Olly Shoes Promotes Lohff to CEO

NEW YORK — Olly Shoes announced Wednesday that Kirby Lohff has been promoted to CEO and Katherine Chapman, the company’s founder and current CEO, will take on the role of chairwoman.

Lohff, who joined the branded children’s footwear company last July as president and COO, has extensive management experience in the shoe retailing industry, having previously worked for Lady Footlocker, F.W. Woolworth and Kids Footlocker.

The Exton, Pa.-based company, which uses advanced technology to custom-fit children, owns and operates 10 U.S. locations and three in Toronto.