Wolverine World Wide Inc announced on Monday the appointment of Gary W Ramey to the position of vice president of global marketing for the Hush Puppies Company. Commenting on the appointment, company president Spencer (Skip) Zimmerman, said: "Ramey's strong marketing, sales and strategy background, honed by many years in the consumer products industry, will be critical to developing a fact-based, market-driven and consumer-focused business plan to drive the Hush Puppies brand towards its vision to become the world's leading brand of comfortable, casual shoes for the family."