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Marty Samuels, the former President of Quiksilver Americas, is now the CEO of Hybrid Apparel in Cypress, Calif.
Marty started his new job March 7.
Hybrid Apparel is a privately owned company with a large printables business and is also a licensing company.
Currently it holds the licenses for Levi’s shirts in the U.S. and Reebok Kids apparel.
Hybrid has a wide range of retail customers including Tilly’s, Zumiez’s, Macy’s, Target, Hot Topic and Wal-Mart.
Marty resigned his position with Quiksilver in January 2009 after 12 years with the company.