is a New York City Firefighter and Co-Owner of Force Fitness Club & Crossfit Ridgewood located in Queens. He has been in the fitness industry for over 20 years as a gym owner, personal trainer and men’s physique competitor as a 3 time National qualifier.

Josh Malakoff

Josh Malakoff

Writer

Josh is a freelance writer & entertainment junkie who graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Sport Management from Rutgers University. Previously working in professional hockey, he has since moved on to work as a sales consultant in New York City. Josh enjoys viewing the latest and greatest (and not so great) films, and critiquing them in a style that will be entertaining and informative for his audience.

Sam Brown

Sam Brown

Writer

Sam Brown is a writer and editor with a love of retro style and timeless gents’ fashion. He writes for numerous publications and edits the blog at Hawaiian Shirts Online.

Michael Wood

Michael Wood

Contributor

Michael Wood, CSCS, is a nationally recognized fitness expert and Founder and CEO of Michael Wood Fitness and Chief Fitness Officer of Koko FitClub. Michael is a former Asst. Strength & Conditioning Coach at the University of Connecticut and Exercise Physiologist at the USDA HNRC on Aging at Tufts University. He has been named Best of Boston by Boston Magazine and Top 100 Trainer in the U.S. by Men’s Journal.

Richard Woods

Richard Woods

Contributor

At the forefront of the mixology revolution, Rich has been garnering fans and accolades through his creative reinventions of classic cocktails and exciting new drinks, all served with his signature innovative flair. In this, his first book, Rich unlocks the secrets of making creative cocktails at home, from mastering classic techniques, to flavoring alcohol through simple infusions and more complex distillations and making your own home-made bitters from herbs, spices, fruits, and roots. At the center of Rich’s creative process is an understanding and exploration of flavor; from the way it unravels on the palate to new and unique combinations that are designed to surprise and delight. Including 70 drink recipes, and key information on tools and techniques and infusing and distilling to imbue your drinks with maximum flavor, this is the ultimate guide to modern cocktailing for the home bartender.

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