OrthoLite Hires Senior Sales Footwear and Development Executive
AMHERST, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--OrthoLite, the leading provider of comfort and performance insoles, announces the hire of Olivia Billingsley as Sales Manager, Premium. With nearly two decades of experience in footwear sales, design and development, Billingsley’s expertise will further enhance OrthoLite’s collaborative efforts with brand partners such as Clarks, Kenneth Cole, Keds, Rockport and Michael Kors.
“Olivia has a diverse background across a variety of footwear brands, and we’re thrilled that she has joined our dynamic sales team,” said C.B. Tuite, Chief Sales Officer for OrthoLite.
Billingsley started her career at ES Originals as a Designer on Rampage Footwear and later moved over to Candies Footwear (Bongo, Candies), then Kenneth Cole as a Product Development Manager (Bongo ladies and kids, Unlisted ladies, and Kenneth Cole Private Label), Pediped Footwear as their Design Director, licensing at Levi Strauss, and most recently Olivia was a Regional Sales Manager for Plae footwear.
“OrthoLite has enjoyed tremendous support and growth across all sales channels over the years, and the addition of Olivia will enable us to provide world class service levels to our brand partners within the casual, dress, and fashion categories,” said Tuite. “We continue to strengthen our global sales team as well as invest in new innovations to help enhance our collaborative brand partnerships.”
American owned and operated, OrthoLite insoles retain all attributes such as long-lasting cushioning, unmatched breathability and moisture management for the lifetime of a shoe. These factors drive continued brand loyalty and improved sell-through for more than 250 shoe brands. To ensure the highest product quality, OrthoLite is a completely vertically integrated insole manufacturing facility, as well as a chemical systems-house producing proprietary open cell polyurethane formulations. OrthoLite has sales offices across the United States, Europe and Asia as well as manufacturing facilities in China, Vietnam and Indonesia.
About OrthoLite: OrthoLite, headquartered in Amherst, MA, is the world’s #1 supplier of open cell foam technology found in more than 500 million adults’ and children’s shoes across all categories each year such as Adidas, ASICS, Clarks, Converse, ECCO, Jordan, Johnstone & Murphy, Keds, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Nike, New Balance, Reebok, Rockport, Timberland, Tory Burch, Vans and Wolverine. OrthoLite combines polyurethane and recycled rubber to provide superior cushioning, comfort, performance and breathability. OrthoLite is the Official Insole of the New York Yankees. To learn more about the benefits of OrthoLite or purchase a pair of Insoles, visit www.ortholite.com.
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