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Vote for your favorite design!

Monday, February 12, 2018

  For the last 21 days, the Pensole Instagram account has been flooded with over 5,000 submissions from talented, aspiring footwear designers, all working hard to break into the footwear industry. D’Wayne Edwards and his team at Pensole, have narrowed the field down to 20 finalists whose designs will be voted on today at www.pensole.com/fnpc/. … Read More

The Legacy of a Shoe Dog

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Bruce Fendell, leading industry executive, passed away on December 5th after a courageous battle with lung cancer. At heart, Bruce was a “shoe dog”, devoting 30 years to the footwear industry, sharing his extraordinary talents with WSS, Fila, Adidas, and many other firms. Most recently Bruce worked as SVP Strategic Planning at WSS, formerly Warehouse … Read More

Two Ten Day is Here!

Friday, February 2, 2018

February 10th isn’t an ordinary birthday, it’s a birthday celebration for Two Ten Footwear Foundation! During the entire month of February, we invite organizations to share in the fun and rally with your teams to host a Two Ten Celebration. This event will help to raise awareness for the Two Ten Footwear Foundation and invite … Read More

2nd Annual WIFI Impact Awards to Take Place at FN PLATFORM

Monday, January 22, 2018

Two Ten Women in Footwear and Presenting Sponsor, Skechers, today announced the recipients of its second annual Women In Footwear Industry (WIFI) Impact Awards. Six women will be honored during a cocktail and networking event, scheduled for Tuesday, February 13th during the FN PLATFORM trade show in Las Vegas. This year’s honorees are incredibly accomplished … Read More

Shoe Industry Rallies to Raise $3.6 Million for Two Ten (FN)

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Originally Posted In Footwear News, 11/30/17 When it comes to raising money for people in need, the footwear industry really knows how to rally. Two Ten raised $3.6 million at its annual gala Wednesday night, thanks to the leadership of father-son duo Bobby and Seth Campbell — and several huge donations. Steve Madden generously gave … Read More

Women of Nike: Footwear Cares Event

Thursday, October 26, 2017

On October 19th, over 50 Women from all departments of Nike got together at the Oregon Food Bank in Beaverton for a “Women of Nike”  Footwear Cares Volunteer event. These women put on their hair nets,  rolled up their sleeves and got to work lifting, labeling, sorting, weighing and bagging over 9,000 pounds of raw … Read More

SHOES.COM BECOMES TITLE SPONSOR FOR TWO TEN “FOOTWEAR CARES” NATIONAL VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

Friday, September 1, 2017

Online Footwear Retailer Takes A Lead Role in Supporting The Foundation’s Industry-Wide Community Service Initiative Two Ten Footwear Foundation, the national charitable foundation of the U.S. footwear industry, announced today that shoes.com will be a title sponsor of its Footwear Cares campaign over the next three years. Footwear Cares is the Foundation’s year-round community service … Read More

How Two Ten Plans To Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Two Ten Footwear Foundation is ready to assist members of the shoe industry who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey. The devastating storm made landfall in Texas Friday night and continues to dramatically impact the state, which faces historic flooding. President Neal Newman talked to FN about how the industry’s biggest charity organization plans to help in … Read More

Team ALDO Races Around Ireland for Cancer Care Fund.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The ALDO Racing team officially crossed the finish line at the Race Around Ireland (RAI) at 3 a.m. on Friday, September 1. (Fun fact: They finished RAAM about the same time last year!)  RAI brought its own set of challenges: a complicated road book, a smaller support crew and only two full stops to catch some collective shut-eye. … Read More

Footwear Companies Donate Shoes to Families in Need.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

On January 24th, Two Ten in partnership with Shoes.com, Wolverine Worldwide, and the Children’s Trust had the privilege to serve some of Cambridge’s finest. With a total of over 160 pairs of shoes donated, the afternoon was filled with smiles and more thank you’s than you can count. Each family served at the Cambridge Center … Read More

Pensole’s #21daysofdesign Challenge

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Are you up to the challenge? The #21DaysofDesign Challenge is underway, inviting designers to submit their “design of the day” for a chance to win a life-changing opportunity. The winner will receive a cash prize of $500, a Two Ten Footwear Foundation scholarship to attend PNCA at Pensole Footwear Design Academy, and the opportunity to … Read More

TWO TEN FOOTWEAR FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES WIFI IMPACT AWARD HONOREES

Friday, January 26, 2018

Six outstanding women leaders to be honored at the second annual event during FN Platform in Las Vegas, presented by Skechers WALTHAM, MA (January 25, 2018) — Two Ten Footwear Foundation, the national charitable foundation of the U.S. footwear industry, together with Presenting Sponsor Skechers, announced today the recipients of its second annual Women In … Read More

“The Art of Networking” Lunch and Learn

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Executive Coach Amie Blumberg recently hosted a WIFI Lunch & Learn Webinar focused about networking and the importance of making connections in today’s business environment. In this informative session, she discussed ways to get out of your comfort zone and move past the “yuck” factor when meeting new people, why it’s important for there to … Read More

“Sexual Harassment in The Workplace” — HR Lunch and Learn

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Linda Vogel, Strategic Legal Advisor,  recently hosted a lunch and learn session for Human Resources Professionals about Sexual Harassment in the workplace. With the recent #metoo movement, a tsunami of charges have come to light and this issue is a lot more prevalent across many more industry’s than previously known.  Our culture and our work … Read More