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Durango Takes Home a Plus Award
Durango is honored to announce it has been awarded the 2013 Plus Award for design excellence in the Cowboy Boots category from the footwear industry’s leading magazine, Footwear Plus. "We are thrilled to have taken the top spot over several other respected brands in the western footwear industry," said Amber Vanwy, Brand Manager for Durango. “We challenged our designers to listen to the consumer, be inspired by top trends in fashion, as well as tap into their own creative juices to develop innovative and exciting new footwear; we’d say they took the challenge head on and succeeded!" Matched against top brands including Old Gringo, Ariat and Lucchese, this is the inaugural year for the Cowboy Boots category and as well as Durango’s first Footwear Plus Award. Additional brands nominated under parent company Rocky Brands include Rocky in the Work Boot category and Rocky S2V in the Outdoor category. Created by Footwear Plus, the footwear industry’s leading fashion magazine for 24 years, the 15th annual Plus Awards are determined by the votes of thousands of industry members nationwide. Founded in 1966, Durango Boot® manufactures and markets quality-crafted western and fashion footwear for men, women and children. It is a division of Rocky Brands, a publicly traded company on NASDAQ® under the symbol: RCKY.