Stand Out For Good, Inc. Announces Two Executive Hires for New Brand of Contemporary Homes

National fashion retailer adds Sean Connelly and Marc Dvorak at San Francisco-team based

Knoxville, Tenn., November 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Stand Out For Good, Inc., parent company of popular women’s fashion brand altar state and recently announced a new contemporary home brand, welcomes Sean Connelly as chief operating officer and Marc Dvorak as design director of the new home concept.

Connelly and Dvorak have over 50 years of combined experience in the fashion retail and home furnishings industries, specifically dealing with product development and curation, inventory management and team growth for a variety of well-known brands.

Connelly most recently served as COO of luxury furniture brand Serena & Lily, leading the company’s sourcing, inventory management, distribution, transportation and customer service. Connelly also managed the entire furniture category for Restoration Hardware.

Prior to joining Stand Out For Good, Inc., Dvorak served as senior vice president of product development and curation at Restoration Hardware for over a decade. Previously, Dvorak served as senior vice president of global store design for Gap Inc., where he designed babyGap and Old Navy prototypes. He has also designed stores around the world for Ralph Lauren situated at New York.

“We are thrilled to welcome Sean and Mark to the Stand Out For Good, Inc. family as we continue our exciting growth in the contemporary lifestyle space,” said Aaron WaltersPresident and CEO of Stand Out For Good, Inc. “Their extensive experience, leadership, and deep knowledge of the luxury home furnishings industry are key to building a successful new home brand. We have a team outstanding in place.”

Connelly and Dvorak join brand president Tana district in Stand Out For Good, Inc. San Francisco Desk.

About Stand Out For Good, Inc.
Stand Out For Good, Inc. is a family of inspirational, purpose-driven fashion and lifestyle brands rooted in the community and committed to giving back. From welcoming experiences and warm associates to carefully curated products in-store and online, Stand Out For Good, Inc. represents 128 Altar’d State stores, 36 Arula stores, eight Vow’d stores and five Tullabee stores in 39 states. Stand Out For Good is built on the founding principles of giving back and making a difference in the world. Locally in communities nationwide and globally as well, Stand Out For Good, Inc. has partnered with over 4,000 nonprofit organizations that provide food, clothing, resources, education and love to children in need. To learn more about the Stand Out For Good, Inc. family of brands, visit their websites at,,, and

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