Nixon to retire from Justin Boot Company

Published on: Dec 19, 2012

Ken Nixon has announced his retirement from Justin Boot Company territory sales management effective December 29.

Nixon will be retiring from the North and South Carolina territory after 34 years of service with the company and received many honors, including Outstanding Justin Belt Salesman in 1984 and 1985, Outstanding Justin Boot Salesman in 1999, No Fear Award in 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2011, and Top Gun Award in 2006.

“Ken has been a leader in our industry, a mentor to newer members of the team, and a friend to us all,” said Louis Russo, Justin Boot Company brand manager. “He exemplified the traits, characteristics and work ethic that define a truly great territory sales manager.”

Justin Brands, Inc., a recognized leader in Western footwear, is a Berkshire-Hathaway corporation (NYSE: BRKb) and its subsidiaries include Justin Boot Company, Tony Lama Company, Justin Original Workboots, Nocona Boot Company and Chippewa Boot Company.