Industry News 9/18/2008

Northwave Announces New Reps: Mignon and Saylor

Northwave Announces New Reps: Mignon and Saylor

Northwave is proud to announce that Rob Mignon and Ryan Saylor are to represent Northwave snowboard boots, Drake snowboards and bindings, Bakoda Design Logic Accessories.

Rob Mignon, who currently resides in Maryland, grew up working at a local snowboard shop for 13 years until his passion in the industry drove him to become a full time rep.  For the last two years, Rob has been with the Bowen & White Sales Group.  Their group sells various winter products, and has been involved in the industry for over 30 years.   Rob is excited to, “Extend his lines and spread the Northwave flavor in the Southeast.”  In addition, Rob will also be representing Northwave cycling shoes and apparel and expanding the dealer list.  His territory consists of: MD, DC, VA, WV, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, MS, TN, and, KY.

Ryan Saylor, grew up snowboarding all over the east coast, but now calls Burlington, VT home.   Being an active player in the snowboard industry as a competitive rider for 10 years, then instructor and coach, he now looks forward to representing Northwave and associated products.  Ryan started out as a tech rep for Rossignal Snowboards in 2001, and then moved up as the principal rep for Head and Palmer Snowboards in 2003.  Now Ryan is a rep in the Weller Group.  Their group has carried various outdoor sport products since 2002.  Excited to continue working in an industry he loves, he will be representing: ME, NH, VT, RI, MA, and CT.