Native Shoes has appointed Michael Belgue as creative director and vice president of marketing, with immediate effect. He will report to Native's president, Darren Hawrish, and will be based in Vancouver, at the brand's global headquarters. Belgue has 18 years of experience in fashion and footwear. He has previously worked at John Fluevog, the avant-garde footwear label, where he served as sales director. Prior to that, he co-founded Hobo Media, the Paris-based creative group, along with the corresponding art and fashion journal, Hobo Magazine.