Connie Rishwain Named President Of Vionic Group’s Global Business

Connie X. Rishwain, the former longtime president of Ugg, has found a new home.

Rishwain has joined Vionic Group in San Rafael, Calif., in the new role of president of its global business. She will oversee product, marketing and sales at Vionic and will also be joining its board of directors, reporting directly to Vionic CEO Chris Gallagher.

“Throughout her career, Connie has delivered tremendous style to consumers and value to shareholders, and we look forward to the leadership she’ll now bring to fuel our next phase of growth,” said Gallagher. “She is a great fit with our culture, and we’re thrilled to have her with is on the Vionic adventure.”

Said Rishwain, “I am excited to join Vionic and help build on the success they have achieved. Vonic has a great culture, which is a reflection of the founders and team, and this greatly influenced my decision to become part of the Vionic family.”

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A spring ’17 Vionic sneaker.
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