Ski manufacture opens branded store
Salt Lake City, UT, (November 16, 2011) — DPS Skis is pleased to announce the grand opening of the DPS Ski Salon.
The DPS Ski Salon is located in the Sugar House neighborhood of Salt Lake City, just off of Interstate 80 en route to Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons and Park City. The Salon compliments DPS’ retail partners in the Salt Lake Valley and sits adjacent to DPS’ HQ. At the Salon, skiers can demo all current DPS ski shapes and sizes. In addition, the Salon offers: community events, ski, binding, and accessory sales, tuning, mounting, and espresso.
Stephan Drake, DPS founder stated, “We are looking forward to sharing the DPS line through our ski salon. This store gives locals and visitors an opportunity to experience the DPS culture through community events and through the skis.”
The DPS Ski Salon plans to become a community pillar for the Wasatch skiers by hosting regular events, including photography exhibitions, book signings, slideshows, film screenings, and social gatherings.
“We want the DPS Salon to be a comfortable a place where skiers come together and share the common vibes and interests that unify passionate skiers,” said Drake.
A Salon launch party will include a preview of the Wailer 99 and Nina 99, a raffle, a short film screening, and beer provided by Epic Brewing.
Date: Nov. 18, 2011
DPS Ski Salon
1549 S.1100 E.
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
Fall Hours: Mon-Sun: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
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DPS Skis, a ski industry leader, is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains in Salt Lake City. The company started in 2005 when skier Stephan Drake met Peter Turner and a partnership was born. Combining Peter’s background as an innovative and proven engineer and Stephan’s vision and powder psyche, the duo created skis using proprietary space age materials coupled with innovative shaping and design. DPS skis are sold on four continents and is a trusted brand for serious skiers worldwide. For more information, visit www.dpsskis.com or call 801.413.1737.