Apparel and footwear group Global Brand Marketing Inc has named Scott Kaminsky as national sales manager of subsidiary XOXO Footwear. In the role, Kaminsky will assume responsibility for the brand's United States sales operations and domestic revenue growth management. His 20-year retail career includes stints as sales director for Nina Footwear and retail chain president of Joyce-Selby shoes. According to Global Brand Marketing CEO Killick Datta, Kaminsky's "extremely impressive" record made him an ideal candidate for the position. "His wealth of experience in this segment of the market and commitment to success will be the driving force in delivering a high quality product line for the upcoming fall-winter 2004 selling season," he said. XOXO produces fashion conscious footwear for the young women's market.