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Fortress Eyewear Announces Key Hire

Fortress Eyewear Announces Curt Fry Will Join Their Team as VP of Sales and Marketing

 Fortress Eyewear announces the addition of Curt Fry as the company’s new Vice President of Sales and Marketing LAKE FOREST, CA, September 20, 2016 – Fortress Eyewear’s CEO, Sean Sullivan has announced the appointment of eyewear industry veteran Curt Fry as the company’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing effective September 19, 2016.  Most recently,

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Capsule Tradeshow to Open First Retail Shop in Los Angeles

Capsule Concept to Open in Los Angeles

Capsule Concept will open in Los Angeles in early October 2016, following the first Los Angeles edition of Capsule’s tradeshow September 2016, NEW YORK, NY: Capsule, the global, curated tradeshow for progressive and advanced contemporary brands (www.capsuleshow.com), announced that it will open a retail shop called Capsule Concept in Los Angeles on October 4, 2016. The store, a first for

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Chris Evans Appointed to Key New Position with Vissla, Amuse and D’Blanc

Chris Evans Named to New, Key Position With Stokehouse Unlimited

Chris Evans has been named as the Vice President of International Business and Sustainability Initiatives for Stokehouse Unlimited Orange County, California- Stokehouse Unlimited, owner of the brands Vissla, Amuse Society and D’Blanc, is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Evans to the position of Vice President of International Business and Sustainability Initiatives. Chris joins Stokehouse after

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HippyTree Strengthens Rocky Mountain Rep Force

HippyTree Welcomes New Rep Ryan Gass to the Team

HippyTree welcomes Ryan Gass and his MountainStyle Collective sales agency to their rep force Hermosa Beach, CA – HippyTree is excited to announce the addition of veteran sales representative Ryan Gass to the tribe. Ryan and his MountainStyle Collective sales agency will service Utah and Wyoming for HippyTree. Ryan is based in Park City, centrally

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Mizu’s New Office in Amsterdam Will Serve as the European Headquarters for the Brand

Mizu Opens New Office in Amsterdam

Mizu recently signed a partnership agreement with its two largest European distributors, resulting in the new Amsterdam offices for the brand Del Mar, California – Mizu, a high-end producer of vacuum insulated drinkware and other reusable products recently singed a partnership agreement with its two largest European distributors. Under the agreement, Mizu formed Mizu Europe B.V., a

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Richer Poorer Welcomes Ian Crane, Oliver Kurtz, Evan Mock, and Dylan Goodale

Richer Poorer Adds Four More Athletes to Their Ambassador Team

Richer Poorer, a men’s and women’s brand that focuses on making your favorite basics as comfortable and fashion-forward as possible, announces the addition of four new professional athletes to their ambassador team San Juan Capistrano, CA (September 7th, 2016) – Richer Poorer, a lifestyle brand focused on the Innerwear category, announces the addition of professional

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Body Glove Welcomes Nolan Rapoza to the Family

Nolan Rapoza Joins Body Glove

Nolan Rapoza will add apparel to his already existing wetsuit sponsorship with Body Glove Redondo Beach, CALIFORNIA (August 24, 2016) Body Glove is proud to announce Nolan Rapoza has doubled down to add apparel to his existing wetsuit sponsorship. Fresh off a 4th place finish in the Vans US Open of Surfing Junior, and comfortably

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Dragon Signs Griffin Colapinto- Surfing’s New, Next Rising Star

Griffin Colapinto Signed by Dragon

Dragon signs Griffin Colapinto, where he joins some of the sport’s top surfers San Clemente, Ca. (August 25, 2016) – It’s not often that a one-of-a-kind surfer of such high-caliber and potential comes along. That’s why Dragon is excited to have signed San Clemente local and rising surf star Griffin Colapinto to its list of global

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Shred Optics and Slytech Protection Appoint New Italian Distributor – DSB Bonandrini

Shred Optics and Slytech Protection Appoint New Italian Distributor

Shred Optics and Slytech Protection continue their upward momentum with the addition of DSB Bonandrini to their team Venice, Italy (17 August, 2016)— Continuing their unbelievable momentum within the bike/dirt community Shred Optics and Slytech Protection are thrilled to announce a new Italian distribution partner for the mountain bike market, DSB Bonandrini. “We are so

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Nixon Expands Global Surf Team with Addition of Kelia Moniz and Leila Hurst

Nixon Adds Leila Hurst and Kelia Moniz to Global Surf Team

Nixon adds the two accomplished surfers to the brand’s Global Surf Team, each bringing their own unique style and energy Encinitas, CA – Nixon is excited to announce the addition of Kelia Moniz and Leila Hurst onto the brand’s Global Surf Team. Both accomplished surfers in their own right, Moniz and Hurst each bring a

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Sole Technology Annouces New President

Sole Technology Annouces New President

Esmail Mawjee Joins Executive Leadership Team As Company Positions For Future Strength LAKE FOREST, CA. (August 11, 2016) – Today, Sole Technology, manufacturer of action sports footwear and apparel for brands etnies, éS, Emerica, Altamont and ThirtyTwo announced it has appointed Esmail Mawjee as interim President of the company. In his role as president, Esmail

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Tactics Expands Team to Include Pro Female Skaters

Tactics Welcomes Alana Smith and Nora Vasconcellos to Team

Tactics Welcomes Alana Smith and Nora Vasconcellos EUGENE, OR – Oregon based boardshop Tactics and global management agency Women’s Skateboarding Alliance are proud to announce the expansion of Tactics’ skate team to welcome female professional skaters Alana Smith, age 15, and Nora Vasconcellos, age 23, as new ambassadors. The announcement culminates a partnership between one of the skate industry’s

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Frank Messmann Named CEO of Absolute Board Co.

Frank Messmann Named CEO of Absolute Board Co.

Frank Messmann brings over two decades of industry experience to his new role with Absolute Board Co. Brisbane, Australia, 4 August 2016 – Absolute Board Co. (Absolute) is stoked to announce Frank Messmann has been appointed Global Chief Executive Officer effective 15 August 2016 and will be based in our Oceanside, USA headquarters.  The move