Footwear magazine spills the beans on Hush Puppies Boss:
posted on Thu, 27 May 2010 15:31:00 +0000
Managing Director of Hush Puppies and Cushe Footwear 'David Rist’ and his interview with the magazine Footwear & Fashion Extras: Telling us about the personal interest for celebrity, what lie he has told in the past and what joke he has played on someone.
Place of Birth: Rhymney, South Wales
Lives Now: Great Glen. Leicestershire
Started Out; As a Graduate trainee for K Shoes
Career highlight: opening the 126th stand alone Hush Puppies store in the UK
Career low point: Closing it after the demise of the British Shoe Corporation
Future plans: To double Hush puppies sales and make Cushe Footwear a must have brand for trend-led retailers.
Who is your celebrity crush?
Denise Lewis. I still remember the cover with the body paint
What was the last lie you told?
You look lovely tonight, darling!
Have you ever let somebody take the blame for something you have done?
Yes. I let my wife think she was driving when I got a speeding ticket
What cant you help buying, even though you know you shouldn’t?
Fake designer gear when I’m in the Far East.