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Snow Industry Press Releases

Company expands product offerings with Oasis products designed for sharing Bend, OR (July 24, 2017) – Hydro Flask, the award-winning leader in high-performance, insulated stainless steel flasks and a Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ, NM: HELE) company, is excited to announce the launch of its new Oasis products. Designed to be shared amongst multiple people or small...Read More
Denver, July 20, 2017—Even though summer occupancy among western mountain resort destinations is up only a scant 0.2 percent compared to last summer (May through October), revenues continue to gallop ahead driven by robust gains in the Average Daily Rate (ADR). As of June 30, aggregated revenues are up 8.4 percent according to the most...Read More
Kohlberg investment in K2 Sports and Marker Dalbello Völkl will fuel each company’s growth, expansion MOUNT KISCO, NY –July 17 ,2017 –Kohlberg& Company, LLC (“Kohlberg”) a leading private equity firm specializing in middle-market investing, announced today that it has completed the previously-announced acquisition of the Winter Sports business of Newell Brands Inc., including Völkl®, K2®,...Read More
Boa Signs Para-Athletes Allysa Seely and Chad Jukes Denver, CO (June 22, 2017) – Boa Technology, creators of the award-winning Boa System, is excited to announce a new ambassador program that showcases the diversity of Boa through dedicated athletes that have overcome medical barriers to pursue their life-long passions. Boa recently signed triathlete and Paralympic...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (July 5, 2017) – George Jedenoff, a legendary Utah ski advocate skied Snowbird Resort today, July 5, 2017, on his 100th birthday. George Jedenoff has been skiing Little Cottonwood Canyon (Alta/Snowbird) every year since 1960 and today Snowbird Resort helped George fulfill a lifelong goal of making turns on his 100th birthday. Snowbird, while not...Read More
PARK CITY, UTAH – June 29, 2017 – Today, Group Rossignol North America announced that Ron Steele, President, Group Rossignol North America will retire from his current role effective July 17, 2017. Steele will continue working for the Group as advisor to the new incoming North American President and Bruno Cercley, CEO of Group Rossignol...Read More
Oslo, Norway (13 June 2017) – Helly Hansen Group (“Teodin Holdco AS” or “Helly Hansen”), a leading technical outdoor brand, is pleased to announce its full-year results for the year ending 31 December 2016. 2016 revenue was built +6.4% to NOK 2,661 million despite reducing the product line by -25% and operational EBITDA +24% to...Read More
Oslo, Norway (28 June 2017) – Helly Hansen, a leading technical outdoor brand, today announced that it has appointed Waypoint Outdoor as its exclusive U.S. nation-wide master sales representative for both the sportswear and work-wear wholesale businesses. Waypoint has a successful track record in helping to build leading brands in the USA outdoor market. This...Read More
The National Ski Patrol (NSP) announced today that Meegan Moszynski has been appointed the organization’s new executive director, effective July 17, 2017. Moszynski brings extensive experience working with leaders in the private, public and nonprofit sectors and has developed a strong network of local and international stakeholders in a variety of industries. Her work lies...Read More
Special Edition and Powderworks skis available July 15 through August 1, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – June 27, 2017 – DPS, leaders in both product and culture in the snowsports domain, once again fuels the passion for skiing during the heart of summer with the return of Dreamtime – a two week-long event, which...Read More