December 2-6, 2019 - Market Week New York Shoe Expo Venues and Member Showrooms

Our Leadership Team

FFANY is dedicated to growing the footwear industry in New York.

  • John Heron

    Executive Director

    John is an accomplished footwear executive with over 20 years’ experience in the industry and will work closely with association members to maximize the value of the FFANY organization.  Heron joins the FFANY following a successful career at HH Brown where he led the Born Brand Group for the past 13 years as Senior Vice President and General Manager.

  • Ron Fromm

    Ron Fromm

    Chairman of FFCF

    Ron is a footwear industry veteran who is the retired Chairman of the Board and CEO of Brown Shoe Company. Ron has also served on the Boards of FDRA and the Two Ten Footwear Foundation. “It’s a privilege to continue to serve the Fashion Footwear Community.

  • Greg Connors

    Chairman of the board

    Greg, the President and Co-Founder of the White Mountain Footwear Group, is a long-standing FFANY Member and advocate.  His leadership, perspective and good nature has ably guided FFANY through its latest evolution.