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Astral Names New Rep for Mid-Atlantic

March 2, 2020

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Dan Arnett
Darby Communications
828.254.0914 o / 336.339.4987 c

Asheville, NC

Astral, manufacturer of award-winning PFDs and footwear, is excited to announce the addition of Tad Fox of DIY Outdoor to its sales team. Fox will represent the brand across the Mid-Atlantic region, covering New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Washington, DC.


A seasoned rep with outdoor footwear experience, Fox brings a well-honed skillset and invaluable connections to the table. Based out of Hackettstown, New Jersey, Fox has represented footwear brands such as Hoka, Asolo, and Forsake. Fox has worked with Astral in the Mid-Atlantic previously, and now the brand joins his current portfolio, which consists of Farm to Feet, Korkers, Asolo boots, Toad & Co, Polar Max, and Sealskinz.


“We’re excited to work with Tad again moving forward,” says Bryan Owen, Sales Manager for Astral. “His experience and passion for the outdoors will surely be a huge benefit to Astral and our customers in the Mid-Atlantic.”


For more information on Astral please visit or contact Dan Arnett at Tad Fox can be reached at or 973-722-4491.


About Astral

Established in 2002, Astral has grown to specialize in high performance footwear alongside its industry-leading safety gear for paddlers. Independently owned and operated with a sincere commitment to making products of the highest performance and style for use in Nature. Astral is based in the year-round outdoor wonderland of Asheville, NC and has satellite offices in Bend, Oregon and Saigon, Vietnam. #NatureFirst