Industry News 5/9/2007

April Skateboard Coverage Statistics Are In @ Skatecoverage.com!

April Skateboard Coverage Statistics Are In @ Skatecoverage.com!
 
LOS ANGELES (May 9, 2007) –To recap once again, Skatecoverage.com is an innovative approach to painstakingly documenting a cross section of international media coverage within the skateboard industry.

Never before has a company gone to such lengths to track athletes and companies within the skate industry’s trade publications and relative mainstream media, methodically documenting and providing a comparative analysis of athletes and companies based on empirical data impressions.

Headlining the April statistics are Volcom, whom has been consistently battling with Vans for the No. 1 spot and Thrashers S.O.T.Y. Daewon Song makes the biggest leap ever from 139th to No. 1! To see detailed coverage statistics and reports, subscribe to SkateCoverage.com online today.

Brands

Volcom Is In The No. 1 Spot!
Expanded advertisement push combined with an increase in Visible Logo Impressions vaults Volcom to the top.

C1RCA Keeps Progressing Moving From 4th To 2nd
Enjoying more Editorial coverage for the month of April

Spitfire Shows Wheels With A Move From 9th To 3rd Place
Huge effort lands Spitfire in 1st against all wheel companies.


Skaters

S.O.T.Y. – Daewon Song Dominates The No. 1 Spot
Saving his best for April as he leaps from 139th and skates away with the top position.
 
Globe’s Mark Appleyard Makes A Huge Effort, Moving Up To 2nd From 22nd
Outdoing his Advertisement’s with more Editorial coverage proves the key to success.
 
Real’s Chima Ferguson Is The Top AM And 3rd Place In Overall Coverage
Teammate Nick DomPierre keeps him honest with a close 4th place finish.