Industry News 4/26/2005

Giant Skateboard Distribution Hires Anthony Froude as VP of Marketing

Giant Skateboard Distribution Hires Anthony Froude as VP of Marketing

Huntington Beach, CA – April 25, 2005 – Giant Skateboard Distribution is pleased to announce Anthony Froude as VP of marketing where he will join the team at the Giant headquarters in Huntington Beach, CA.

With 10-years of experience in the skateboard industry, Anthony comes to this position most recently from Volcom clothing with a solid knowledge of the skate world, and retail experience including marketing, sales, purchasing, and product development.  He also has five years of professional skateboarding under his belt with corporate sponsorship and magazine editorial.

"Anthony will be a great addition to Giant Distribution,” said Rob Valerio General manager of Giant Skateboard Distribution.  “Anthony’s skateboard talent and his vast knowledge of the industry will make him a solid addition to the family and future growth of Giant."