Nike veteran Shawn Hoy has joined Saucony as VP–global product responsible guiding Saucony’s global brand footwear and apparel strategies, including design, development and product innovation. Hoy will report directly to Saucony president Anne Cavassa.

Hoy joins Saucony from Nike, where he held a variety of strategic planning and senior product roles, including the management of product portfolios in running, training, basketball and soccer. As Nike’s football (soccer) footwear product director, Hoy was a member of a team recognized with a Nike Global Maxim “Innovation” Award for work on the brand’s 2014 World Cup footwear line. Prior to Nike, Hoy worked as a management consultant with various firms, including McKinsey & Company and Bain & Company

Hoy graduated from Grinnell College in Iowa with a B.A. degree in Economics and History. He received an MBA from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College