Under Armour, Inc. announced that Gene McCarthy is resigning as Senior Vice President, Footwear, effective February 22, 2013. Kip Fulks, Chief Operating Officer, will assume responsibility of Footwear and continue to oversee the company's Operations division.
"I want to take
this opportunity to acknowledge Gene's accomplishments, and I want to
thank him for his many contributions to Under Armour," said Fulks.
"Over the past several years, Gene has built a strong footwear team that
continues to deliver game-changing product such as the Charge RC and
Highlight Cleat. I am excited to help elevate our innovation in the
footwear space and further develop the team and the organization as we
continue to drive growth of Under Armour footwear around the world."
am proud of what we have accomplished in building a strong foundation
and establishing a solid position in the very competitive athletic
footwear industry," added McCarthy. "Since my arrival at Under Armour
in 2009, we have developed a world-class team with a distinct and unique
point of view. As I hand over the reins and explore this next phase of
my life, I remain grateful to Kevin and all my teammates for making
this a truly great run!"