Zachary Schlemmer


Zack Schlemmer is a lifetime observer and wearer of sneakers with extensive knowledge of the brands, styles, and culture of footwear past and present.


Zack has been a senior writer for Sole Collector, the world's leading sneaker magazine, and written daily for Sole Collector's website, focusing on sneaker history and nostalgia along with daily sneaker news. Zack also curates his own blog, Kicks on Cards, which documents and catalogs sneakers worn by players on basketball trading cards, as well as footwear print advertisement from every era and sport—providing one of the leading sources of sneaker history and imagery on the internet. 


BFA in Photography, Ball State University

LiveAbout and Dotdash

LiveAbout is a reference site focused on entertainment, activities, and hobbies. We know that time away from the stress of work and responsibilities at home is limited, and we want to help you make the most of those precious hours.

That’s why our coverage is a lovable jumble of urban legends, sports history, and esoteric trivia. Our articles discuss everything from fashion advice to UFO sightings, all so you can make the most of your time off.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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