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Quiksilver makes major marketing changes

Quiksilver makes major marketing changes

September 12, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Quiksilver announced internally that a high level marketing executive is departing as well as other marketing changes as the company looks to reemphasize its connection to the core.
Quiksilver hires veteran Florida sales rep Zappone

Quiksilver hires veteran Florida sales rep Zappone

September 02, 2014 Shelby Stanger
Before a brief stop recently at Olukai, Rick spent 28 years with Reef and is highly regarded by Florida retailers. Quiksilver's Taylor Whisenand explains the move.
Steve Murray named CEO of Dr. Martens

Steve Murray named CEO of Dr. Martens

August 19, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Footwear company Dr. Martens has named former Vans President and VF Action Sports executive Steve Murray CEO, starting in October.
Brian Bowen exits Hurley

Brian Bowen exits Hurley

August 18, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
The former Quiksilver executive comments on his departure from Hurley, where he worked for a year.
New brand COVA launched by Quiksilver Waterman veterans

New brand COVA launched by Quiksilver Waterman veterans

August 04, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
The former leaders of Quiksilver’s Waterman Collection are launching a new brand at Outdoor Retailer and have assembled an experienced team of veteran sales reps and investors.
Enich Harris exits Fox

Enich Harris exits Fox

August 04, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Fox Global VP of Marketing Enich Harris, a key hire at Fox during Pete Fox’s reign as CEO, departed the company last week, SES has confirmed.
Reef hires new VP of Sales as brand embarks on segmentation strategy

Reef hires new VP of Sales as brand embarks on segmentation strategy

August 04, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Reef has hired a new sales leader with a wide range of experience in the outdoor industry.
Board Retailers Association names new Chairman

Board Retailers Association names new Chairman

August 01, 2014 PRESS RELEASE
Todd Canipe of Vertical Urge will replace Bruce Cromartie of BC Surf and Sport and Coco Tihanyi of Surf Diva Boutique, who have served since 2012.
The new Billabong global leadership team on what's next for the brand

The new Billabong global leadership team on what's next for the brand

July 29, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
SES talked with Shannan North, Susan Branch and Mark Weber about new strategies and areas of focus, including a significant new category planned for Billabong Women's.
Billabong Europe appoints new executives from Quiksilver, Fox

Billabong Europe appoints new executives from Quiksilver, Fox

July 18, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Billabong Europe announces two key appointments in product and sales.
Insight global headquarters now in U.S. under new ownership

Insight global headquarters now in U.S. under new ownership

July 14, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Insight has new owners, a new leadership team and new global headquarters in Venice, Calif.
Volcom hires former Billabong global boardshort designer Beau Campi

Volcom hires former Billabong global boardshort designer Beau Campi

July 14, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Beau Campi spent 14.5 years with Billabong, based in the company’s Australian headquarters.
Electric co-founder launches new surf adventure brand Depactus

Electric co-founder launches new surf adventure brand Depactus

July 07, 2014 PRESS RELEASE
Co-founders Bruce Beach and Luke Egan are set to launch Depactus at the Agenda Trade Show in Long Beach this week.
Sanuk's new leadership team launches major product expansion

Sanuk's new leadership team launches major product expansion

June 30, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Sanuk is embarking on a major new phase of its development under parent company Deckers. President Jake Brandman and his team share details and photos of the new product strategy, the new brand tagline, domestic and international plans, more.
Burton changes sales structure in Western U.S. and Canada

Burton changes sales structure in Western U.S. and Canada

June 17, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Burton announces changes to its sales force and sales structure.
Burton names new CEO

Burton names new CEO

May 14, 2014 PRESS RELEASE
Burton names a new CEO to replace Jake Burton, who will move into the Chairman role.
Mark Tinkess and Nicole Hanriot on future plans for Beach Riot and new partnership

Mark Tinkess and Nicole Hanriot on future plans for Beach Riot and new partnership

May 06, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
An interview with Mark Tinkess and Beach Riot Founder Nicole Hanriot about their new partnership, why Mark got involved and future plans for Beach Riot.
Beach Riot announces new partnership and new president

Beach Riot announces new partnership and new president

May 06, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Mark Tinkess joins emerging swim brand Beach Riot, which also announced a new partnership with Peter Burke of PJ Salvage.
RVCA names new Global GM with industry experience

RVCA names new Global GM with industry experience

May 05, 2014 PRESS RELEASE
Billabong CEO Neil Fiske fills the final position on his executive leadership team with a new business leader for RVCA.
Billabong hires a Chief Operating Officer

Billabong hires a Chief Operating Officer

May 02, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
CEO Neil Fiske hires a new COO with extensive supply chain experience.
Incase names Mark Miller Global President

Incase names Mark Miller Global President

May 01, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
The former DC Shoes sales leader lands at accessory company Incase.
Kering executives comment on Volcom and Electric Q1 results

Kering executives comment on Volcom and Electric Q1 results

April 24, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Kering executives had some positive words about Electric and Volcom during the company's Q1 conference call today.
Vans hires new Global VP of Marketing

Vans hires new Global VP of Marketing

April 16, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Vans will announce this morning that it has hired Fara Howard as the new Global Vice President of Marketing.
Vans President, global marketing leader on what new marketing role means for Vans

Vans President, global marketing leader on what new marketing role means for Vans

April 16, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
An interview with Kevin Bailey and Fara Howard about why the global role was necessary, how the marketing structure will change, and why Fara's experience is a fit for Vans.
New job for Steve Wilson at La Jolla Group

New job for Steve Wilson at La Jolla Group

April 08, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Steve Wilson, President of O’Neill Clothing, is migrating into a new position at the La Jolla Group.