Meet George Henry Bass, founder of G.H. Bass & Co.
Company HQ: Maine
G.H. Bass & CO has proven to be a true staple in American style. Born out of Wilton, ME in the 1870s by George Henry Bass, Bass has expanded immensely over the years from WWII as a cold-weather shoe to the famous Weejun penny loafers that defined cool in the 1950s and 1960s thanks in part to James Dean.
Through the years with G.H. Bass & Co. has established a strong legacy as one of America’s top selling shoe brands. Bass captures the essence of classic American footwear in its timeless designs and well crafted footwear.