Industry News 10/24/2005

The Turtle Fur Group Introduces New Vice President of Sales

The Turtle Fur Group Introduces New Vice President of Sales

10/20/05 - The Turtle Fur Group, a leading headwear and cold weather accessory company, selling under the brands Turtle Fur®, FU-R, Turtle Fur-Vermont Collection, Nordic Gear® Sport, Nordic Gear® Safety and Lectra-Battery Heated Warmth, is proud to welcome Jeffrey Hoders as our new Vice President of Sales. In keeping with our customary turtle titles, Jeff will hereafter be referred to as the "Vice Turtle of Sales".

Jeff brings 25 years of experience in the apparel, outdoor, and snow industry, spending the past 16 years as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Schuessler Knitting Mills. Jeff will be based in Chicago until spring, when preseason booking is completed. At that point, he and his wife, Penny, will be exploring the possibility of relocating closer to the Turtle’s Nest in Morrisville, Vermont.