SGB Update Footwear

Crocs, Inc. Appoints New Executive VP and CFO

Susan Healy assumes the role of executive vice president and chief financial officer of Crocs, Inc. from Anne Mehlman effective June 3. Mehlman was recently appointed president of the Crocs Brand.

Report: Crocs Brand Acceptance with Pop Culture Continues to Grow

According to the STI: Popstats 2023 dataset, in 2018, there was a gap of more than $6K between the median household income (HHI) in Crocs’ potential market ($81.0K/year) and in its captured market ($74.7K/year). But by 2023, the median HHI of the brand’s potential market ($75.5K) and captured market ($75.9K) had more closely aligned.

Columbia Sportswear Appoints VP Brand for Sorel

Michael Minter joined the company on April 29 with nearly 20 years of experience working in creative and marketing leadership roles for Sanuk, Billabong, Keen, DC, and Reef.

Banana Republic CEO Departs

Sandra Strangl mutally agreed to leave the company after four years at the helm as parent company, Gap, Inc., transitions to new leadership.

OrthoLite Adds Two Key Hires to Global Foam Innovation Team

Leading the charge on the expansion of OrthoLite’s Global Foam Innovation team is Shaw Kiat Phua who was hired as global operations chemical director. Ha Pham, a seasoned polyurethane specialist also joins the Global Foam Innovation team.