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Brooks-Range Mountaineering Hires Kim Ross as Pacific Northwest Sales Representative

San Leandro, Calif. (July 22, 2015)- Brooks-Range Mountaineering, manufacturer of innovative and high-quality backcountry and outdoor equipment and accessories, hires Kim Ross as Pacific Northwest sales representative.

“With years of outdoor industry experience and passion for adventure and the outdoors, Ross makes the perfect addition to the Brooks-Range team,” said Jeff Blakely, General Manager of Brooks-Range. “Ross is exceptionally qualified to sell Brooks-Range in the Pacific Northwest territory and we are ecstatic to have her representing our brand.”


Ross recently relocated to Hood River, Oregon from the Colorado Rocky Mountains. As a former pro ski patroller and whitewater river guide, avid ski mountaineer, chaser of powder and wind, hardcore evolutionary biologist and lover of the outdoors, she brings passion and enthusiasm to her new role representing Brooks-Range in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.

Ross’ understanding of the outdoor industry and her love for sharing experiences and knowledge with other enthusiasts will help amplify the Brooks-Range brand in her territory. She will manage sales in the Pacific Northwest region covering Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska.

“I’m really looking forward to meeting new folks in the Pacific Northwest and establishing new accounts in the coming months promoting the amazing Brooks-Range line,” said Ross. “I’m especially stoked to rally our buyers on our DownTek sleeping bags, avalanche rescue gear essentials and snowpack evaluation kits.” 

About Brooks-Range

Brooks-Range Mountaineering Equipment Co. offers an innovative, top-quality selection of backcountry and outdoor equipment, gear, apparel and tools for professional guides, recreational travelers and users alike for a safe and enjoyable mountain experience. Brooks-Range equipment is tested and trusted by their team of ambassadors comprised of the world’s top mountaineering, avalanche and outdoor experts. Designed with utility, comfort and safety in mind, Brooks-Range also promotes education and safety in the wilderness by supporting a variety of organizations. Mainly produced in the USA, Brooks-Range can be found at outdoor retail shops nationwide and online at