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Body Glove’s Wetsuit Licensee Sport Dimension Welcomes Mike Vavak
Redondo Beach, CA (November 22, 2011) – Body Glove welcomes to the wetsuit family a new team member, Mike Vavak.
Mike Vavak takes over as Sales Manager for the Surf, Wake, and Dive categories. Mike is a seasoned veteran in the action sports world.
While at Ocean and Earth he rebuilt and restructured both national and international sales teams. Mike brings a new level of management and focus to our team with his knowledge and experience in managing and motivating sales reps.
“Mike’s primary responsibilities will be growing our Body Glove brand business through new and existing accounts as well as restructuring our specialty sales force,” said Todd Richards, Vice President of Sales, “I am very excited to have Mike joining us and the added push he will provide to our Sales Team."
Founded in 1953, Body Glove is a leading, worldwide water sports brand specializing in wetsuits, swimwear, clothing, footwear, accessories, and technology accessories. The company sponsors one of the most respected surf and wakeboard teams in the industry with such powerhouse names as pro surfers Jamie O’Brien, Gabe Kling, Mike Losness, Alex Gray and Holly Beck and wake boarders Bob Soven, Rusty Malinoski, Harley Clifford, Shelby Kantar and Jeff McKee.
Through Reef Check, SIMA’s environmental fund, and the Surfrider Foundation, Body Glove works to preserve the purity of the waters it loves. Body Glove products are sold in the U.S. by a network of independent retailers. Body Glove is also sold in approximately 50 countries internationally.
Sport Dimension, headquartered in Carson, CA, is the official North American licensee of Body Glove wetsuits and a worldwide leader of water sports products. Sport Dimension’s Body Glove license consist of wetsuits for surfing, diving and general water sports, personal floatation devices (PFD) both Coast Guard approved and competition, rashguards, bodyboards, skimboards, surfboards and other water sports accessories. Body Glove wetsuit technology and designs enables end users to maximize their overall enjoyment of activities in and around the water.