Tag Archives: PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy

World Sneaker Championship Experience 2/23

On another unbelievably warm day in New York City, students from the Business of Sports School (B.O.S.S.) visited the World Sneaker Championship Experience and learned about the various careers that exist in the footwear industry and they were able to try … Continue reading

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Fueling the Future of Footwear: PENSOLE x Footlocker

If you take an already good recipe and add some new ingredients to it to make it even better, you get a better tasting dish, right? That seems to be the case with what Footlocker and PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy … Continue reading

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PENSOLE’s SOLEHOLDER: Change Has To Make Sense (Cents)

D’Wayne Edwards, the Founder of PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy, is a change agent!  What more needs to be said? Change has to make sense (cents) and D’Wayne Edwards has been making a lot of sense for well over 2 decades … Continue reading

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World Sneaker Championship: The Champ Is Here

The votes have been tallied by Sports Illustrated and the winners of the 2014 PENSOLE World Sneaker Championship are…….

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[Talk Show] Episode #316 “Sneaker Summit Brooklyn”

Episode #316 “Sneaker Summit Brooklyn” 8/13 @ 10 pm ET On this week’s show, we’ll talk about Foamposites, dope sneakers from PUMA, Converse, Saucony, adidas and New Balance that we’ll see this fall and leading up to Christmas. (So if … Continue reading

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[Talk Show] Episode #315 “You Have OSD!” World Sneaker Championship

Join the Sole Doctors & Disorderlies on Wednesday, August 6th for Episode #315 “You Have OSD!” at 10 pm ET. As we make our way towards our 7th Anniversary, we want to hear from YOU! Tell us your Kickstory by … Continue reading

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Flashback Video: “It’s The Shoes” on ESPN2

Where were you when the first episode of “It’s The Shoes” aired on ESPN2? Did you watch it with your sole brothers and sisters or were you like me and stayed up late to watch the show when it aired … Continue reading

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There’s Money in Sneakers: Reselling to the tune of $1 Billion?

Yes, there’s money in sneakers and the footwear industry, which is a $22 billion dollar industry that is only getting bigger, and sneakerhead resellers are said to be contributing close to $1 billion to that number. Earlier in May, Matt … Continue reading

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[Talk Show] Ep. #305 “Appreciate & Elevate”

The Sole Doctors & Disorderlies had a lot to say about the release of the Air Jordan 6 ‘Carmine’ sneakers that were sold at retail on 5/24 and the hype around them.  We heard that a number of stores had … Continue reading

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[Video] D’Wayne Edwards: Rejection + Motivation

It’s Monday and you’re probably tired and feeling a bit unmotivated and you’ve chosen to move a few things to tomorrow’s “To Do” list. Well, stop it because tomorrow is NOT guaranteed!

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