(PRWEB) January 14, 2014
Rocket Dog continues to strengthen the organization with the announcement of Scott Weaver as the Vice President of Sales where he will manage the company’s kids business in building a platform across all core channels of distribution.
Weaver comes to Rocket Dog with a relevant background in sales and strategic management in the kids’ space with his experience with Steve Madden Kids where he acted as the general manager. In his role with Steve Madden Kids he successfully built a strong foundation for the kids division in major department stores and independent retailers.
Weaver also acted as the President for Superga North America where he directed and oversaw all operations in the USA, and managed both Canadian and Mexican distributors, while developing and executing a complete overhaul of the brand position, brand image, trade channel distribution strategy, etc., which resulted in a significant increase in sales.
In his new position Weaver will manage and grow the kids business while building a strong foundation in this category. He will also develop a strategic distribution plan in managing the brand and work closely with the design team in the development and market direction meeting this consumer’s needs.
“Weaver will be part of the senior management team, and we are excited to invest in the kids category as we continue to see growing demand in this space,” said Cathy Taylor, Rocket Dog’s Chief Executive Officer. “He brings strong relationships with key customers and will be a great addition to our sales and management team.”
Weaver will be based out of Columbus, Ohio and work out of the Rocket Dog New York and Los Angeles offices.
About Rocket Dog:
Based in downtown Los Angeles with offices in New York City and the Bay Area and international headquarters in London, and China, Rocket Dog Brand LLC is a global footwear brand offering women’s and children’s footwear with distribution in North America, Central America, and throughout Europe. The line is sold at leading department stores, specialty chain and boutiques, board shops and online retailers worldwide with prices ranging from $40 to $200. For more information visit http://www.rocketdog.com.