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Farm to Feet, Interview with David Petri, Vice President of Marketing
8/31/2015
Sock manufacturer Farm to Feet takes a very literal approach to its name by having full control of its supply chain for the socks it manufacturers – from the farm where the cotton is grown to the time when you put the socks on your feet, Farm to Feet knows what’s happening and the company’s product is 100% designed and manufactured in the U.S.  David Petri, Vice President of Marketing at Farm to Feet shares the story with us.
Sand Cloud Apparel, Interview with Brandon Leibel
8/21/2015
Sand Cloud, a boutique beach towel brand, started as an idea and through a lot of effort and some help from a Kickstarter campaign, became a reality.  The original idea was to pair a towel with a built in pillow for the ultimate beach experience using fine 100% Turkish cotton.  Sand Cloud, in a very short time, expanded its line to now include bags.
Hammak - Interview with Jake Slatnick
8/21/2015
At 21, Jake Slatnick has an incredible business sense. Already a seasoned entrepreneur, Jake is proud to announce his newest men’s underwear line, Hammak. In order to ensure a successful business, Jake conducted over a year of research before introducing Hammak to the consumer.
Fix Binding Co. - Interview with Jason Broz
8/3/2015
Jason Broz is a snowboard industry veteran. A veteran snowboard manufacturer with two decades of experience, Jason is moving from board manufacturing and venturing into the world its counterpart, snowboard bindings. Teaming up with binding guru Daniel Mau for the project, together they are launching Fix Bindings globally to be available for consumers in September 2015.
Orcatex Design - Interview with Mitchell Fein
7/13/2015
Orcatex Design president Mitchell Fein often cites his late grandfather, who always said, “There is only one way to do things- the right way.”  Each pair of Orcatex Design shoes are crafted with pride that can only come from a real grass roots company.  Still, Mitchell is excited about the future of Orcatex.  “With any new brand, there is always the challenge of gaining awareness,” he says.  
Monument Snowboards - Interview with Alfred Haugen
7/8/2015
Monument Snowboards started out in 2001 as an in-house brand for a Washington D.C. based snowboard shop, Capitol Board Room. In 2003, Capitol entered the wholesale arena by selling Monument to other snowboard shops. With a focus on creating visually appealing, stand-out snowboards, Monument draws inspiration from the opinions and adventures of its team riders from the United States and Japan.
Finn Utility - Interview with Founder Ryan McDonald
6/30/2015
Ryan McDonald loves fly fishing, so much so that he wanted to turn his passion into his profession. Combining his love for fly fishing and background in product design, it was his goal to create high-quality fly fishing gear that would be passed on for generations.  From this idea, Finn Utility was brought to life. 
Trace Action Sports Tracker - Interview with David and Anatole Lokshim and Brad Blankinship
6/22/2015

Trace, the Action Sports Tracker, founded by a father son duo and recently added industry veteran Brad Blankinship to its executive team aims to crush it with the Trace device. 

3 Thirty - Interview with Krystal Berry
6/15/2015
Krystal Berry had a vision and that vision was a clothing and lifestyle brand that not only made quality products, but also gave back. In order to fulfill her dream, Krystal created 3 Thirty and began creating clothing and accessories to start making an impact. Every 30 days, the brand supports three different charities, one eco based, one animal based, and one humanitarian based organization. 
GRAYL - Interview with Nancie Weston and Travis Merrigan
6/9/2015
GRAYL, a Seattle based start-up founded in 2012, had a vision to create the world’s greatest water filters and purifiers: a unique and ingenious design, highest quality filtration technology and interchangeable filters for virtually any type of water. With the creation of the GRAYL Water Filtration Cup, the brand hopes to provide safe water while reducing the number of single-use water bottles.
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