John’s Crazy Socks Partners with Zappos Adaptive

John’s Crazy Socks has partnered with Zappos Adaptive,’s curated shopping experience that features functional, fashionable products to make life easier, to deliver great socks for everyone. The Zappos Adaptive site now features a selection of socks from John’s Crazy Socks and some special packages only available at Zappos Adaptive. Click here to see the John’s Crazy Socks offerings at Zappos.  

John's Crazy Socks and Zappos

John Cronin, Co-Founder and Chief Happiness Officer at John’s Crazy Socks said, “We are so excited to work with Zappos Adaptive. We have a mission to spread happiness and Zappos is famous for making customers happy.” 

“Part of Zappos Adaptive’s mission is to bring together brands who offer products that are innovative, functional and fashionable,” said Dana Zumbo, Business Development Manager, Zappos Adaptive. “We were drawn to John’s Crazy Socks’ story of a business started by an entrepreneur with Down syndrome and his father, their passionate social mission, and of course, their great socks that provide our customers with even more ways to express their unique style.”

John's Crazy Socks at Zappos

 Zappos features a selection of products from John’s Crazy Socks curated through the Zappos Adaptive shopping experience. These socks celebrate people with differing abilities and make life easier for the wearer. Most of all, these socks make people feel good. 

“This is a great opportunity for us,” said Mark X. Cronin, John’s father and co-founder. “Working with Zappos Adaptive enables us to reach a larger audience. Both organizations share a commitment to serve and advocate for people with differing abilities. This partnership will enable us to create more jobs for people with differing abilities, to advance our advocacy work and to support our Giving Back program that starts with pledging five percent of our earnings to the Special Olympics.” 

About Zappos Adaptive

The Zappos Adaptive mission is to provide functional and fashionable products to make life easier. Zappos Adaptive is an online shopping experience offering clothing and shoes from innovative brands with unique features that address a variety of needs.  

About John’s Crazy Socks

John’s Crazy Socks was inspired by John Lee Cronin, a young man with Down syndrome, and his love of colorful and fun socks—what he calls his “crazy socks.” He and his father, Mark X. Cronin, started the company as a social enterprise with a mission of Spreading Happiness™. They do this by offering socks people can love that allows an expression of one’s true self. More than half their employees have a differing ability, their Giving Back program has raised over $475,000 for charity partners like the Special Olympics, the National Down Syndrome Society, and the Autism Society of America. Most of all, they are Spreading Happiness™. 

For more information about John’s Crazy Socks, visit our webpage, Facebook page, Instagram account or YouTube channel. You can also contact us at 631-760-5625 or via email at