How One Major Shoe Company is Elevating Female Execs in a Big Way

Caleres is continuing to make its mark as a major firm with a penchant for gender equality.

The company — helmed by President, Chairman and CEO Diane Sullivan — reached gender parity on its board of directors this week with the addition of MediaLink Vice Chairman Wenda Harris Millard and MagicLeap Chief Marketing Officer Brenda Freeman.

How we best serve our customers has undergone a sea change over the last five years and it continues to rapidly evolve every day,” Sullivan said of Caleres’ latest board appointments. “Brenda and Wenda’s expertise around emerging consumer technology and trends will greatly benefit us as we continuously look to newer, faster and more creative ways to reach the customer with the shoes and brands they want — when, where and how they want them.”

 

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