|Malakye Weekly: January 12,
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|Malakye Weekly is back with the latest job
opportunities nationwide featured in the JobWire, NEW MalakyeB2B Update, NEW Malakye Trivia brought to you by
Hyperflex, January's IP and Q&A, news, forum
discussions and more.
Also in the mix, by now you've
probably noticed the new addition of video on Malakye.com. Malakye
Video was recently launched with "It's Showtime!" Episode #1,
and Episode #2 is about the make it's debut, so stay tuned.
business side of things, the new MalakyeB2B Update is up and live!
Companies featured include ChopShop, INK FX, Origin Design +
Communications, Tangram and Moebius Color. Scroll
down to view these latest vendors today!
|Who Got Hired!|
|Matt Colborn was hired by enCircle
Media as an Account Executive.|
|Hand Me Down Showroom in New York
City, powered by Frank Yamamoto and Jennifer
Lozano, is now showcasing Lifetime Collective - among other
brands. Frank and Jennifer will partner to dominate Sales on the
eastern seaboard, so if you're in midtown Manhattan, stop by and say
Justin Fry will be covering the Southern California
& Rockies Territories for Lifetime Collective as its latest Sales
Rep. Justin loves dogs, cooks well, and is an accomplished
painter/artist. Click here to check out his work!
|If you know who got hired, click here to let us know!|
|NEW: Malakye Trivia -
|This month's Malakye
Trivia is brought to you by Hyperflex Wetsuits. If you correctly answer this
month's question, you have a good shot at winning this month's
Hyperflex is going to dial in "1" luck guy AND gal
with a full suit, booties and gloves to help keep you toasty through the winter
session. Check out their Company Q&A below for some possible
|Industrial Profile: Mike
month’s Industrial Profile travels abroad to rendezvous with Mike
Pireddu, the Team & Marketing Manager for
Option Distribution, Italy. When Mike’s not spraying
powder in the Italian Alps, surfing secret spots in Italy, or throwin’ down some
capoeira, he’s out boosting Option Distribution’s presence throughout Italy.
Though Mike has his hands full with
all the brands under Option’s umbrella, he was gracious enough to provide some
insight about his career, and various aspects of the action sports industry in
Europe. Seeing that Mike grew up in Italy, he's able to shed new
light on how things are run abroad, and provides a unique take on how the ASI is
perceived in Europe. That being said, it’s time for Mike to take
over. Enjoy! MORE
|Company Q&A: Hyperflex
|Many would never view the East Coast as a surf
mecca, or even a place with decent waves year round. But in all reality,
this is not the case. Though the surf scene may not be as “mainstream” as
Cali’ per se, the East Coast is riddled with great surf spots ranging from Maine
to Florida; however, it’s just a wee bit colder! Surfers have even been
reported taking the subway in NYC to hit up local breaks. Now that’s
Henderson Aquatics, based out in
Jersey, realized the potential of expanding its dive line and seized the
opportunity to cater to these cold-water surfers by creating Hyperflex
|NEW: Malakye Video!|
Episode #1 features Independent Sales Rep Seumas
Santoro and Screwi Lewi' the Scientist. Keep an eye out for more news and
features from Malakye.com! Click the picture on the right to view episode
are an established Sales Rep and you're interested in getting the
word on available lines before it hits the streets, send us an email:
firstname.lastname@example.org! Don't forget to include your
name, e-mail and territory! |
Every position listed below
is COMMISSION ONLY.
High Grade Distribution (home
to Satori Movement & Creation Skateboards)
Outside Sales Reps - Southern California (LA
& SD), Rockies, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic &
Break Wake Surfboards
Independent Sales Reps - Northern &
Southern California, and Rockies
Elwood Clothing (Outside Sales
Men's Line: Mid Atlantic (NY, NJ, PA, DE,
MD, D.C.) & Hawaii.
Women's Line: Nor Cal, Central US, Midwest,
Southeast, Mid-Atlantic & Hawaii
Independent Sales Reps - So Cal, Nor Cal,
Pac NW, Rockies, Midwest, South, Northeast, Southeast, Mid Atlantic,
Multiple U.S. & International
Independent Sales Representatives - Multiple
Independent Sales Reps -
|Economy affecting the Action Sport
Industry? For the good or bad, what have you heard?
JAH MEX OC Tavern San Clemente!
Watch out south side San Clemente (So Cal), there's a party in your
KOOKS!!! What are kooks you
ask. Well, this video explains it all.
The Showcase Thread™: Show 'em your
talent! Post your work here.
Could ASI History repeat itself?
What's your take! Drop some knowledge and provide "helpful"
ahlivv feedback: Check out the ASI's
latest site. Stay ahlivv!
Vision Street Wear? What do you think of Vision's new site? Any
and all feedback is welcome.
Footwear developer/designer - where to
start?: How do you get your
foot (wear) in the door - literally? Footwear designers/developers, lend a
Update: Let It Shine!|
Shine In '09!
How does that
feel? Good we hope! That's what we're sticking with for 2009.
MalakyeB2B can help your business shine too. This update is packed with great
information, updates and images. MalakyeB2B is here to help you achieve
your business goals. It's what the "yellow pages" doesn't want you to know
about it. Your job just got easier.
Tradeshow time is
here and MalakyeB2B can help fulfill your last minute needs. Post an RFP to get the word
out. Need help putting it to work? E-mail or call MalakyeB2B Base
Chopshop is where film
and video go to get created, edited,
distributed, re-purposed, and live a long happy life across all the media
platforms the world has to offer. Soak that up for a minute. And consider
this quote from Chopshop CEO & Creative
Director Zach Lyons, "Any company that wants to be on TV should call us."
goes beyond film and video capabilities and into providing services found in the
world's leading creative agencies - non endemic companies looking to gain
exposure in the action sports industry, and authentic activation of your brand
consider Chopshop to be a potential solution.
Chopshop has more on the horizon, too. Without
spilling out the full bag of tricks, film makers of the action sports world keep
your eye focused on a big announcement from Chopshop coming next month.
There is a lot more to learn about this company. Check them out here, and visit
Chopshoptv.com to see loads of great work.
10 Reasons INK FX Can Print Your
Ts - 6 color,
water base discharge print on teal slim fit | Simulated process | 6 color, water
base print on zippered fleece | Reverse discharge print on inside of tee with
appliqued sewn fabric patch, then clear gel overprinted on top of patch | 3
color water base discharge print/ over size print | Water base discharge and
foil | Water base discharge print and plastisol/ Jumbo print |1 2 color index
print/ plastisol. Curious to know why INK FX customer's are so happy? Here is a very telling
quote, "Personal service and a commitment to quality is why our customers think
we are number one." Learn more
Origin Design +
has been cranking out work from both sides of the country! Whistler, BC. and
Montreal, QC offices are firing out creative. So much in fact
Marketing Magazine recently did a feature editorial on
Origin. Pictured above is an Atomic branded shop-in-shop in
Mont Saint-Sauveur (a first for Atomic) which was designed and produced by
Tangram International Can
Help You Win at Tradeshows. Tangram's
design and execution for Misaki, a pearl jewelry and accessory company based in
Monte Carlo, France, at Baselworld in Basel, Switzerland, won a silver medal in
Event Design Magazine's 2008
Awards Campaign. Flexing it's diversity, Tangram
is about to reveal it's work for Nike on the release of the new Jordan Sneaker,
party and press conference. Now could be the time for your company to
evaluate its tradeshow and/or event strategy. Bigger, smaller, wider,
lighter, ground breaking and award winning are all common thoughts at
One stop digital
shop! That is the goal of Moebius Color. One good look
over all the equipment Moebius has at its shop and you
will see the materialization of this goal. Another goal of Moebius is to stick to its business credo of your next project
being "of the highest quality, on time and on budget."
In addition to all the equipment and
capabilities you will see in Moebius'
profile on MalakyeB2B the company recently purchased a Flatbed Printer,
Digital Die-Cutter, 30 Foot Weldmaster, and an additional 10 Foot Solvent
Printer - all located in it's 10,000 square foot printing facility.
Professional services offered by
Moebius include: Design, Photography, Photographic Printing, Solvent Printing, UV
Flatbed Printing, Inkjet Printing, Digital Die-Cutting, Scanning, Tradeshow
Graphics, Vehicle Wraps, Custom P.O.P. and more.
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|JobWire: January 12, 2009|
|Sanuk Footwear, located in Irvine,
Calif., is currently seeking an in-house PR
& Social Marketing Manager with 4+ years
experience who is comfortable in any social space, understands
principles of viral marketing, is familiar with web and PR 2.0, has a
sense of humor and is culturally savvy.|
If you have 5+ years of
graphic design experience and a strong understanding of typography,
illustration, and photography, this is the job for you!
Nixon is looking for a Senior
Graphic Designer to join its team in Encinitas,
Calif. Click here to apply!
Specialized Bicycle Components, in Morgan
Hill, Calif., has an immediate opening for a
of Retail Services & USA Marketing with 4+ years
experience. This position reports to the general manager and will
be responsible for creating and executing a retail services full life cycle
Quiksilver, located in
Huntington Beach, Calif., is
currently seeking a Senior
Internal Auditor with 3+ years experience to
perform testing over key business functions and activities in order to determine
the nature of operations and the adequacy of the system of
Fox is currently in need of a Web
/ Flash Designer with a solid 3+ years experience
in web design, web production, Illustrator, Photoshop and Flash to join its team
in Irvine, Calif.
The Keep A
Breast Foundation is currently looking for a Mac/Web/IT
Intern to provide overall IT support and set up of new programs and
devices at our office in Oceanside,
Giant Bicycles is currently searching
for an experienced Regional
Account Executive for the metro New York City/Long Island
Territory. A 4-year degree (B.A./B.S.) or 2+
years of experience is required. Apply
Attention: Water Park Engineers! You
no longer need to work at Wet N' Wild because American Wave
Machines is looking for you. That's right, bring your
engineering skill and passion for waves right on over to Solana Beach, Calif.,
as their Mechanical
Engineer (Artificial Wave Technology). If you have 1+
years experience in mechanical or civil engineering, preferably related
to water park design and construction, this job's for
Billabong, in Irvine,
Calif., is looking for a Snow
Outerwear Designer to take the reigns on its outerwear
program. If you have 2-5 years experience in outerwear
design, fabric, fit and styling development, and a strong knowledge of garment
construction, fabric technology, materials, and manufacturing, this job's for
Sole Technology, in Lake Forest,
Calif., is currently on the lookout for a Sales
Operations Specialist to help keep its sales department under
control. If you have at least 2+ years of sales operations
experience supporting the needs of both inside and outside Sales Reps,
then apply today!
A Confidential Surf & Lifestyle
Magazine based in the Malibu, Calif.,
area is looking for an Editorial
Assistant. If you have a little experience, a lot of
motivation, and are looking to work for a successful niche magazine in our
editorial department, this is for you!
DC Shoes, in
Vista, Calif., is looking to fill the
following "3" positions:
Operations Coordinator (5 yrs exp) - coordinate and maintain
operational functions necessary to drive sales revenue.
Technician (2+ yrs exp) - build, configure, upgrade, install and
troubleshoot desktop operating system.
Sales Rep - 1-3+ years related experience and/or training, or
equivalent combination of education and
Fuse, in Burlington, Vt.,
is looking to bring on a PR/Communications
Manager with 3-5 years of PR and/or editorial
experience and a sound understanding of media relations, digital and
social media outreach experience, youth culture and action
Matix Clothing, in Torrance,
Calif., is looking for a Girl's
Fit Model with a size 3 bottoms and size small tops. Pay is
$50.00 - $75.00 per hour depending upon experience, so apply
January 8, 2009
PMI, located in
Seattle, Wash., has an immediate opening for a
Communications Content Coordinator with 2+ years
experience who will research and maintain content for sales materials,
brand and sales web sites, marketing collateral, press materials, and
Rome Snowboards, in
Waterbury, Vt., is looking for an Outerwear
Designer / Product Manager for Rome’s Outerwear Line. If you
have a bachelor's degree in apparel design, textiles or apparel merchandising
preferred and 2-5 years experience this is the job for
Rome Snowboards is also looking for an Assistant
Product Manager / Developer with 2+ years
experience to join their in-house product development team in
H2O Audio, located in La
Jolla, Calif., is currently seeking a VP
of Sales & Marketing with 8+ years experience
in action sports or the outdoor industry.
SCOTT USA, a
global leader in the production of goggles, ski’s, snowboards, bicycles, and
winter sports apparel, is opening a new Motosports office in
San Diego, Calif., and needs a full-time
Apparel Designer with 3+ years experience to
join its team.
SCOTT USA is also looking for an
& Protective Gear Developer with 3+ years
experience to join their Motosports office in
San Diego, Calif.
Industries, in San Diego, Calif., is
seeking an experienced Customer
Service Rep (Sales Department) with 2+ years
experience who will take and process incoming phone orders, provide
inside sales support, answer customer questions and perform account maintenance
in a fast-paced, growth-oriented
Quiksilver, in Huntington
Beach, Calif., is looking for an A/R
Chargeback Specialist with 2+ years experience who
will work with the accounts, sales reps, and sales managers to identify and
resolve deductions taken by sales accounts from the payment of
January 7, 2009
is putting an international call out to Footwear
Developers! If you have 4+ years experience,
now is your chance to join the Globe development team at the company's
international headquarters in Melbourne,
Bioworld Merchandising, a
major distributor of licensed apparel and accessories located in
Irving, Texas, is looking for an Art
Director with 4+ years experience to lead a team
of T-shirt designers within their apparel division.
Current, in Vernon, Calif., has an
immediate opening for an Apparel
Product Developer with 2+ years experience who
will focus on the commercialization of product for their Men’s, Boy’s and Kid’s
A Confidential Company is looking to stay
up on the latest trends in viral marketing and is in need of a freelance
Silver Star, in
San Clemente, Calif., is currently seeking an
Designer with 3+ years experience who is
interested in art, music, fashion and the finer things in
Liquid Graphics, a brand incubator and
fast-growing designer and manufacturer of apparel, is currently seeking an
Manager / Customer Service Rep with 3+ years
experience to join their team in Irvine, Calif.
Outback Adventures, in La Jolla,
Calif., is currently seeking a Store
Manager with 3+ years experience to be responsible
for the overall management and operation of their location on campus at
UC San Diego.
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