Industry News 1/4/2016

EVENT: ExOfficio Hosts Travel Happy Hour Event at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market

ExOfficio®, the leading brand of travel apparel designed to provide comfortable performance solutions for travelers, is pleased to host a travel-themed happy hour with accomplished storyteller, explorer and television host Andrew Evans on the first day of Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2016.

National Geographic’s original Digital Nomad and host of the channel’s “World’s Smart Cities” television show, Andrew Evans is an accomplished storyteller, explorer, and television host who shares his stories from around the world across all media. He has visited over 100 countries and reported live from all seven continents, authored “100 Great Cities of the World” and three other books, and contributed to a dozen more. He gained a worldwide following when he made an epic overland journey from Washington, D.C. all the way to Antarctica, using public transportation. His TEDTalk about the journey, “Traveling with Uncertainty” has been called one of the most inspiring TED talks on travel.

Retail buyers and travel industry representatives are invited for networking, drinks, light snacks, and a presentation by Evans, who will share travel inspiration and insights on the growing business of urban travel.

Guests will also have the opportunity to browse the new ExOfficio urban travel collection for fall 2016, offering the perfect balance of stylish versatility and high performance features for urban travel exploration. Clean silhouettes offer sophisticated and versatile options that keep comfort, performance, protection, and technology at the forefront.

ExOfficio’s Travel Happy Hour is from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 7, 2016 in the ExOfficio booth #12027 in the Salt Palace Convention Center.

RSVPs and details about the event are available at In partnership with the Adventure Travel Trade Association, the event is open to adventure travel representatives as an AdventureConnect gathering.