Joe Quaknine

CHAIRMAN, TITAN INDUSTRIES INC.

Co-founded footwear licenser with Sal Palermo, 1998 … bought luxe Badgley Mischka 2016, $16M from Iconix … stable includes Badgley, Splendid, French Connection … has held Bebe, Jill Stuart, JLO, Betsey Johnson, … ‘shoes were calling’ while working shoe store as U Concordia Montreal student … intro’d Charles David brand to U.S. … ex-pro soccer player … born Morocco