In 1971, Rockport started with a simple philosophy: Engineer comfortable shoes using the latest in advanced technologies. Rockport was the first to engineer performance walking comfort in casual and dress shoes. 40 years later, Rockport continues to make style comfortable for metropolitan professionals around the world. They create collections that are sophisticated and stylish without compromising comfort or functionality. Today, their philosophy is simple: Walkability. They are about making the most walkable shoes in the industry. Rockport shoes deliver on their promise to make style comfortable and enable metropolitan professionals to look good longer.