Industry News 10/2/2012

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Action Sports, Outdoor & Lifestyel Industry News

SURF: ASP Top 17 Surfers Determined for 2013 ASP Women's World Championship Tour

 

MOTO: Bel-Ray Congratulates Thomas Chareyre on his World Championship

 

EVENT: Mike Alessi to Throw Out First Pitch at Dodger Stadium

 

B$Z: Newton Running Signs Three-Year Contract With Ironman Triathlete Rachel Joyce

 

SUPPORT: #StokesMe 2012

 

SUPPORT: Young Adults with Cancer Ride California Waves Thanks to Teva

 

VIDEO: Lost Enterprises Celebrates "25 years of Mayhem"

 

CLIMB: American's 25th Kilimanjaro Summit Breaks Record

 

SURF: The Quiksilver Pro France has started!

 

VIDEO: Special Blend, Forum and Foursquare Have Released A New Teaser for #Forum

 

B$Z: Interbike 2012 Closes With Record Attendance

 

EVENT: SurfAid partners with Sun Diego Boardshops for the Board Art Benefit Auction

 

EVENT: Re-Gallery to Host Sustainable Art Show on October 13

 

SURF: 2012 Quiksilver Pro France Set to Launch ASP WCT European Leg

 

B$Z: ISA Welcomes its 72nd Member Nation, Turkey

 

SKATE: Dew Tour announces athletes for Skate Street

 

WEATHER : Late Fall, Early Winter Temperature Forecast

 

SUPPORT: B4BC Launches Be Healthy. Get Active. Ride! Campaign Featuring Pro Team Riders

 

MOTO: Monster Energy Cup Track Design Finalized

 

TV: Monster Energy Cup Live on SPEED from Las Vegas

 

SNOW: X Games joins TTR World SNB Tour

 

SURF: 44 Years Later, Andy Warhol's Surf Movie Finally Screens

 

B$Z: Skullcandy introduces line of gaming headphones

 

WEB: Holden Announces the Launch of New Website

 

Malakye at Interbike - Recap and Photos!

 

 

Alp-n-Rock in San Marcos, Calif. is proud to announce the addition of Rachael Bower, who was recently hired as a Graphic Artist - congrats!

 

 
 
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The North Face has an immediate opening for a Marketing Coordinator - Canada to as as the online point person to handle day to day needs for thenorthface.com as it relates to ecommerce, seasonal updates, and P2P links in Canada. This position to be based in Ville St. Laurent, Quebec, Canada.

Kadena Sportswear is a premier manufacturer of technical sports apparel based in Oak Creek, Wisc. and is currently looking for a Technical Designer that is responsible, a team player, creative and passionate with a strong industry fashion sense.

Dakine, in Hood River, Ore., is beefing up their Design team!. Check out these "2" NEW open positions:
Women's Product Designer
Men's Lifestyle Packs and Bags Developer

The adidas innovation team (ait) focus their effort on improving the performance of the athlete by exploring the intersection between science, research, design and harnessing futuristic concepts and technologies to create performance harmony. The company, based in Portland, Ore. is looking for a Sr. Mechanical Engineer - innovation team, to engineer market leading concepts, components, products and processes, which improve brand competitiveness through product and technology leadership.

Outdoor Research, a leading outdoor gear company based in Seattle, Wash., is seeking an experienced, hands-on Product Developer to join their Government Apparel Accessories team.

Do you want to work with cool people at a growing company with loads of opportunity? Zumiez is on the hunt for a Marketing Manager will work closely with the Senior Marketing Manager to join their team in Lynnwood, Wash. (Seattle Area).

One Source Apparel specializes in full package, manufacturing of high quality apparel, and has an immediate opening for a Technical Apparel Designer contractor contractor. Candidates are expected to work in the OSA main office in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Triple Eight Distribution is looking for a Sales and Service Coordinator to be responsible for various day-to-day operations of its office in Port Washington, New York (on Long Island). As a growing Action Sports company, there is excellent opportunity for career growth!

Are you a dynamic LEADER who is searching for security and stability? If so, you can look forward to running with the BEST! Road Runner Sports is looking to fill multiple Retail Store Manager positions for locations in Locations in New Jersey, Maryland, and Calif.

Come work with the most innovative cycling brand in the world! Specialized Bikes has an exciting opportunity for a Triathlon Product Marketing Specialist to join the crew in Morgan Hill, Calif. (San Francisco Bay Area).

Easton-Bell Sports, in Scotts Valley, Calif. (Santa Cruz area), is serving up "3" NEW opportunities today. Check 'em out!
Mechanical Engineer - Easton Team Sports
Technical Illustrator
Sr. Mechanical Engineer - Easton Team Sports

Easton-Bell Sports is also seeking a Senior Product Marketing Manager who will work cross-functionally with design, development, planning, brand marketing and sales teams to bring to market product lines that achieve sales, margin, and brand objectives. This position to be based in Van Nuys, Calif.

Giant Bicycles in Newbury Park, Calif. is a company which strives to get people outside having fun on bikes and is swinging their doors wide open for "2" NEW people to join their crew.
Gear Inventory Control Specialist
Gear Product Coordinator

Electric Visual, in San Clemente, Calif., is looking to bring a Director of E-Commerce on board to drive strategy and revenue for websites for Electric.

August Accessories / HEX, a national accessories company that houses several brands, seeks an energetic and organized individual for a Customer Service / Order Processor position to join their team in Oxnard, Calif.

Mad Engine is a full service screen printing company located in Poway, Calif. and is on the lookout for Apparel Project Managers to handle pre-production and order processing.

A Confidential & Young Action Sports Brand based in Orange County, Calif. is looking for a Merchandiser/Product Developer.

Volcom is rolling out the red carpet for a Women's Marketing Director to come on board in Costa Mesa, Calif.

Lifted Research Group (LRG) is looking for a Head of Marketing to to lead a talented and creative group of ambitious individuals, and to develop and execute a unified strategy that encompasses the entire LRG brand. This position to be based in Irvine, Calif.

Billabong Retail is currently seeking an Associate Buyer with passion, experience and talent to impact the junior's product assortment. This position to be based in Irvine, Calif.

GMPC is a business to business wholesale manufacturer and distributor of organic cotton apparel and accessories. The company, based in Petaluma, Calif. has an immediate opening for a Development and Production Guru with experience in consumer product, apparel, and accessory manufacturing preferable.

GMPC also has an opening for an Accessory Designer / Merchandiser to be based in either Santa Monica or Petaluma, Calif.

Vans, the leading action sports lifestyle company for the youth market based in Cypress, Calif., is seeking an E-Commerce Marketing Coordinator.

The Movember Foundation - who, through the power of the moustache, have created a global movement that is changing the face of men's health - is currently seeking a Partnership Manager to develop, implement and manage a portfolio of income generating and partnership activities at their Venice, Calif. offices.

Newclue is an active lifestyle website that sells branded lifestyle products from City of Industry, Calif. and is on the hunt for an experienced and motivated In House Sales Rep with a strong account base and industry knowledge.

INTERNSHIP:
Fox, in Irvine, Calif., is looking for a Marketing Intern. Interns at Fox actively learn through real-world marketing projects based around our real-time business needs. Internships are offered for one 12-week period.

October 1, 2012

Surf Camp Inc., located in the beautiful coastal city of Wilmington, NC, is seeking a driven growth-oriented professional with a strong entrepreneurial mind-set who has desire to grow the company's industry-leader position through innovation, improved efficiencies, and strong leadership to join the team as Director of Operations.

REI - Recreational Equipment Inc. located in Kent, Wash. (Seattle Area) is looking for "2" candidates for the newly created position of Lead Product Developer for the company's apparel division.

Rip Curl, in Costa Mesa, Calif., is seeking a full-time Retail Planner to join the Retail Management Team. If you love surf, combining fun with high performance, and enjoy the challenge of a fast paced environment, then this is the role for you!

Tilly's has an amazing opportunity for a Technical Designer to join their crew in Irvine, Calif.

EVS Sports, the Original Protective Gear Company based in Rancho Dominguez, Calif., is seeking out qualified candidates for a Marketing and PR Coordinator position.

Vans, the leading action sports lifestyle company for the youth market based in Cypress, Calif., is seeking a Buyer with 3 years of prior experience in chain-store buying.

A Confidential Company located in the City of Industry, Calif. is on the hunt for an experienced and motivated In House Sales Rep with a strong account base and industry knowledge.

Margaritaville Apparel, located in Los Angeles, Calif. is looking for a creative Apparel Designer for our Men's casual sportswear line.

September 28, 2012

Viva la France! Electric Visual has an open position for an experienced and bilingual Managing Director for Electric Europe. This position to be based in Hossegor, France.

ESPN, located in Bristol, Conn., has an immediate opening for a Producer for video, Action Sports and X Games. Candidates must be an experienced new media producer who works with other editors, writers, photographers, filmers and videographers in developing and maintaining the creation of original content across all platforms linear and digital.

ESPN, in Bristol, Conn., is also seeking an X-Games Senior Designer for Digital Media responsible for deliver exceptionally high quality design solutions in support of xgames.com under tight deadlines.

Cycling Sports Group in Bethel, Conn. seeks a Global Marketing Manager to develop and implement innovative Marketing strategy for the Cannondale segment.

Zozi, based in San Francisco, Calif. is rapidly expanding as the trusted brand for adventure and are in need a rockstar of a Marketing Coordinator to join the team.

Ariat International, a worldwide leader in high performance footwear and apparel for equestrian enthusiasts based in Union City, Calif. (San Francisco Bay area), is in need of a Demand Planner to support the Senior Director of Supply Chain Planning in forecasting, analysis, purchasing, and inventory management activities.

A Confidential San Francisco Bay Area, Calif. based Company is on a mission for a Denim Product Developer to be responsible for the on-time development of Men's and Women's denim, ensuring products meet company standards for aesthetic, fit, cost, and quality.

Lucky 13, a 21 year old brand built on rock-n-roll rebel lifestyle based in Santa Ana, Calif., is seeking an In House Sales Representative for the International Territory.

Travis Mathew Apparel, a lifestyle-driven golf apparel and footwear brand in Seal Beach, Calif., is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Quality Control Supervisor with a strong attention to detail that can manage this apparel companies Quality Control process.

Electric Visual, in San Clemente, Calif., is looking for a Jr. Designer to report directly to the Creative Director on an array of design projects across all media.

One Distribution, a leading skate-inspired apparel and footwear manufacturer and home of KR3W and Supra, is currently seeking a Footwear Production Assistant to join them immediately at their in Fountain Valley, Calif. headquarters.

Vans, the leading action sports lifestyle company for the youth market, is swinging their doors wide open for "2" NEW people to join their crew in Cypress, Calif.!
Vans Footwear Category Manager - Surf
Vans Business Intelligence Analyst - Ecomm

Fox Head Inc. in Irvine, Calif. is looking for one good person to come join the team as an Accessories Designer for the Men's Department and work with the world's best athletes and their clothing production.

OluKai, maker of premium footwear for the ocean lifestyle, is seeking a Distribution Center Logistics Coordinator to be a part of a great team of people in Irvine, Calif.

OluKai is also looking to fill an open position for a dynamic Marketing Manager to be a part of a great team of people in Irvine, Calif.

TARSAN Stand-Up Paddle Boarding is proud to be the South Bay's first shop to specialize exclusively in the hottest new sport of SUP and is looking for energetic, motivated, OCEAN-MINDED (surf and/or paddle experience) Retail Associates to work in the SUP shop in Hermosa Beach, Calif.

Beniko Inc., home of Distortion clothing brand - a southern California lifestyle-focused brand rooted in the surf, skate, snow and music cultures - is looking for a Marketing / PR Executive to drive branding process, web presence, e-commerce and oversee all social media initiatives. This position to be based in Los Angeles, Calif.

A Confidential Action Sports Production Company based in Los Angeles, Calif. is seeking an Action Sports Editor proficient in Final Cut Pro and other relevant media applications.

INTERNSHIP:
Vans, the leading action sports lifestyle company for the youth market based in Cypress, Calif., has an amazing opportunity for a Social Media Intern to assist with growing Vans Online Communities in the identification of Vans' fans within designated social networks and inviting them to be a part of our communities.

September 27, 2012

ENVE Composites, a manufacturer of handmade carbon fiber bicycle rims and components in Ogden, Utah, is seeking a seasoned Global Marketing/Brand Manager.

Teton Gravity Research in Teton Village, Wyoming, has an open position for a Director of Finance to be responsible for all company financial information and day-to-day activity as well as managing and improving internal organizational processes to facilitate growth and the achievement of the company's strategic goals.

Robson Forensic, Inc. a forensic engineering firm based in Lancaster, Penn., seeks experienced Skateboarders for assignments investigating how specific skateboard "accidents" occurred and determining underlying causes.

Robson Forensic, Inc. in Lancaster, Penn. also seeks experienced Bicyclists for assignments investigating how specific bicycle "accidents" occurred and determining underlying causes.

Looking for an adventure, not a job? Icebreaker, one of the most innovative and dynamic names in the apparel industry, is seeking an experienced Retail Store Manager to open and lead their retail location in Seattle, Wash.

Pacific Sunwear is on the hunt for experienced District Managers in "3" seperate regions to cultivate and lead a group of customer focused, top-line sales driven, profitable and productive retail locations across an assigned territory. Regions available are as follows:
Houston, Tex.
New York, NY
San Diego, Calif.

Come work with the most innovative cycling brand in the world! Specialized Bikes in Morgan Hill, Calif. (San Francisco Bay Area) has "2" NEW positions for you today. Check 'em out!
.Net / SharePoint Developer
Saddle Developer

Easton-Bell Sports is in need of a Senior Developer to be responsible for development of world-class concepts for product or product manufacturing from ideation through prototyping, initial development and final development. This position to be based in Scotts Valley, Calif. (Santa Cruz area).

Ocean Current has an immediate opening for an Apparel Product Developer thru Pre-Production to come on board in Vernon, Calif. This position will focus on the commercialization of product for our Men's, Boy's and Kid's apparel lines.

Rip Curl, in Costa Mesa, Calif., is seeking an Associate Retail Planner to join the Retail Management Team. If you love surf, combining fun with high performance, and enjoy the challenge of a fast paced environment, then this is the role for you!

Affliction Clothing is looking for a self motivated, detail oriented, and organized Assistant Product Developer to join the Product Development team in Seal Beach, Calif. This opening is for an assistant who can partner with Sourcing, Tech Design, Design, and many aspects of the business.

Vans, the leading action sports lifestyle company for the youth market based in Cypress, Calif., is seeking a Retail Allocator to responsible for allocation of merchandise to the retail stores.

Flexfit, a leading headwear manufacturer with a 30 year history, is looking for a motivated and organized individual to join them as Production / Sales Coordinator in Fullerton, Calif.

DVS Shoe Company, a footwear brand that markets its product to top athletes and enthusiasts alike across core sports including skate, moto, surf and snow, is looking for a Footwear Design Director to work from their Westminster, Calif. headquarters.

September 26, 2012

Trespass is internationally recognised as one of the world's leading brands of performance outdoor clothing and accessories and is looking for a dynamic, highly motivated, and experienced Key Account Sales Manager to target and manage key account business. This is a unique opportunity to represent a well-established worldwide brand and candidates are expected to work from a Remote / Virtual Location.

Birki's, the young brand with sandals, clogs and shoes for the whole family, has an open position for a Territory Manager for the Midwest to represent Birki's, Alpro, and Papillio. Candidates for this position are expected to work from a Remote Location.

Jager Di Paola Kemp Design in Burlington, Vermont has an immediate opening for a Graphic Designer with strong illustration skills and skate or snowboard trend and culture knowledge desired.

Moosejaw, headquartered in Madison Heights, Mich., is the most fun outdoor retailer ever and is currently seeking a Marketing Analytics Specialist to add to the team.

Smartwool, a subsidiary of Timberland Company, offers premium socks, apparel, and accessories and is on a mission for a Development Director for Apparel & Accessories. This position to be based in Boulder, Colo.

Westone Laboratories in Colorado Springs, Colo., a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of custom products "for the ear" is seeking a Creative Services Marketing Manager to be responsible for managing and providing art direction within our global marketing department.

Free Country, a leading active lifestyle brand is seeking a highly experienced Sales Manager for their Children's Outerwear Division (Boys and Girls). This position to be based in New York, NY.

Cascade Designs began over 35 years ago with the simple idea of providing a more comfortable night outdoors and are currently looking for a Seasonal Graphic Designer to join the team in Seattle, Wash.

Athleta, designing the ultimate performance apparel for women athletes in Petaluma, Calif. (San Francisco Bay Area), is looking to add "3" NEW members to their company roster:
Senior Manager Fabric R&D
Merchandiser, Retail Channel
Production Manager

Oakley, located in Foothill Ranch, Calif., is in need of an Apparel Developer to ensure the successful execution of Oakley apparel product.

Vix Swimwear, is a collection of swimwear, dresses and accessories for women with Brazilian roots based in San Diego, Calif. Vix is currently seeking a full-time Operations Supervisor for warehouse management and sales & account support.

Sun Diego is a 30 year retailer of Surf /Skate/Southern California lifestyle specialty apparel, accessories and hard-goods company and is located in Carlsbad, Calif. Sun Diego is currently seeking an Executive Assistant to support and assist its top, senior-level executive with various day to day tasks and activities.

prAna, committed to growing and resonating with like-minded people: climbers, surfers, athletes of all flavors, yogis, artists and free spirited folks around the world, is seeking a Circulation Manager / Direct Sales Analyst to join them in Carlsbad, Calif.

Fox in Irvine, Calif. is looking for one good person to come join the team as an Accessories Designer for the Men's Department.

The hiring continues at 5.11 Tactical in Irvine, Calif.! Here are "2" brand-spankin'-new ones for ya:
Senior Designer - Outerwear
Senior Designer - Hardlines

The Dumbell Man Fitness Equipment is seeking an innovative Marketing Manager to create, execute, and manage a full complement of print and digital marketing and advertising campaigns from their Torrance, Calif. location.

Jet Pilot, an aggressive action sports company specializing in core products (wetsuits & vests) and apparel for the Wake, Surf, FMX & Watercraft industries, has an opening at their Carson, Calif. office for a Brand Manager to manage accounts within the categories of Wake, Surf, and Personal Water Craft.

A Technical Designing Company in Los Angeles, Calif. is in search of a Hunting Apparel Technical Designer. The designer must have working knowledge of men's wear to create garment design concepts.

Stone Brewing Company is opening a new Company Store location in Pasadena, Calif. The company is seeking a Store Supervisor who will be responsible for day-to-day supervision, presentation, operation and upkeep.

INTERNSHIP:
Fox, in Irvine, Calif., is looking for a Social Media and Video Intern. Interns at Fox actively learn through real-world marketing projects based around our real-time business needs. Internships are offered for one 12-week period.

 

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