Wolverine appoints key accounts manager

Hush Puppies and Cushe sales member to lead account management for Cat Footwear and Sebago women’s footwear

Wolverine has appointed Sarah Northage as its new UK key accounts manager responsible for the women’s Cat Footwear and Sebago brands.

This is a new role but Northage has represented sales of Hush Puppies and Cushe in the UK since 2003, which Wolverine said gives her a strong sales background.

Her work over the last decade includes maintaining customer productivity, ordering processes and day to day account management; range building for future collections; introduction Cushe into the UK market in 2010; and specific account targeting and product placement.

She has also previously worked on Converse and Ellesse UK in sales positions.

HBGE Northern European sales director Derek Brown said: “We would like to welcome Sarah to the team. This being a newly appointed role within the business and we are very excited about Sarah’s involvement in driving forward our vision to grow the women’s brand platforms here in the UK.”