Shoe, Corp., known for producing hand crafted
quality leather footwear since 1955, is pleased to announce
the appointment of Marc Gold as Director of Business
Development. Gold comes to Eastland with over 25 years
in the footwear industry having driven successful sales
growth in top-level executive positions at Vans, The Frye
Boot Co., Skechers and Vida Group International.
"Mark is well respected in the footwear industry and brings
a proven record of dynamic sales development," said Jim
Klein, Eastland's President. "Marc's primary responsibility
will be to focus on the sales of our Eastland Men's
Collections. "The resurgence of Eastland's signature
heritage styles and the success of our 55th anniversary Made
in Maine USA collection have positioned Eastland for rapid
growth both domestically and internationally."
In his new role, Gold will be responsible for expanding
distribution of Eastland's Men's brands. Working closely
with Steve Maier, recently promoted to Eastland's National
Sales Manager, and the entire Eastland sales group, Gold
will also be responsible for major accounts in New York City
and New England regions.
About Eastland Shoe, Corp:
Since 1955, family-owned and
Eastland Shoe Corp. has been handcrafting classic,
quality leather footwear with down-to-earth American style.
Eastland offers Men's and Women's lines of rugged boots,
classic oxfords and slip-ons, casual/athletic hybrids and
vintage inspired styles.