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Richard Copcutt

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Vice President and General Manage...

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Local Address:  London , United Kingdom
Converse Inc.
One High Street
North Andover , Massachusetts 01845
United States

Company Description: Converse, Inc. is a designer, distributor and marketer of high-performance and casual athletic footwear and apparel for men, women and children. The Company's...   more
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"The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ...
philippinestreetfashion.com, 14 Aug 2015 [cached]
"The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II is a sneaker that started with one simple notion: obsession," said Richard Copcutt, VicePresident/General Manager of Converse All Star.
Converse VP/GM, All Star division, ...
www.fastcompany.com, 3 Aug 2015 [cached]
Converse VP/GM, All Star division, Richard Copcutt
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Converse VP/GM, All Star division, Richard Copcutt
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With his slicked-back silver hair, ear stud, and ace of spades wrist tattoo, Richard Copcutt would fit in just as well backstage at the old CBGB as he does here in Converse's new Boston headquarters.
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Crowd-pleaser: Copcutt, VP/GM of Chuck Taylor All Stars, is in charge of keeping Converse's fans happy.
An iconoclast like Copcutt, the 49-year-old VP/GM of Converse's All Star division, is just about the only guy who could credibly screw around with a product formula that is to footwear what Coca-Cola is to soft drinks, let alone slap a Coke II-style roman numeral at the end. "I'm kind of an aging punk rocker, I guess," Copcutt says, which is rather appropriate. The 98-year-old sneaker, originally designed for basketball, was co-opted in the '70s and '80s by bands such as Blondie, the Sex Pistols, and the Clash, and has been the de facto sneaker of the counterculture ever since. Copcutt knows what this demographic might say about a redesign: "Don't f*** with my Chucks."
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Copcutt set out to find them where they live: in the world of rock and roll, playing roadie to his son's London-based band, Zoax. He spent weeks at a time tagging along as they played beside acts with names like the Howling, AxeWound, and the Cancer Bats, asking everyone who'd talk to him what they wanted from a pair of Chucks.
Made with creative-types in mind, the ...
www.thegate.ca, 3 Aug 2015 [cached]
Made with creative-types in mind, the Chuck II offers a refresh that Converse All Star vice president and general manager Richard Copcutt said are "true to the DNA of the original."
"They gave us a clear message: ...
www.bostonherald.com, 24 July 2015 [cached]
"They gave us a clear message: Whatever you do, do not (expletive) up the Chuck," said Richard Copcutt, vice president and general manager of Converse All Star.
"The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ...
www.askmen.com, 24 July 2015 [cached]
"The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II is a sneaker that started with one simple notion: obsession," says Richard Copcutt, Vice President/General Manager of Converse All Star.
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