Malakye Logo
COMPANY Q & A
Sort By:
v
Showing 1 - 10 of 162<<<12345678910>>>
GO BACK
Snurfer - Interview with Brew Mocarello
12/16/2014
For those who have been around the snow industry for a while, you may remember the iconic Snurfer that paved the way for snowboarding during the 1960’s and 70’s. Snurfers faded away with the introduction of snowboarding as we know it today, but we are happy to share the return of Snurfers.  With their release right before the holidays, it’s not too late to bring back those childhood memories!

We spoke with Brew Mocarello, Founder and Owner of Balance Designs, Inc. for a little refresher course on the magic of the Snurfer.

STOKED - Interview with Kathryn James-Jolly
11/17/2014
In 2005, STOKED was founded by Steve Larosiliere & Sal Masekela as a youth mentoring program in New York with action sports as their platform. After a successful year in New York, the program then expanded to Los Angeles in 2006 and STOKED gained some diversity to the programming. So far between both programs, over 2000 youth have been served through STOKED.
+swappow - Interview with Joe Dunnigan
11/13/2014
+swappow is an online community for those involved with the Action Sports industry (and those wanting to be involved!) to buy, sell, trade, donate, or lend equipment to others. Being the only platform of its kind, one of +swappow’s goals is to connect people while reducing both financial and environmental waste. Another goal: the company strives to have at least 10 million kids riding or rolling by 2018.
Pure Fix Cycles - Interview with Jackson Lynch
11/13/2014
Pure Fix Cycles is a retailer, manufacturer and distributor of fixed gear cycles based out of Los Angeles, California. The Pure Fix mission is simple: cycling at its purest, and the company name captures that.
Fiik USA - Interview with Electric Skateboard Maker Fiik
11/13/2014
What is the largest electric skateboard company in the world?  FIIK.  Electric boards that go up to 23 miles per hour? Yes.  Boards in development to reach double that speed?  Yes.  Are you interested in learning more? Here’s the story, told by Chris Sears, National Sales & Marketing Manager for FIIK USA.
Q&A with Stacy Lowery, Creative Director at Ridgemont Outfitters
11/13/2014

After very positive receptions at the 2014 Agenda trade shows in both Long Beach and Las Vegas, Ridgemont Outfitters’ long awaited first collection of casual hikers is now making its way to retailers across the U.S.

We caught up with Stacy Lowery, who serves as creative director for Ridgemont Outfitters, to get the scoop on launching a company with a unique take on rugged outdoor footwear.  

Q&A with Jim Scholle, President of North America for EMU Australia
11/13/2014

EMU is a global footwear company based in Australia that creates premium products using all natural materials. EMU's product line ranges from traditional sheepskin boots and slippers to fashion forward footwear and a waterproof collection.

We interviewed Jim Scholle, President of North America for EMU, to find out all about the Australian-based footwear brand - check it out!

Agency GLOW Q&A with Founders Justina Rapala & Kristi McDonough
11/13/2014

Agency GLOW works within the sports, entertainment, fashion, health and beauty industries to provide its clients with unique strategies and solutions for successfully communicating their brand's message "in order to attract, convert, retain and engage [their] target audience."

We interviewed Justina Rapala & Kristi McDonough of Agency GLOW to get the scoop on launching a boutique marketing/events/pr agency in Australia and the US - check it out!

Freenote Cloth Q&A with Co-Founder Andrew Brodrick
11/13/2014

Freenote Cloth was founded in 2013 by brothers Andrew and Matt Brodrick to provide high-quality and classically-designed menswear apparel to consumers. The company, inspired by authentic American culture, is headquartered in the historic district of San Juan Capistrano, Calif. - a place that embodies the spirit of territorial California - and is proud to offer premium denim among other products designed and manufactured exclusively in the USA that the brothers Brodrick believe will last the test of time.

We interviewed Andrew Brodrick, Co-Founder of Freenote Cloth, to get the scoop on launching a classic menswear collection with his brother Matt - check it out!

The Finer Things USA Q&A with Co-Founder Teddy Monney
11/13/2014

Teddy Monney started The Finer Things USA in 2013 with Tim Roberto as a premium accessories brand dedicated to making things most of us take for granted: "a fresh pair of socks, a hat that keeps your head warm, the perfect belt that holds up your pants - necessities that support human beings."

We interviewed Teddy of The Finer Things USA to get the scoop on launching a new sock/accessory line featuring colorful styles and loud designs - give it a read!

Showing 1 - 10 of 162<<<12345678910>>>
GO BACK