Mazurk to Head Brown’s Healthy Living Division

St. Louis-based Brown Shoe Co. has named John Mazurk as president of the company’s Healthy Living division, which covers the Naturalizer, Avia, Ryka, Dr. Scholl’s and LifeStride brands.

Mazurk, who formerly served as SVP of consumer and retail business development for Brown Shoe, will join the executive management team and will report directly to president and CEO Diane Sullivan.

“I’m delighted to have John lead the strategic growth of our Healthy Living brands going forward,” Sullivan said in a statement. “His background and experience in this area will help as we continue to focus on the key family, healthy living and contemporary fashion consumer platforms.”