Rumpl Hires Kris Fry to Lead Creative
The news of Fry’s hiring as creative director also came with other executive promotions at the outdoor blanket company.
Altra Running Taps Joe Toth to Lead Sales in North America
Toth joins Altra after 10 years of senior sales experience at Saucony. The company also named Michael Dobbs Eastern U.S. sales manager.
Academy Sports and Outdoors Announces Leadership Succession
Ken Hicks, chairman, president and chief executive officer, will become executive chairman of the board of directors. Steve Lawrence, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, will become CEO and a member of the board of directors.
Helen of Troy CEO Julien Mininberg to Retire, Successor Named
The parent company of Hydro Flask and Osprey announced Mininberg intends to retire next February.
Black Diamond Taps Heath Christensen As VP of North American Sales
Christensen comes to the role from Cotopaxi, where he formed the company's first wholesale team. Prior to that he was Black Diamond's director of sales for North America from 2015 to 2017.
Mammut North America Beefs Up Executive Team
The mountain safety brand, founded in Switzerland, has doubled its business year over year and is aiming to increase growth by 100% over the next three years.
Luis Benitez Exits VF Corp to Push For Federal Outdoor Recreation Office
Benitez leaves VF Corp. after four years as vice president of global impact and government affairs to attempt to unite 22 state outdoor recreation offices under one federal umbrella.