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Congratulations to The SportsOneSource Group 2013 SGB 40 Under 40 Class!



The SportsOneSource Group  2013 SGB 40 Under 40 Class  has been released, recognizing persons from the sporting goods industry for making a difference in their businesses and the market. For more information please see the SGB announcement HERE.

We are excited to congratulate a number of our members (listed in blue), including SIA Board Member Eric Tung, on being 2013 honorees!



  • Aimee Arana, Category Sales Director – Action Sports, Nike Inc
  • Tim Bantle, Director of Apparel, Black Diamond Equipment
  • Simon Bonham, CEO, Hi-Tec Sports USA
  • Jackie Brown, Active Lifestyle Category Business Director, Merrell
  • TJ Ciaravino, VP Sales and Marketing, Worldwide Sport Supply
  • Kris Dahlgren, President, Dahlgren Footwear Company
  • Scott Daley, Head Of Classics, Reebok International
  • Matt DiLorenzo, CEO, TYR Sport Inc.
  • Mike Etienne, Merchandise Manager, Turners Outdoorsman
  • Louise Formby, President, Tiedman & Formby Vintage Athletic Co.
  • Antonio Gray, Apparel Buyer, DTLR
  • Greg Greenberg, President/GMM    ESCO Ltd., Shoe City
  • Damien Huang, SVP Design and Merchandising, Eddie Bauer
  • Salym Hunter, VP Footwear Development, DC Shoes
  • Mark Ish, SVP Sales & Marketing, Trigger Point Performance
  • Vanessa Walton Keefe, VP Marketing, Charles River Apparel
  • Paul Labarbera, Teva Design Director, Deckers Outdoors
  • Jules Lambert, President, Probar, LLC
  • Janica Lane, Partner, Partnership Capital Growth
  • Bridgit Lombard, EVP, Penguin Brands, Inc.
  • Marc Misiewicz, Senior Key Account Manager, Brooks Sports
  • David Mosse, Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel, Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Charles Murray, Footwear Buyer, Hibbett Sports
  • Daniel Near, Director of Consumer Products Licensing, National Hockey League
  • Marisa Nicholson, Sales Manager, Nielsen/Outdoor Retailer
  • Kyle Orme, DMM Sporting Goods, Meijer, Inc.
  • Brian Phillips, VP Business Development, Big Rock Sports, LLC
  • Carey Platto, Director Outdoor Footwear, The North Face
  • Joey Pointer, CFO, Fleet Feet Sports, LLC
  • Ian Pund, Associate, W.L. Gore & Associates
  • Dani Reiss, President & CEO, Canada Goose, Inc.
  • Doug Smiley, Business Unit Manager – Running Footwear, Mizuno
  • Laura St. George, VP Sales, Gared
  • Joe Suboticki, Kids Footwear Buyer, Champs Sports
  • I Ling Thompson, VP Marketing and Communications, Outdoor Industry Association
  • Colin True, Account Manager, Polartec
  • Eric Tung, President, Fera International Corp.
  • Melissa Valentine, Manager Business Development, Franklin Retail Solutions
  • Katie Wagner, Wholesale Channel Director – Americas, Crocs Footwear
  • Ze’ev Feig, CEO & Founder, Zensah

The 2013 honorees will be featured in the May issue of SGB magazine.