Hillsound Equipment- the leading producer of winter traction equipment, the award-winning BTR stool, and gaiters for outdoor enthusiasts is thrilled to announce the addition of Mountain Mic to the Ambassador Team. Mountain Mic is just the first of many ambassadors to come as Hillsound grows its community of not only elite athletes, but outdoor enthusiasts as well.
Mountain Mic, a voice for hiking’s positive impact on mental health and wellness, is a natural fit for the Hillsound team. His Destination HL and Trap Hike offerings provide a space for people of all backgrounds to gather in the outdoors and recreate together. Hillsound Equipment strives to engage audiences from all walks of life, and they are looking forward to engaging with the Southern-California audience in Mountain Mic’s backyard.
“Inclusivity is a lead word for us at Hillsound and Mountain Mic manifests this through his passion for introducing new people to the outdoors” states Hillsound’s Marketing Manager YooRa Kang. “We want to be a brand that can cater to all levels of outdoor enthusiasts ranging from beginners to experts, and we believe Mountain Mic will be a great leader in this area. He is also working to remove the stigma around mental health and connects the benefits the outdoors can have on mental health, something we strongly believe in as well and that feels more relevant now than ever as we are heading into colder and darker months and COVID-19 continues to disrupt our lives”
If you need, or know someone who needs support for mental health, please see some useful links below:
US & Canada: https://www.crisistextline.org
About Mountain Mic:
“Mountain Mic stands for ‘Finding your voice and while overcoming insurmountable odds,’ and that’s exactly what hiking has done for me.” states Mountain Mic, Hillsound Brand Ambassador. “Throughout my journey, I’ve learned my purpose in life is to connect people and spread my light. What better way to do that, than through hiking!”
About Hillsound Equipment, Inc.
Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Hillsound offers a range of highly-engineered traction devices for a variety of categories, from winter hiking to ice fishing. Hillsound also specializes in the design and manufacturing of durable and comfortable gaiters as well as ultralight seats.