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Malakye Weekly: April 20, 2009

April 20, 2009

Robbie French, founder of Perfect Day Surf Camp, has an interesting take on the tale of how she arrived at her current home in the industry.  What started as a career in modeling and acting after college, led Robbie to managing popular clubs across the nation, and later to starting her own fashion accessory business, Robbie French Designs.  Little did she know, the knowledge gained through her prior experience in business management would present her with an amazing opportunity to get back in touch with her roots – surfing.  MORE >>

If your footwear company is lookin' to go green, In California Inc. is the answer!  In California Inc. specializes in sourcing and development, and is out and about in the world continuing its pursuit of eco-friendly footwear manufacturing.

Since 2006, the company has been proactive in reducing its ecological footprint.  In California’s efforts to support progressive development of a sustainable future include integrating recyclable post consumer/industrial materials into footwear production and boxes, eliminating the use of PVC, decreasing packaging sizes, and transferring factory machinery to use water based adhesives.

Click here to learn more about In California Inc.

A.S.I. Pink Slip Party at Newport Sharkeez Thursday April 23rd

This Week on FUEL TV's The Daily Habit
Laid Off Quarterly - Unofficial Voice of a Nation Laidoff
Board Retailers Association Prepares to Host Annual Retail Summit
Action Sports Film Seriers at NBFF Tickets On Sale Now
Lifetime Clothing Re-Organizes US Sales Team
Corporate Brand Manager Pushes Life and Brand to Extremes
Industry Veteran Jim Shubin on Board to Boost CLASS @ ASR’s Debut
Tilly's Reaches Its 100th Store Milestone
Forum Snowboards & Cobra Dogs Partner Up for 2009/10
Billabong's Out of the Pond Wake Film Debuts at Newport Beach Film Festival Tuesday, April 28th
Women In Action Sports Event - April 22, 2009
IPATH Celebrates Earth Day With Turf & Surf Event
Rock to Raise Awareness of Coastal Water Quality
April 20, 2009

Bioworld Merchandising | Irving, Texas | T-shirt Separator

Skullcandy | Park City, Utah | Retail & Visual Merchandising Manager

Zumiez | Everett, Wash. | Marketing Coordinator

K2 Sports | Seattle, Wash. | Strategic Accounts Coordinator

Oakley | Foothill Ranch, Calif. | R&D Engineer

Affliction/Sinful Clothing | Seal Beach, Calif. | Sales Representatives (Majors & Core Retailers)

Quiksilver | Huntington Beach, Calif. | Mailroom Clerk

Sole Tech | Lake Forest, Calif. | Marketing Department Internship

April 17, 2009

Kombi Sports | Montreal, Canada | Senior Designer / Merchandiser

Fifth Sun | Chico, Calif. | National Sales Director

Fifth Sun | Chico, Calif. | Director of Production Development & Planning

Confidential Company | Orange County, Calif. | Senior Accountant

Windham Mountain | Windham, N.Y. | Group Sales Manager

K2 Sports | Seattle, Wash. | Product Planner

Fox | Irvine, Calif. | Online Merchandiser

Quiksilver | Huntington Beach, Calif. | A/R File Clerk

Purevideo Networks | Aliso Viejo, Calif. | Sales Account Executive

Confidential Clothing Company | Orange County, Calif. | "3" positions:
Sourcing & Production Manager - 5+ yrs exp
Accounts Payable Specialist - 4+ yrs exp
Credit Manager - 2+ yrs exp

Future Fins | Huntington Beach, Calif. | Customer Service/Sales & Shipping Support.

April 16, 2009

Monster Energy | Corona, Calif. | Licensing Manager

HJB Management | Beverly Hills, Calif. | Accountant

Creative Recreation | West Hollywood, Calif. | Sales Representatives

Creative Recreation | West Hollywood, Calif. | Graphic Design Assistant

SnL Communications | Los Angeles, Calif. | Part-time Junior Account Executive

New Era | Irvine, Calif. | Design Intern

April 15, 2009

Sole Tech | Lake Forest, Calif. | Application Architect

Dakine | Hood River, Ore. | Product Line Manager (Guys Packs / Bags)

Girl Skateboard Company | Torrance, Calif. | National Sales Manager

Ultimate Accessory Group | Los Angeles, Calif. | Sales Director

Confidential Company | Irvine, Calif. | Junior Product Development Engineer

Sunbelt USA | La Verne, Calif. | Web Design Intern

Quiksilver Retail | Laughlin, Nev. | Store Manager

For all the latest jobs, visit
If you 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: [email protected]!   Don't forget to include your name, e-mail and territory!

Every position listed below is COMMISSION ONLY.

Elm Company
Outside Snow Sales Reps - Pacific Northwest, Mid Atlantic, New England

Ninthward Skis USA
Independent Sales Reps - CA, P. NW, Mid W, NE, Mid A

Confidential Footwear Company
Sales Representatives (Majors/Minors) - Multiple Territories throughout the USA

Pleasure Ground Eyewear

Independent Sales Reps - N. CA, P. NW, Mid A, NE

Lolë - exclusive (not independent)
Outside Sales Reps - Northwest, Mid Atlantic, Southeast
ISIS Apparel & Outerwear
Independent Sales Representative - Rocky Mountains

Sunsets, Inc.
Outside Sales Reps - Multiple Territories

Renegade Apparel
Outside Sales Reps - Multiple Territories
Tribal Streetwear Inc.
Outside Sales Reps - Multiple Territories
Tribal Streetwear now has sales rep Eric Jaksch on the road covering Southern California and Arizona. Honk if you see him!

COMPLETE Skate, a nonprofit youth development program dedicated to building youth resiliency through individualized school counseling, tutoring & skateboarding, hired Nino Camilo as their new part-time Program Coordinator.

 Who got hired? Let us know!
Organic cotton clothing-Need some feedback: What's the latest news on organic clothing?  Jump in and let 'em know.

Software: What's the best software for start-up businesses?  The masses are curious.

The Showcase Thread: Post and comment on designs and artwork here.

Sales Rep: Breaking into Action Sports: How do non-action sports sales reps establish an "action sports" line?  Join in and give some advice.

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