Someone once asked me, "What will you do when you run out of ideas?" I won't. Inspiration is all around and through LUV we aim to share that notion.
Joy Storey is LUV Footwear’s chief financial officer, bringing over 20 years of experience in strategic planning and profit improvement. A California native, Joy also has tremendous international experience having lived in Taiwan, The Philippines and Malaysia. After graduating from University of California, Riverside, Joy started her professional career at Apple Inc. After several years in high tech and with her MBA from San Jose State University, Joy moved into the fashion industry. Joy served as the CFO of John Carlisle, a luxury clothing manufacturer. She was instrumental in growing their business eight fold during her tenure.
Joy joined Michael Toschi International in 2005 as CFO. During that time she has been responsible for all financial functions and management of the business.
We run our business with the same passion and creativity that we put into our designs. That’s what truly excites me about LUV.
Brant Sichko is LUV Footwear’s sales director, bringing over twenty years of industry experience to his role as head of wholesale business development and account support. Having spent his summers working in his family’s women’s shoe stores, Brant grew up immersed in the footwear trade. Recruited by Mephisto, he became a merchandising representative covering Southern California. Later, as an account executive, he managed multiple territories for Santoni Shoes, including Northern California, the Northwest, and the Rocky Mountain sates. Most recently, he served as To Boot New York Account Executive overseeing a multi-million dollar business while working with luxury independent accounts, such as Nordstrom, Saks 5th Avenue, and Bloomingdales.
In his spare time, Brant remains connected to the independent boutique world through his friends and family in the shoe business. A well traveled Floridian, he is a fan of music, baseball, and canoeing.
I have always searched for a product to sell that makes retail FUN...and LUV is it!
Passion, inspiration, and creativity are daily practices at LUV. That shines through in the brand, and it's what most lights me up about being a part of this team.