Keen names new president

Keen names new president

Portland-based footwear brand Keen, Inc. named Mike Abbott new president.

Abbott is formerly chief operating officer of Specialized Bicycle Components in Morgan Hill, Calif., and chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Burton Snowboards of Burlington, Vt. Abbott's first day at Keen will by Monday, July 8.

Abbott replaces James Curleigh who left a year ago to be executive vice president and president of the Levi's brand of Levi Strauss & Co. in San Francisco.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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