Industry Press Release



Boulder, CO (September 22, 2008) — N_ve Designs, Inc. was recognized with the honor of the 2008 Best of Boulder Award in the Women’s Apparel category. This award was presented by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA). N_ve was established in 2002 by Rhonda Swenson and continues to remain headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.

N_ve recently moved their North American headquarters to larger facilities within Boulder, to support their growing business.

“We are honored to receive the 2008 Best of Boulder Award for Women’s Apparel, as we are proud to support and live in the community of Boulder, Colorado. Boulder provides N_ve with the inspiration and identity behind our designs and company,” said Sports Marketing Director, Jennifer Tille.

The USLBA program recognizes local businesses throughout the United States that achieve business success in their local communities. The honored companies by the USLBA have helped to improve their services by positively impacting their customers and communities.

About N_ve Designs

Established in 2002 by Rhonda Swenson, N_ve Designs was inspired by Rhonda’s lifelong passion for snow sports and fashion. N_ve is a specialty manufacturer of art-knit sweaters and accessories based in Boulder, Colorado. N_ve chose Boulder because of its active-lifestyle and close-knit, outdoor-oriented community.

At N_ve we embrace the resort and active lifestyle markets with fun, polished designs for both men and women. We meticulously craft every garment using natural fibers, including ultra-fine Merino wool a material N_ve has used since its inception in 2002. The 2008-09 Fall and Spring Collections offer lightweight, fine-gauge knitwear, available exclusively through specialty retailers and fine catalogs in the United States and Canada. For more information visit