CFA, WELLS FARGO: Invitation to next "Crystal Ball" breakfast session, "Private Label vs Branded Manufacturing."
STOKES ME: SIMA Humanitarian Fund campaign kicks off this week with "Add-A-Buck" promotions in 76 core-store doors.
Details on Industry Insight.
The party raised $250,000 for 13 surf-related social and humanitarian non-profit organizations. Company executives, surf stars and other industry folks attended the fourth annual fundraiser.
I saw Una's husband, Dick, at ASR. He's formed a capital group and is on the hunt for new brands. Dick is the president of the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association and the former president of Ocean Pacific. Here's a link to a story I wrote in the Orange County Register about the Baker house. Una, a surfer and gourmet cook, designed the interior herself.