Rocket Dog has more than 200 accounts lined up for its first full season of shipping in France, where the European distributor of the trendy US footwear brand has hired a new agent, Coming Up. The company is headed up by Serge Houri, a veteran of the French footwear market who has represented other important brands such as Caterpillar Footwear and Skechers. Passion Sports is the European distributor of the 11-year old American brand, and the UK is currently its largest market in Europe.