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Farm to Feet teams up with Chrestman and Martin for sales representation in the Southeast


Mt. Airy, North Carolina— Farm to Feet, makers of 100% American socks, has selected Mel Chrestman, Jr. and Kev Martin to service and expand its presence in the Southeast territory.

“The Southeast is near and dear to us and we’ve found great team in Mel and Kev to continue our growth in the territory,” said Kelly Nester, president of Farm to Feet.

Chrestman and Martin will be responsible for servicing West Virginia, Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida.

Along with Farm to Feet, Chrestman and Martin also represent Patagonia Footwear, SOLE footbeds, United By Blue, Klean Kanteen, and Loaded Skateboards.

Retailers interested in seeing the Fall 2014 or Spring 2015 Farm to Feet collections can contact Crestman by phone (703) 750-2561 or via email at Martin can be reached by phone at (828) 349-9091 or via email at


Farm to Feet™ is committed to the single, simple goal of creating the world’s best wool socks by exclusively using an all-American recipe: US merino, US manufacturing, and US workers. With its supply chain completely within the U.S., Farm to Feet is able to ensure the highest quality materials and end products, while having as little impact on the environment as possible. Once the wool is grown and sheared in the Rocky Mountains, the remaining processes take place within 300 miles of its sustainability-focused knitting facility in Mt. Airy, NC. All Farm to Feet socks feature seamless toe closures, a comfort compression fit from the top through the arch, and superior cushioning for ultimate performance and comfort. Learn more at and join us on Facebook.