Andy Koehler joins the firm from Adidas Group and succeeds Klaus Bauer.
The shoe family patriarch is fondly remembered by his children and industry leaders.
The designer will be back on the job in September.
The co-owner of New York’s Tru Tred Shoes, died on July 26.
The CFO died on July 16.
Converse exec Rick Blackshaw takes reins after Kristin Kohler Burrows departs.
The executive had been president for five years.
The co-founder of Aquatalia died unexpectedly on June 17.
The industry veteran worked in retail and wholesale over his 55-year career.
The Fratelli Rossetti co-founder Renzo Rossetti, a strong-willed entrepreneur, began his career as a cobbler.