Global Brand Marketing Inc, majority owner of Pony International Inc. and holder of numerous important footwear licenses, has appointed Ram Reddy as vice president of information technology and promoted Tomo Nakamura as vice president of international sales for the Asia-Pacific region. In this new position, Nakamura, a former vice president of sales for the same region at Wolverine World Wide, will try to extend GBMI’s geographical reach into China and India. Separately, GBMI has filed a criminal complaint against a man called Rongpei Xi for burglary and theft of GMBI property at the WSA trade show in Las Vegas last August, claiming that Xi stole Diesel and Pony footwear samples from its trade show booths with the intention to copy the designs.