Aug 8, 2012

Outdoor Industry Leaders Address Future of Outdoor Recreation in Utah

The day before Outdoor Retailer Summer Market last week, the Outdoor Industry Association® (OIA) Board of Directors met with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert for the first time ever.

Utah is home to Outdoor Retailer and a number of public lands policy issues, so this meeting was a long time coming. Following the meeting, the governor agreed to collaborate with the industry to develop a recreation vision for Utah, and provide specific recommendations by Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2013. Read the full statement from the OIA Board of Directors.