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Grassroots Outdoor Alliance Welcomes Mountain Khakis as Newest Vendor Partner

Asheville, NC – June 10, 2016 – Grassroots Outdoor Alliance is pleased to announce Mountain Khakis as our newest Vendor Partner.

Born and raised in Jackson Hole, WY, Mountain Khakis has been a top-performing mountain-inspired, lifestyle apparel brand in the Outdoor Industry since 2003. MK is dedicated to creating rugged, authentic, reliable, timeless apparel and accessories that can be worn on the trail, in the office, and everywhere in between.

 “We are excited to welcome Mountain Khakis as our newest Vendor Partner. Mountain Khakis is an important brand to our retailer members and will bring value to the Grassroots Outdoor Alliance”, said Kevin Lee, Grassroots vendor relations manager. “I am looking forward to working closely with Steve Talacki and the entire MK team.”

“Grassroots has long been an engaged, industry-leading organization, promoting best practices and pairing the best retailers with top outdoor brands.” said Ross Saldarini, co-founder and president of Mountain Khakis. “Mountain Khakis is looking forward to working with GOA and their partners to promote local retail, and to advocate for the brands and retailers that are making the outdoor industry an emerging force.”

“Mountain Khakis is excited to join Grassroots Outdoor Alliance and collaborate with its vast network of specialty outdoor brands and retailers”, said Steve Talacki, Mountain Khakis national sales manager. “We are at the forefront of outdoor innovation and it is a privilege to work closely with GOA as they continue to push the industry forward.”

Grassroots will welcome Mountain Khakis to Grassroots Summit and Connect shows in Albuquerque, New Mexico, June 15th-17th.

Grassroots Outdoor Alliance unites 60 independent outdoor retailers with over 120 doors in 32 states, as a strong voice to protect and promote the experience of outdoor enthusiasts across the United States. To learn more about Grassroots Outdoor Alliance, visit our website at