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Open Sky Welcomes Dr. Coady Schueler to Clinical Team

Open Sky, a wilderness therapy program nestled in the mountains of southwest Colorado and the canyon country of southeast Utah, is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Coady Schueler, Psy.D to the Clinical Team. Dr. Schueler has nearly thirty years of experience in the field and is most widely known for her work with…

Backbone Media Chosen by Bank of the West to Support Sustainability Initiatives

Backbone Media, the country’s leading active lifestyle media agency, is working with Bank of the West to increase awareness that Bank of the West has the strongest environmental stance of any major US bank. Drawing on the bank’s long-standing values of sustainability, diversity, and global impact, Backbone will assist with public relations, social media management,…

Primus Partners with The Shed Rental Service to Enter the Sharing Economy

The consumer goods rental service allows users to rent Primus cooking equipment in five curated kits for various outdoor cooking experiences Primus, the Swedish heritage outdoor equipment brand established in 1892 known for its reliable, safe and innovative cooking products, has partnered with The Shed to provide outdoor enthusiasts the ability to rent camp cooking…

360 Adventure Collective Cancels Summer Expos in Mid-Atlantic and New England Regions; Retailer and sales rep member association cites impact of COVID-19

360 Adventure Collective, the trusted member association that has brought focused, regional events for sales reps and retailers for over 30 years, has decided to cancel the 2020 New England and Mid-Atlantic regional trade shows due to safety concerns related to the spread of the novel coronavirus. The three cancelled regional trade shows were originally…

The Orvis Company Appoints Simon Perkins President

Third generation to assume leadership of family-owned, 160-year-old outdoor retailer Orvis, the family-owned outdoor retailer, announces the appointment of Simon Perkins to president, effective immediately. Perkins will assume full strategic and operational leadership of the company as president, and is the third generation of the Perkins family to lead Orvis since 1965. Outgoing president/CEO Bill…

Outdoor Research launches face mask program with proprietary filter system for retailers, consumers

After converting its onshore manufacturing facilities over the last 60 days to address the national shortage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in the medical and defense communities, Outdoor Research, a longtime leader in outdoor and tactical apparel, is unveiling a program through which retailers and consumers can purchase face masks that integrate a protective and…

Salomon Hosts WMN Virtual Half Marathon

Today, Salomon announces the WMN Virtual Half, in partnership with Strava, which will take place during the May 29th weekend. This virtual event replaces the inaugural Salomon WMN Trail ½ Marathon, which was cancelled like many spring races. In light of the cancellation, Salomon pivoted to put together the WMN Virtual Half to give all runners—both men and women—an option to run their solo race but…