Dear Graduates,


Congratulations on reaching this incredible milestone in your journey! As you prepare to embark on the next chapter of your lives, I wanted to take a moment to share some words of encouragement and inspiration with you.


At STZY Footwear, we believe in more than just creating stylish and comfortable footwear. We believe in delivering real hope – hope for a brighter future, hope for success, and hope for fulfillment in all that you do. Our core values of love, faith, integrity, commitment, authenticity, dedication, and truth are at the core of everything we do, and they serve as the guiding principles that shape our brand and our mission.


Love is the foundation of our company. We are passionate about what we do, and we pour our hearts into every design, every product, and every interaction with our customers. We want you to feel the love and care that goes into each pair of STZY socks and slides, knowing that they were crafted with your comfort and style in mind.


Faith is our guiding light. We believe in something greater than ourselves, and we trust that there is a purpose and a plan for each and every one of us. As you navigate the uncertainties of life after graduation, remember to hold onto your faith and trust in the journey that lies ahead.


Integrity is our cornerstone. We believe in doing the right thing, even when no one is watching. As you enter the workforce or pursue further education, remember to always uphold the highest standards of honesty, ethics, and integrity. Your reputation and character are invaluable assets that will carry you far in life.


Commitment is our driving force. We are committed to our customers, our communities, and our planet. We are committed to constantly improving and evolving, to pushing the boundaries of what is possible, and to never settling for anything less than excellence. As you pursue your goals and dreams, stay committed to your vision and never give up on yourself.


Authenticity is our trademark. We believe in being true to ourselves and embracing our unique qualities and talents. As you navigate the pressures and expectations of the world around you, remember to stay true to who you are and what you believe in. Your authenticity is your greatest strength.


Dedication is our secret weapon. We are dedicated to our mission of empowering athletes and positively impacting lives. We are dedicated to pushing the boundaries of innovation and creativity. And above all, we are dedicated to you – our customers and our community. As you pursue your passions and chase your dreams, stay dedicated to your goals and never lose sight of what truly matters to you.


Truth is our north star. We believe in honesty, transparency, and integrity in all of our interactions. As you navigate the challenges and opportunities of adulthood, remember to always seek the truth and to stand up for what you believe in. Your voice and your perspective are powerful tools for change.


As you celebrate this momentous occasion, remember that you are capable of achieving anything you set your mind to. You have the power to shape your own destiny and create a future filled with hope, joy, and success. Congratulations, graduates – the world is yours for the taking!


With hope, optimism, and faith.


Anthony Cosby  

Founder & CEO, STZY Footwear







Founder and CEO, STZY Footwear