The president of footwear at UBM Advanstar is the only American Livery member of the Worshipful Company of Pattenmakers.
“There have been a steady flow of retailers, and the retailers are writing,” the executive said.
Leslie Gallin toasted the winners this morning during the last day of the show.
“We need to stick together and nurture, advise and mentor,” said UBM Fashion Group’s Leslie Gallin.
The debut event will take place in February and run biannually at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
Leslie Gallin, president of footwear for UBM, handed out the honors on Thursday.
Ahead of the show, Footwear News caught up with Leslie Gallin, president of footwear, UBM Advanstar.
Femmes Sans Peur, Gordon Rush and CAT Women took home honors for their booth designs.