Death Of Lavertue Triggers Changes In Wolverine’S Management

Jacques Lavertue, who turned the Merrell brand for Wolverine World Wide into a global $450 million business, died at the age of 53 at his home in Grand Rapids, Michigan after an 8-month fight against cancer. He moved there from Montreal, Canada and grew Merrell from only $27 million in ...

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