Episode 13

Tiffany Beers Talks Failing Correctly, A New Footwear Design Project, and How Being From a Small Town Is a Competitive Advantage

Published on: 24th March, 2021

Tiffany Beers is one of the most important footwear designers in the sneaker world with shoes like the Nike Air Yeezy, Nike MAG, and countless others.

In this conversation, we discuss her upcoming footwear design project, how to learn from your failures, finding your way in the footwear industry, "Air" bag design at Nike, and how being from a small town is actually a competitive advantage that many people see as a disadvantage.


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Outside The Box Podcast: A Different Way To Think About Sneakers
Outside The Box Podcast is hosted by Nick Engvall and aims to showcase the opportunities in the footwear business and inspire people to turn their passion for sneakers into career opportunities through conversations with thought-leaders, creators, and entrepreneurs in the sneaker business.

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Nick Engvall is a writer, content creator, strategist, and consultant, with nearly 15 years of experience in the footwear industry. Nick has helped brands like StockX, Finish Line, Complex, Eastbay, and countless others find their voice and niche in the sneaker business. He currently hosts the Sneaker History Podcast, Outside The Box Podcast, and provides consulting services to companies looking to better connect with sneaker enthusiasts.