Shoed-In, LLC Announces Launch of Print and Online Magazine for Shoe Lovers Around the World

While Offering Consumers a Direct Information Source for All the Latest News, Reviews and Turning Trends in the Footwear Industry, the Magazine Will Also Spotlight Emerging Talent and Deserving Designers.

Atlanta, GA, April 02, 2012 --( Shoed-In, LLC, a publishing company known for providing dynamic online content related to the shoes and footwear industry, has recently announced the worldwide launch of their online publication, Shoed-In Magazine. The first issue of the semi-annual magazine debuted on March 9, 2012. The debut issue of the magazine is available online and through print.

Shoed-In Magazine is targeted towards the huge demographic of shoe lovers around the world. It will feature highly informative content such as news and reviews revolving around latest trends in the industry. Shoed-In directs their major focus on highlighting new designers and emerging talent through their digital magazine. Appreciating their effort in this aspect, industry experts and critics have hailed the launch as a much needed support and boost to the industry.

According to the spokesperson for Shoed-In LLC, the launch of the magazine is positioned to fill the void in this area. Explaining the idea and objective behind the launch, the spokesperson said, "Although the shoes and footwear industry is huge and thriving, there is a void of information sources constructed solely for shoe lovers and buyers. Shoed-In has identified this niche and designed this magazine to serve as a complete source of information and entertainment for everyone related to this industry, fans, consumers, designers and manufacturers alike."

Shoed-In, LLC has already stirred excitement in the industry with their everyday blog WillBlog4Shoes. With the regular subscribers and a team of contributors, the blog attracts thousands of unique visitors each month. The figures reflect the public interest and love for shoes and footwear fashion.

Shoed-In Magazine, however, will feature more dynamic stories, up-close interviews, expert views, unbiased reviews, fan shoe pictures and industry news. One of the major objectives of Shoed-In Magazine is to serve as a launching pad for aspiring designers who deserve a public platform and exposure. For this purpose, the magazine will regularly feature interviews with fresh, emerging designers from around the world.

This debut issue features a 4-page spread on emerging designer Eric Rutberg and his dynamic shoe collection TRANSPARENT. Rutberg is garnering quite a buzz and success over his line and has designed for some very recognizable shoe designers before branching out on his on. This issue also includes a 2-page feature on Norwegian designer Aase Hopstock who's known for her unique eye-catching designs from a shoe line of the same name.

According to the spokesperson for Shoed-In LLC, each issue of the digital magazine will also feature celebrity shoe-lovers and women of prominence in other industries who have a vast shoe collection. “Consumers are the driving force for any industry. We want to bring to limelight, the ladies who have unparalleled passion for shoes and a collection worth spending a fortune on,” the spokesperson adds.

The successful women you'll find in this issue are one-time champion and Professional Poker Player, philanthropist, and former "Millionaire Matchmaker" star Beth Shak and Emory University graduate Melanie Mueller whose handbag line for both men and women titled Mel Boteri, has been seen on VH1's hit show "Single Ladies". Both ladies have been noted for their impeccable shoe collections.

With a massive target audience around the world, Shoed-In magazine presents an excellent marketing opportunity for international brands and designer labels as well as for local manufacturers and aspiring talent. To inquire about available ad space and purchase links visit

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For more info on Shoed-In Magazine, visit or call (253) BE-SHOED | (253) 237-4633

About JaNea Buckingham, Founder, Editor-in-Chief --

JaNea Buckingham is a graduate of Clark-Atlanta University, originally raised in Kansas City, Missouri. Upon completion of her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, JaNea became a financial advisor for one of the nation's leading insurance and financial services providers. Frequently complimented on her shoe collection and eye for style, she founded Shoed-In, LLC along with partner, Natalie WIlliams, in January of 2010. She had the idea of creating Shoed-In LLC and pursued her dream to incorporate the company.

About Natalie Williams, Founder, Director of Marketing --

Raised in Chicago, Illinois, Natalie Williams is a graduate of Chicago State University and former student of Clark Atlanta University, where she studied Finance for two years. Upon completion of her Bachelor of Science in Marketing, Natalie went on to work for 5 years with a leading food & beverage company, where her final position was in Sales & Logistics. Having an overwhelming passion for shoes and fashion led Natalie to become Director of Marking for Shoed-In, LLC, which she founded with JaNea in January of 2010
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Natalie Williams & JaNea Buckingham
JaNea Buckingham, Founder, Editor-in-Chief; Natalie Williams, Founder, Director of Marketing