Sales & marketing leader with demonstrated effectiveness in sales, sales management, marketing, licensing, and retail. Blend of strategic, creative & entrepreneurial skillset and approach, with proven success in start-up as well as Fortune 500 environments. Created action sports character; established national & specialty distribution model - property was acquired by leading production studio for commercial development. Excellent knowledge of athletic, outdoor, lifestyle, action, winter sports & casual categories, as well as all specialty, department store, and key account channels. Strategic thinker, who thrives on the challenge of creating and executing, while delivering profitable growth for all stakeholders.