SIA Press Releases

SIA Press Releases

SnowSports Industries America to Uphold January Snow Show Dates
05/19/2016
SIA President and Board of Directors Address Industry Concerns NASHVILLE, TN (May 19, 2016) – SnowSports Industries America (SIA) announces today the change of its recently announced plan to shift the SIA Snow Show and On-Snow Demo dates in late 2017. After engaging in comprehensive meetings with stakeholders and listening to members of the SIA...Read More
Snow Sports Sales Falter in February
04/25/2016
SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association and The NPD Group – Sports and Leisure Trends™ have released NPD DecisionKey® numbers for August 2015 to February 2016. Total market projections are based on data collected from the Point of Sale systems of more than 1,200 snow sports retailers. Sales slowed in...Read More
The December Snow Sports Market Saw Snow in the West, Suffering in the East
02/25/2016
Washington, DC (February 25, 2016) — SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association and The NPD Group – Sports and Leisure Trends™ have released NPD DecisionKey®  numbers for August to December 2015. Total market projections are based on data collected from the Point of Sale systems of more than 1,200 snow...Read More
2015 SnowSports Retailer of the Year Winners Announced at SIA Snow Show
02/18/2016
Washington, DC (February 18, 2016) -- Acknowledging outstanding customer service, product sales and efforts to grow snow sports participation, SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the industry’s member-owned, not-for-profit trade association, announced the 2015 SIA U.S. SnowSports Retailer of the Year Award winners last month during the annual SIA Snow Show and Sourcing Snow (Jan. 28 – 31) at Denver’s Colorado Convention Center.Read More
Snow Sports Industry Celebrates Snow, Community and Innovation at the 2016 SIA Snow Show and On-Snow Demo
02/02/2016
Denver, CO (February 2, 2016) -- The snow sports community came together this week at the largest snow sports industry event in North America, the 2016 SIA Snow Show and On-Snow Demo. Over 18,000 members of the snow sports industry were in attendance with 956 brands represented. Retailers, reps, resorts, brands, media, athletes and industry professionals came together to view the full 16/17 collections in tech, style and gear.Read More
SnowSports Industries America Announces Nick Sargent as President
02/01/2016
Denver, CO (February 1, 2016) -- SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association, is pleased to announce the instatement of Nick Sargent as SIA President. Sargent, who joined the organization in August 2015 as SIA’s incoming President, has spent the last five months working alongside exiting President David Ingemie.Read More
Industry Comes Together to Toast a Bright Future at the 2016 SIA Snow Show
01/31/2016
Denver, CO (January 31, 2016) -- Snow Show attendees awoke to a dusting of fresh snow in Denver and the promise of over a foot falling at the On-Snow Demo at Copper Mountain Resort, reflecting the hopeful mood that enveloped the Colorado Convention Center during the 2016 SIA Snow Show and Sourcing Snow. SIA Snow ShowFor an industry driven by snow, it was the perfect way to wrap up the four-day event, which is the largest snow sports specific event in North America.Read More
SnowSports Industries America Celebrates Community and Highlights Sustainability at Day 1 of the 2016 Snow Show
01/28/2016
Denver, CO (January 28, 2016) – SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association, kicked off the 62nd annual SIA Snow Show today in Denver, Colorado. This year, SIA welcomes 956 brands, including 110 new and debuting exhibitors, and 18,000 industry members to the four day event taking place at the Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver.Read More
SnowSport Industries America’s 2nd Annual INDUSTRY + INTELLIGENCE Sessions Highlight Snow Industry’s Trends and Key Insights at 2016 Snow Show
01/27/2016
Denver, CO (January 27, 2016) -- SnowSports Industries America (SIA), the snow sports industry’s member-owned trade association, hosted the 2nd annual INDUSTRY + INTELLIGENCE daylong education event today in Denver, Colorado. The day of educational seminars, industry networking, and community conversation served to inform and invigorate the snow sport industry before the opening of the 2016 SIA Snow Show at Denver’s Colorado Convention Center.Read More
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy to Open SnowSports Industries America 2016 Snow Show
01/26/2016
Washington, DC (January 26, 2016) -- SnowSports Industries America (SIA) announces today that Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will do the honors of opening the 2016 SIA Snow Show in Denver, Colorado. In Partnership with Protect Our Winters (POW), SIA will host Gina McCarthy as the keynote speaker during Day 1 of the Snow Show at 7:30am on Thursday, January 28th in the Mile High Ballroom of the Colorado Convention Center.Read More