Industry Press Release

Obermeyer Expands Internal Sales And Customer Service Teams With Key Appointments

11/24/2010

Aspen, CO  November 24, 2010 — Aspen-based Sport Obermeyer (Obermeyer) is pleased to announce the appointment of three new internal team members to further enhance its sales and customer support. The lineup of newly added positions includes Taylor Randall appointed strategic account manager, and Account Executives Brad Miller and Will Schaeffler.

The new positions were structured to further reinforce the company’s long term commitment to service and accommodate its bandwidth during a period of growth.  All new positions will report to Obermeyer’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Nathan Dopp.

“Great product with great service is our top priority,” said founder Klaus Obermeyer. “A company is as good as its people and we’re excited to welcome new talent to our Obermeyer team.” 

Randall has built his career with a number of globally recognized Colorado companies including Pearl Izumi and Spyder Active Sports before joining Obermeyer. In his new role, he will partner with Obermeyer’s key accounts to provide excellent service and identify opportunities for sustainable growth.

Miller comes to Obermeyer from a sales and retail background, working with notable global brands including DC SHOECO and Red Bull. He will assist regional brand managers in key territories with field training, retail marketing event planning and customer support.

In his new role with Obermeyer, Schaeffler will manage business development and sales analysis with an emphasis on sales reporting and forecasting.  He will also be instrumental in identifying growth opportunities for the brand.  Interestingly, Schaeffler is the grandson of Will Schaeffler Sr. who, like Obermeyer’s founder, came to Colorado from Bavaria in the 1940’s and made his mark on the ski industry as a Colorado-based Olympic and collegiate ski coach.

About Obermeyer

Sport Obermeyer designs and manufactures performance clothing and technical outerwear.  Founded by industry pioneer Klaus F. Obermeyer, the company has called Aspen, Colorado its home and mountain laboratory for over 62 years.  For more information, contact 800-525-4203, by e-mail at info@obermeyer.com, or by visiting www.obermeyer.com.