Travelers Rest, S.C. — Sunrift Adventures in Travelers Rest, S.C. recently celebrated 35 years of outfitting outdoor enthusiasts in the upstate region just outside Greenville.
Salt Lake City, Utah – Black Diamond, Inc. has sold its equity interest in the Sweden-based POC Sports to Investcorp for $65 million. Investcorp is a global provider and manager of alternative investment products.
Seattle, Wash. — ExOfficio has announced the appointment of Bill Conradt as the company’s new vice president of global sales. Conradt has more than 20 years of sales leadership experience in the cycling and outdoor industries.
Portland, Ore. — Outdoor Industry Association officials say they will conduct a thorough review of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement now that the United States and 11 Pacific countries have concluded negotiations.
Old Forge, NY –Mountainman Outdoor Supply Company and the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund recently held a Paddle For the Cure event on the Moose River, making this the ninth consecutive year the two have joined forces to raise money for the cause.
Portland, Ore. — Adidas has announced Loren Gwartney-Gibbs as the brand’s key accounts manager for the U.S. He comes to Adidas with more than 10 years of experience in retail and sales of hard and soft goods for the specialty outdoor category.
Lander, Wyo. — Wild Iris Mountain Sports has kicked off a month of “Sip and Shop” Thursdays as a way to extend appreciation to its customers while raising money for the local SPCA.
Salt Lake City, Utah ‑ Lesley Christoph has been named the company’s U.S. marketing manager and will be charged with taking on brand strategies, retailer support and campaigns as well as advertising and promotions.
Spokane, Wash. — Beginning in January, the U.K.-based Lyon Equipment Ltd will sell and market GSI Outdoors products in England, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
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