President of Anne Klein and Blondo brands, Steve Madden
Joel is President of the Anne Klein and Blondo brands at Steve Madden. During and after college at Ramapo College of NJ Joel began is footwear career at Macy’s, Shortly after joined Meldisco holding planning, buying and merchandising positions. Joel then joined the Rockport Company as metro NY sales rep. In 1998 Joel joined the Easy Spirit division of US Shoe, acquired by Nine West Group and finally Jones Apparel group, at Easy Spirit Joel held multiple roles National Sales Manager, EVP and after a stint as President of Bandolino at NWG became President of Easy Spirit. Following the 16 years at NWG Joel joined Nina as President and COO. In 2007 Joel was appointed Group President Footwear and Accessories at Ralph Lauren Corporation a position he held until 2016. In 2016 Joel was appointed CEO of Nine West Group and soon after became CEO of Titan Industries. Joel has been a board member of TWO-TEN since (2011 I think) and is Co-Chair of the gala fundraising committee. He is 4th generation shoe business, Married to Amy and has 5 Children Elliott 24, Gavrielle 20, Abigail 17, Bogdan 16, and Helen 15.
Joel joined the Two Ten Board of Directors in 2014 and currently serves on the Annual Gala Development Committee.