The Association of Footwear and Related Industries of La Rioja (AICCOR) and the Footwear Technology Center of La Rioja (CTCR) have elected Laborio Sevilla to a four-year term as president. Sevilla is managing director of Nuevo Milenio, the family-owned footwear group behind the Victoria and Wamba brands. He belongs to the third generation of the family to run the firm. At AICCOR and CTCR, he plans to focus on reindustrialization, training, job creation, international expansion, Industry 4.0 and sustainability. La Rioja is Spain's number-two region in footwear production, after the area around Valencia.