a successful global organization take a special type of person and Element has
certainly found that in their new Global GM Frank Voit. His years of experience within both the skateboarding and streetwear industries coupled with his unique leadership style made him an excellent fit for his newest role. We caught up with Frank
and he gave us the run down on just what it takes to support a global brand.
Daniel Dhers is a five time X-Games gold medalist, a premiere Red Bull athlete and the founder and owner of the Daniel Dhers Action Sports Complex in Holly Springs, NC. Daniel grew up in Venezuela and started riding BMX at the age of 12...
We interviewed Daniel Dhers, founder and owner of Daniel Dhers Action Sports Complex, to get the scoop on life in North Carolina - check it out!
Earlier this year, Canadian-based Native Shoes hired Mark Gainor to become the brand's Creative Director. His role is to handle all components of creative for Native, from design to imagery and more, which he does on the road while splitting his time between Vancouver, where Native is headquartered, and Los Angeles.
We caught up with Mark Gainor, who serves as Creative Director for Native Shoes, to ask him about how he initially became involved with Native and much more - check it out!
Todd Francis is an artist and designer who is responsible for the iconic Antihero eagle logo, along with countless other well-known skate graphics, which are being compiled into a 96-page book celebrating the career of one of the most legendary and prolific artists in the business.
We interviewed Todd Francis and Winston Tseng in anticipation of the release of "Look Away: The Art of Todd Francis" to get the scoop on what it takes to successfully publish a book - check it out!
Tyler Daigler is a lifelong action sports enthusiast who was building a successful career in sales working for companies in the energy industry until he landed his dream job with Flow Sports in 2013 through Malakye.com.
We interviewed Tyler Daigler, Inside Sales & Customer Service Team Lead at Flow Sports, to get the scoop on how he made the transition from working for a Fortune 300 energy management corporation to the action sports industry - check it out!
David Link decided to launch his own full-service sales and marketing agency, Awesome Outdoors Group, in 2013 to focus on the outdoor specialty and active lifestyle markets while servicing the Southeast.
We interviewed David Link, Founder and President of Awesome Outdoors Group, to get the scoop on what life has been like since he launched his own independent sales rep agency last year - check it out!
We interviewed Vicki Vasil to get the scoop on what life is like in Portland, Ore. working for Nikita. We asked her about making the move to the west coast earlier this year and much more - check it out!