Guests

Our guests and listeners are passionate about footwear. If you would like to be a guest on the show or know of an interesting footwear professional we should be featuring, just reach out and send us an email.

Shoe-In #52 Courtney Spritzer // Co-Founder & Co-CEO // Socialfly

Shoe-In #51 Den Ly // Footwear Scholarship Winner

Shoe-In #50 Rory Fuerst, Jr. // Director of Innovation // Fuerst Innovation Labs

Shoe-In #49 Ian Spaulding // President & CEO // Elevate

Shoe-In #48 Buddy Teaster // President & CEO // Soles4Souls

Shoe-In Special P-Nut // Bassist // 311

Shoe-In #47 Michael McCauley // Owner and Operator // Fleet Feet Augusta

Shoe-In #46 Ian Spaulding // President & CEO // Elevate

Shoe-In #45 Ron Fromm // President & CEO // FFANY

Shoe-In #44 Melissa Irmen // SVP Products & Strategy // Integration Point

Shoe-In #43 Chris Hillyer // Senior Innovation Manager // Deckers Outdoor Corporation

Shoe-In #42 Cliff Sifford // President & CEO // Shoe Carnival

Shoe-In #41 Javier Plascencia Reyes // Presidente // Cámara de la Industria del Calzado del Estado de Guanajuato

Shoe-In #40 Tsering Namgyal // President // Chinese Laundry

Shoe-In #39 Melissa Irmen // SVP Products & Strategy // Integration Point

Shoe-In #37 Matt Powell // Vice President, Industry Analyst – Sports // The NPD Group

Shoe-In #36 Sean Reilly // Counsel // Hughes Hubbard & Reed

Shoe-In #35 Clay Jenkins // Senior Vice President, Global Sourcing and Compliance // Caleres

Shoe-In #34 Thomas Crockett // Director of Government & Regulatory Affairs // FDRA

Shoe-In #32 Mike Jeppesen // President of Global Operations Group and Wolverine Heritage Group // Wolverine Worldwide

Shoe-In #31 Ed Foster // Director of Global Logistics and Customs Compliance // Cole Haan

Shoe-In #30 Garry Johnson // CEO // Steel Blue

Shoe-In #29 Cleto Sagripanti // Founder & Owner // Italian Holding Moda

Shoe-In #28 John Pellegrini // Chief Customs Counsel // FDRA & McGuire Woods

Roadisode #4 Olivia Billingsley // Regional Sales Manager, East // Plae

Roadisode #3 Jen Spalding // Crocs

Roadisode #2 Scott Radcliffe // Vice President of Marketing // Birkenstock

Roadisode #1 Jenn Rogien // Costume Designer // HBO’s Girls and Netflix’s Orange is the New Black and Eric Harrison // Owner and President // J Renee Group

Shoe-In #26 Greg Pusak // Director of Global Logistics // Global Brands Group – Frye, Calvin Kline, Coach

Shoe-In #25 Greg Tunney // President & CEO // RG Barry Brands

Shoe-In #24 Matt Powell // Sports Industry Analyst // The NPD Group

Shoe-In #23 Tony Pelli // Supply Chain Risk Consultant // BSI

Shoe-In #22 Matt Powell // Sports Industry Analyst // The NPD Group

Shoe-In #21 Thomas Crockett // Director of Government & Regulatory Affairs // FDRA

Shoe-In #20 Matt Powell // Sports Industry Analyst // The NPD Group

Shoe-In #19 Elizabeth Todd // Owner and Buyer // The Shoe Hive
Christen Kinard // Manager and Assistant Buyer // The Shoe Hive

Special Episode Ambassador Michael Froman // United States Trade Representative (USTR) // Office of the United States Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President

Shoe-In #17 David Spooner // Partner // Barnes & Thornburg

Shoe-In #15 Doug Palmer // Senior Trade Reporter // Politico

Shoe-In #13 Julie Hughes // President // US Fashion Industry Association (USFIA)

Shoe-In #11 Madalyn Priest // Sixth Grader & Resident Back-to-School Fashionista
                    Ron Fromm // President & CEO // Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY)

Shoe-In #10 Dr. Peter Neumann // Professor of Security Studies // Kings College London

Shoe-In #9 Ron Fromm // President & CEO // Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY)

Shoe-In #8 Rick Muskat // Principal and Co-owner // Deer Stags Concepts

Shoe-In #6 Rick Muskat // Principal and Co-owner // Deer Stags Concepts

Shoe-In #5 Chad Moutray // Chief Economist // National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)

Shoe-In #4 Kevin Madden // Partner // Hamilton Place Strategies 

Shoe-In #3 Ron Fromm // President and CEO // Fashion Footwear Association of New York

Shoe-In #1 Ron Fromm // President and CEO // Fashion Footwear Association of New York