Industry News 3/9/2006

Earth Products Promotes Tony Borgerding to Director of Operations

Earth Products Promotes Tony Borgerding to Director of Operations

Carlsbad, Calif. – March 8, 2006 – Earth Products today announced the promotion of Tony Borgerding to director of operations. In his new role, Borgerding will oversee all aspects of operations for Earth Products, including supply chain, production, IT and facilities.

Borgerding will now report directly to company president, Jeff Larsen. “Tony has been handling operations throughout the company’s continued growth over the last few years, and he’s well equipped to keep the operations side running smoothly throughout our future growth and expansion,“ said Larsen.

Borgerding has been with Earth Products for over four years and previously held the title of operations manager. Prior to Earth Products, Borgerding worked as a group leader at a distribution center for Target. Borgerding also served as a platoon leader in the US Army Corps of Engineers including service in Desert Shield/Storm.

Earth Products is a leader in action sports footwear and apparel. It is the producer and distributor of Adio Footwear, Holden snowboard outerwear, and Planet Earth clothing/outerwear.