Industry News 4/5/2012

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Action Sports, Outdoor & Lifestyel Industry News
EMP: Spyder Promotes Ellen Welley to VP of Sales for North America

B$Z: Newton Running Donates 350 Shoes To EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women

B$Z: Skullcandy Partnership With The Berrics

B$Z: Aquired By Leftlane Sports

EMP: No Limits Welcomes Marc Morisset As VP of Sales and Marketing

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Revolution Cycles,
a young, growing group of bicycle retail stores in the DC area, is looking to add a Service Manager to the roster at their Rockville, Maryland location.

Boa Technology, in Denver, Colorado, is seeking a Regional Sales Manager to manage sales, service, and communication needs for the company's brand partner accounts.

PowerBar, a leader in the sports nutrition category, is looking for a brilliant person to join the team as Senior Brand Manager, Innovation at the company's headquarters in Florham Park, New Jersey.

TaylorMade Golf Company, located in Carlsbad, Calif., is in need of a 3D Design Producer to coordinate the planning, design, production, and execution of the company's 3D projects.

Monster Energy, leading marketer and distributor of energy drinks and alternative beverages, is searching for an Associate Brand Manager to join their team in Corona, Calif.

NuORDER, a revolutionary online wholesale solution working with premium brands, is looking to add a Sales/Account Executive to their Los Angeles, Calif. based team.

Thor MX, an industry leader in motocross performance apparel, is seeking an experienced Product Developer (Racewear) to join their in-house development team in El Cajon, Calif.

Ariat, located in Union City, Calif. (San Francisco Bay Area) is looking to bring on an Online Account Representative. This newly created position will be responsible for growing the internet sales business working with Ariat sales reps and the account's contacts to service and grow their existing online presence.

Ariat is also on the hunt for an Apparel Sales Rep to cultivate and manage sales and retailer relationships in the Tennessee / Kentucky region.

Black Diamond Equipment, makers of world class climbing and skiing gear, has 2 "NEW" openings at their headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah:
Brand Sales Operations Manager
Logistics Analyst

Revolution Cycles, one of the premiere bicycle retailers in the country, has Full Time and Part Time Sales Positions open at their Arlington, Virginia location.

Want to join the familia?! Chrome, makers of some of the best messenger bags around with roots in the urban cycling scene, is looking to add a Shop Familia Member to their Chicago, Illinois retail store.

SmartWool, located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, is looking for a Sales Manager (Specialty) to support all aspects of the brand within the premium specialty channel of distribution.

SmartWool is also in need of an Apparel and Accessories Designer with 3+ years of experience to come on board in Boulder, Colorado.

Outdoor Research, located in Seattle, Washington, consistently introduces new and exciting products to the world. They are currently looking for a Front-End Web Developer to execute all aspects of the company's websites and related digital projects.

Factory Effex, in Valencia, Calif., is seeking a Sport Bike Sales Specialist to be responsible for all global aspects of Sport Bike sales within the company.

Quiksilver is searching for a Supply Planner to join their team in Huntington Beach, Calif. This position will be responsible for determining the appropriate factory base for the business, sourcing new factories, reducing lead times, and finding ways to increase cost savings.

Mike's Bikes, located in San Rafael, CA (San Francisco Bay Area)
is a growing family of NINE local bike shops in the Bay Area. Mike's is looking for an experienced Soft Goods Buyer to join its buying group.

Intense Cycles, in Temecula, Calif., is looking for an energetic, knowledgeable Director of Sales to lead its Mountain Bike sales team in worldwide distribution.

The Dumbell Man Fitness Equipment, located in Torrance, Calif., is looking for a Sales Administrator to start right away!

Cycles Lambert, leading Canadian distributor of internationally renowned products for the bike and running markets, is looking for passionate cyclists to join their team as Customer Service Representatives. Positions are based in the company's home office in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Gore, best known as the manufacturer of GORE-TEX fabrics for garments and footwear, is seeking a Product Line Development Associate to join their Sitka Gear team in Bozeman, Montana. Sitka, a subsidiary of Gore, designs and manufactures performance hunting and archery gear.

OBEY Clothing, located in Irvine, Calif., has an opening for an International Customer Service and Account Manager to join the crew. Working knowledge of the Full Circle apparel operating system is a must for this one!

Ambry Genetics, a leading provider of genetic services based in Aliso Viejo, Calif., is on the hunt for a Web Designer to be responsible for the design development and coding of their cutting edge designs.

Specialized Bikes, in Morgan Hill, Calif. (San Francisco Bay Area), is in need of a Senior Bike Buyer to be a key part of their purchasing team. This position will primarily be responsible for supporting the on time delivery of bicycles.

Ironclad Performance Wear, maker of technical task-specific work gloves, is looking for a Quality Control Manager with 7+ years of experience to join the team at their El Segundo, Calif. headquarters.

Aqua Lung, maker of SCUBA diving equipment, is searching high and low for an Inside Sales Coordinator to provide support to their sales team in Vista, Calif.

180s, makers of innovative performance gear including ear warmers, gloves, accessories, and apparel, has "2" NEW openings at their Baltimore, Maryland headquarters:
Marketing Specialist
Sourcing Coordinator

Cycling Sports Group, located in Bethel, Connecticut, is looking for a Graphic Designer to be responsible for the production of product decal and print direct marketing pieces.

Descente, located in Layton, Utah (Salt Lake City Area), is looking for a Marketing and PR Manager to create marketing plans that are in line with the company's sales channels and goals.

Ezekiel is seeking a Graphic Designer to be part of a small team of creative, detail-oriented and highly motivated designers in Irvine, Calif.

Dye Precision, in San Diego, Calif., is in need of a Graphic Designer with excellent design abilities and well-rounded web development skills.

Shimano, an industry leader in the fishing, bike, and rowing categories, is looking to add "2" NEW people to their Irvine, Calif. based team:
Sales Manager (Fishing Division)
OEM Sales (Bicycle Division)

Shimano is also in search of a Business Development Manager to grow the market for their Rowing category in North America. The location for this role is to be determined, and will be largely based on finding the right candidate.

A Confidential clothing manufacturer based in Irvine, Calif. is seeking a Production Manager with 8-10 years of experience in overseas sourcing.

Billabong has an immediate opening for a Production Assistant to join the crew in Irvine, Calif. Check it out and see if it might be right for you!

A Confidential Company in Costa Mesa, Calif. has an exciting opportunity for an Account Sales Representative to come on board. Skateboarding experience and product knowledge is a big plus!

Jenson USA, leading online and brick/mortar cycling retailer, is looking for Customer Support (Bicycle Experts) at their Riverside and Corona, Calif. locations. The ability to speak a second language, such as Spanish or Portugese, is a huge plus for this one!

Huntington Surf & Sport, located in Huntington Beach, Calif., is looking for an Assistant Store Manager with 3+ years of experience.

Trek Bikes, located in Waterloo, Wisconsin (Madison Area) needs an Interaction Designer to be a key member of their in-house creative group.

Orage Ski, with headquarters in Quebec, is in need of a Sales Representative to manage, sell to, and service accounts in British Columbia, Canada.

Freeride apparel company, Sombrio, is looking for a VP of Sales with 3+ years of experience to join their team in North Vancouver, Canada.

Black Diamond Equipment, leading maker of climbing and skiing gear, is looking for a Systems Analyst with 4+ years of experience to be based in their Salt Lake City, Utah headquarters. is looking for a Visual Web Designer (Jewelry & Watches) with a background in retail websites to join their Seattle, Wash. based team.

Tilly's is growing! The company is looking to bring on District Managers in the following cities: Chicago, IL, Orlando, FL, San Jose, CA, and Orange County, CA.

Arbor, located in Venice, Calif., is in need of an energetic Senior Graphic Designer to create unique, brand specific designs for their snow, skate, and apparel categories.

New Era Cap is seeking a Consumer Marketing Coordinator to assist in the planning and execution of business unit marketing strategies and solutions. This position is located in Irvine, Calif.

Volcom, in Costa Mesa, Calif., is searching for an E-Commerce Interactive Marketer to provide strategic and tactical direction on e-commerce marketing initiatives.

Baker Boys Distribution, a fast-growing skateboard distribution company, is looking for a Graphic Designer / Layout Artist to join their team in North Hollywood, Calif.

Omit Apparel, located in Irvine, Calif., is looking for a Temporary Product Developer to join their team for a 3 month assignment.

The La Jolla Group is in need of a Public Relations Manager to play a key role within their marketing and communications division. This newly created position is located at their Irvine, Calif. headquarters.

Famous Stars and Straps, located in Ontario, Calif., is seeking a Graphic Designer to work with the in-house creative team and marketing department.

Girl Skateboard Company is looking for the right person to join them as a Domestic In-House Sales Rep. The position is located in Torrance, Calif.

Easton Bell, located in Van Nuys, Calif., is seeking a Research and Development Engineer to develop and commercialize world class bats.

Fox, in Irvine, Calif., is looking for a Footwear Sales Coordinator to provide daily administrative support to their Global Footwear Sales team.

Paintball industry leader, Dye Precision, is searching for a Web Developer with excellent technical abilities to come on board in San Diego, Calif.

Feast your eyes on these "2" NEW openings at Alpinestars in Torrance, CA!
Dealer Developer (Motorcycle Accounts)
Data Entry / Sales Support

A Confidential Company, located in City of Commerce, Calif., is looking for a Credit Specialist with 3+ years of experience.

Aqua Lung America, located in Vista, Calif., is looking for a Project Engineer/Designer with 5+ years of experience.

Specialized Bikes, located in Morgan Hill, Calif. (San Francisco Bay Area), is seeking a Demand Planning Analyst to gather, analyze, and prepare reports, as well as make recommendations for improvements.

Stone Brewing Co, located in San Diego, Calif., is looking for a Store Supervisor with 5+ years of experience to be responsible for day-to-day supervision, presentation, operation and upkeep of their South Park store location.

Almond Footwear, a BMX footwear company based in Germany is looking for a Freelance Footwear Designer to be responsible for the design, creation and development of the company's upcoming footwear range. This position is virtual and person can be based anywhere.

SmartWool, located in beautiful Steamboat Springs, Colo. has a great opportunity for a Director of Marketing, North America to join the team.

SmartWool is also ready to add a new person to its team out in the field with this Field Service Representative position to be based in Chicago, Il. and service the Mid West region.

A Confidential Company, located in Los Angeles, Calif. which specializes in accessory sourcing is looking for a Product Development Assistant.

Sullen Clothing
, based in Los Alamitos, Calif. is looking for a full-time Graphic Artist/Illustrator with experience in the tattoo and / or action sports lifestyle to help propel the art of this tattoo art driven brand.

Innovative Systems, a leader in apparel industry software located in Laguna Hills, Calif. is looking for an Entry-Level Receptionist.

Easton Bell, located in amazing Scotts Valley, Calif. (Santa Cruz Area) is ready to swing open the door for two people with two great new opportunities:
E-commerce Marketing Manager
Category Planner - GIRO

Pinnacle Brand Group, an entrepreneurial company founded in 1998 and located just a couple miles from the ocean in San Diego, Calif. is looking to add two people to the company roster:
Account Manager
Operations Specialist

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