CA (February 2003) --
David R. Duncan has been named President of World Shoe
Association (WSA) and began serving his term in January.
Previously the organization's Vice President, Duncan will oversee
the WSA show's two markets in 2003 as well as other member-related
activities and issues. Duncan succeeds Ken Mazur, who becomes
Other newly elected WSA board officers are Mitch Fisherman as
Vice President, Carmel Gouveia as Treasurer and Gary Tierney as
Secretary. John Maltese, John Roberts, Joel Youngheim and Gretchen
Cox were all elected as the newest members of the Board of Directors
while Dave Bowe and Jim Potter stepped down due to the end of
their terms. Also recently elected to serve on our Board was Aron
Gottlieb who passed away February 23, 2003.