Who We Are
Founded in 2017, Shoe Adviser is the one stop shop for footwear buyers’ guides, how to guides, and product reviews
Our Editorial Process
Buying footwear and accessories is more difficult than it seems. With hundreds of thousands of options, finding the right product for your needs can be daunting.
Our editorial staff has identified the best options for you, whether it’s a shoe with arch support, or one to help with plantar fasciitis. You can trust our experts’ decades of experience in the footwear industry.
Shoe Adviser has a rigorous approach to providing the most up to date information on all our products and guides. Our expert editors review each article and make sure all products are current.
Our Team of Expert Editors
Here at Shoe Adviser we have assembled an all star group of experts, with experience in footwear and fashion publications and podiatry.
Alexis DeSalva Kahler
Alexis DeSalva Kahler is a fashion, retail, and commerce analyst, expert, and writer, who has been featured in the Business of Fashion, InStyle, Glossy, The New York Times, Vogue Business, The Wall Street Journal, and WWD, among others.
She is the little black dress of retail, specializing in brand building, consulting, curation, and social strategizing (among other things). A born shopper and true believer in retail therapy, Alexis is passionate about the industry.
Dr. William Naughton
Dr. William S Naughton, DPM of Ocean State Podiatry & Associates, LLC is a diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery® Certified in Foot and Ankle Surgery and Chairman to the Rhode Island Department of Health Board of Podiatric Medicine.
He has close to 20 years of experience in podiatry, and has served as a teacher for students and residents. Dr. Naughton assisted in implementing superior clinical outcomes at the United States Veterans Hospital where he was a lead surgeon.
Elisa Lewittes is a New York City-based fashion, beauty and lifestyle journalist, copywriter and editorial strategist whose work has been featured in Forbes, Fashionista, and Footwear News, among others. Her work focuses on the intersections of sustainability, retail, market trends and celebrity style.
Along with her journalistic writing, she helps brands and representing agencies editorialize their companies’ products, values and brand messaging. Please see her editorial portfolio linked here and connect with her on LinkedIn here.
Please contact [email protected] as well.
Write For Us
We are always looking for new editors who have experience in the footwear industry. Interested parties can inquire at: [email protected]
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