Industry News 2/18/2005

Veltec Launches into Snow Sports


February 17, 2005 Sand City, CA – On the heels of their acquisition of Briko’s North American distribution and launch into the Snow Sports market at last month’s SIA Show, Veltec proudly announces their newly established team of Sales Representatives.

Veltec’s Snow Sports Division, comprised of three market-leading brands, Briko, Enervit & CicloSport, has proved to be an attractive grouping of products to prospective sales representatives. After narrowing the field, Veltec has secured the following agencies and individuals as their Snow Sports Sales Rep Force:

US Territories:
Colorado, New Mexico, Texas:  
C.J. Webb, Inc.
Charley Webb, Alex Zaveral, Brian Calkins

California, Nevada, Arizona:  
Daniel Dixson

New England:  `   
Bruce McDonald & Associates     
Bruce McDonald, Neil Totman, Jim Rockett

New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania:
Michael Bartone

Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri,Nebraska, Kansas, N/S Dakota:
Tom Blair & Associates 
Tom Blair, Gail Lunt, Vince Clemens

Utah, Wyoming, Southern Idaho: 
Ryan P. Leach

Idaho, Montana, Washington, Oregon, Alaska: 
PK Sales       
PeterKennedy, Brian Schiller

Michigan, Ohio, Indiana:  
Jeff Obeshaw

Canada Territories:   
British Columbia:   
Brad Richardson

Saskkatchewan, Alberta:  
Mellow Johnny Marketing     
Kevin Hurtle, Chris Little

Central Southwestern Ontario: 
Warren Sports
Ron Warren, Jenn Warren, Rusty Marcel

Quebec, Maritimes   
3157911 Canada Inc.
Gilles Verdon, Dominic Jobin, Jean-Pierre Lepinay
“The SIA Show was our formal entry into the winter market and we were pleased by the interest level & reception to our brands and product lines”, stated Veltec’s Managing Director Josh Greenberg.  “We’ll continue to test the waters across several upcoming regional shows and we are very fortunate to be heading into them with a seasoned team of sales veterans”, continued Greenberg.