OrthoLite hires senior executive
Olivia Billingsley joins OrthoLite with almost 20 years’ experience in the footwear industry.
Comfort and performance insole producer OrthoLite has announced the appointment of Olivia Billingsley as sales manager, premium. Bringing nearly two decades of experience in footwear sales, design and development, she will be working on the USA-based company’s collaboration with a number of well-known brand partners.
Ms Billingsley began her career at ES Originals as a designer on Rampage Footwear and later moved to Candies Footwear. She has also worked as a product development manager at Kenneth Cole, as design director of licensing for Levi Strauss at Pediped Footwear and, most recently, as regional sales manager for Plae Footwear.
In addition to manufacturing insoles, OrthoLite has a chemical systems facility producing proprietary open-cell polyurethane formulations. The company operates sales offices across Asia, Europe and the USA, as well as factories in China, Indonesia and Vietnam. Headquartered in Massachusetts, Ortholite is reportedly used by more than 250 shoe brand owners.
This article was originally published on page 4 of the September 2018 issue of SATRA Bulletin.