Meet our factory team members! With a diverse array of experience, our team works to bring your shoes dreams to life.
After learning shoe making and working in production and design, Keiko launched her own line K* Shoes, and went on to found Brooklyn Shoe Space, a co-working space for shoemakers where she also regularly teaches shoemaking classes. After Rebecca joined BKSS, they grew the prototyping business together, which led to the founding of Brooklyn Shoe Factory.
After an education in Industrial Design, Rebecca spent two years at Cordwainers in London specializing in shoemaking and footwear design. She moved to NYC to work in the footwear industry, where she met Co-Founder Keiko Hirosue through her studio Brooklyn Shoe Space.