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Last updated: 08/04/2015 - 09:39

Effective immediately, Smith is pleased to announce the appointment of Ben “Benny” Cruickshank as Sport Channel Communications Manager.

Last updated: 08/03/2015 - 15:42

Hermosa Beach, CA – HippyTree is excited to announce a restructuring of its California sales team. Andrew Walford is taking over Central and Northern California. Jay Sheldon will service Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara and the Inland Empire. Brent Locken is now responsible for the Orange County and San Diego territories.


Last updated: 08/03/2015 - 15:33

Today, etnies is proud to announce the Talent Scout Artist series. The collaborative series serves as a platform and provides exposure to select artists from diverse backgrounds and genres.  etnies teamed up with artists EWOK, Jim Houser, Juan Travieso, LURK, Nathan Kostechko, and Nicomi Nix Turner to design a Scout colorway and three t-shirts to compliment the shoe. 

Last updated: 07/31/2015 - 08:37

The Leisure Collective International is riding the next wave of their business journey with the announcement that Founder John Malloy is transitioning to an Ambassador and Innovation role within the company.


Last updated: 07/30/2015 - 18:00

The Surfers’ Hall of Fame added yet another chapter to its storied history today when it inducted three legendary watermen: Gordon “Grubby” Clark, a visionary surfboard blank manufacturer, Clifton James “CJ” Hobgood, a former world and U.S. Open of Surfing champion and John Davis, the first captain of the Huntington Beach High School Surf Team and local surfing icon. 

Last updated: 07/30/2015 - 14:25

Columbia Sportswear Company (COLM) today announced that net sales for the quarter ended June 30, 2015 grew 17 percent (21 percent constant-dollar), to a second-quarter record $380.2 million, compared with net sales of $324.2 million for the same period in 2014.

Last updated: 07/29/2015 - 15:56

OluKai continues their quest to spread the Aloha spirit across the mainland with the latest activation in their ongoing Anywhere Aloha campaign: an eye catching mural specially created for online retailing powerhouse Zappos.

Last updated: 07/29/2015 - 11:38

HippyTree recently celebrated the launch of its bag collaboration with Jansport called the Westward Collection.  Live music, free tacos and King Harbor Brew beer were enjoyed at two iconic Southern California retailers earlier this month.

Last updated: 07/29/2015 - 11:30

London Surf / Film Festival is delighted to announce iconic surf company Reef as returning headline sponsors for the 5th edition of the festival which kicks off 16th – 24th October 2015.

Last updated: 07/28/2015 - 16:00

With a shared passion for the more refined side of beach life, Sunny G’s brings together two of Southern California’s most vibrant new brands for an inspired eyewear collection that blends D’Blanc’s sophisticated, Italian-made frames with Beach Riot’s fresh, flawless style.