Author: Glenn Barrett
An entrepreneur and footwear industry expert for more than 34 years, Barrett is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of OrthoLite, the insole technology found in billions of fashion, casual and athletic shoes. Barrett is responsible for the management and maintenance of relationships with OrthoLite’s brand and production partners worldwide. Previously, Barrett founded Onshore Productions, a shoe sourcing company based in Leon, Mexico and created OrthoLite as a division of Onshore Productions in 1997. Prior to that, he founded G2, a shoe components company importing high-quality soles to the United States and Mexico, which was later sold to Jones & Vining where he continued his role as President and Partner of the company's footwear group. He started his career as a Director of Sales and Marketing for Quabaug, the manufacturer of Vibram soles.