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Founder of TOMS Shoes to speak in January at KU

December 22, 2009


The founder of a shoe company with a new kind of business model is scheduled to speak Jan. 26 at Kansas University.

Blake Mycoskie is founder and chief shoe giver at TOMS Shoes. The business practices a “one for one” business model and donates one pair of shoes to a child in need for every pair of shoes it sells.

Mycoskie is scheduled to speak at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Lied Center. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required for entry.

Tickets will be available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, starting Jan. 11 at the SUA Box Office on Level 4 of the Kansas Union.


AnnaUndercover 8 years, 1 month ago

Haha, I'm wearing his shoes right now! I am so there.

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