Will Duncan

Will Duncan

CEO, Will Duncan and Associates

EVP, SEAMS Association


Will Duncan is the founder and CEO of Will Duncan and Associates, a management and operations consulting firm focused on maximizing the effectiveness of your people and processes. Will also serves as the Executive Director for SEAMS, the Association and Voice of the US Sewn Products Industry for over 50 years.  


He is a recognized speaker and fashion industry consultant with more than 35 years’ experience in management development, process improvement, team-based manufacturing, and plant engineering in the sewn products industry. Will has lead and successfully implemented 100’s of Lean manufacturing initiatives and started industry focused training programs in countries around the world.


Positions include: Executive Vice President [TC]²; Director of Operations, Lanes Laundry;  Plant Manager, Bladen Sportswear; Manager of Engineering and Operations, W&J Rives.


Will has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from North Carolina State University, is a member of [TC]²’s Executive Board, is an Editorial Board Member of Apparel Magazine, served as Director of Education and Board Member of SEAMS, and  as Chairman of the Human Resources Leadership Council of the American Apparel Footwear Association.