fashion-scoops
fashion-scoops

Brown Shoe Sets Plans for 100th Anniversary

To mark the milestone, Diane Sullivan and other executives will ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on April 23.

Variety Power of Women Los Angeles WWD EYE 2013

Jennifer Hudson in Yigal Azrouël.

Photo By Amy Graves

HUDSON CROSSING: To celebrate its 100th anniversary bash, Diane Sullivan and other executives from the Brown Shoe Company will ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on April 23. Afterwards, staffers will find their way to 4 World Trade Center to raise a glass and catch a performance by Jennifer Hudson. The $2.5 billion footwear giant, whose brands include Famous Footwear, Sam Edelman, Via Spiga, Vince and Naturalizer, signed her up for more than her vocal chords. “She is a self-made person, she’s real and her perseverance is inspiring to the brand,” a Brown Shoe spokeswoman said.

load comments

ADD A COMMENT

Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account, or simply type your comment below as a guest by entering your email and name. Your email address will not be shared. Please note that WWD reserves the right to remove profane, distasteful or otherwise inappropriate language.
News from WWD
Newsletters

Sign upSign up for WWD and FN newsletters to receive daily headlines, breaking news alerts and weekly industry wrap-ups.

LatestPublications
getIsArchiveOnly= hasAccess=false hasArchiveAccess=false