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Mountainsmith Adds New Sales Reps In Canada

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Golden, CO —Mountainsmith, craftsmen of iconic backcountry equipment and recreational outdoor gear, is excited to announce the addition of Canadian outdoor industry veterans Tom Jones, Jason Jennens and Peter Skala to it’s independent sales rep team.


“We’re excited to be represented in Canada by Jason, Tom and Peter,” said Mountainsmith President Jason Getzel. “All three bring vast product knowledge and outstanding retail relationships to the table and will be great partners to help reestablish our presence throughout the country.”

Currently residing in Kelowna BC, Jason Jennens Sales represents Outdoor Research, Vibram® Fivefingers®, Kavu, Tasc Performance Apparel, Saxx Underwear, Eno Hammocks, Kahtoola, Injinji, Terramar and selk’bag. Jennens will represent Mountainsmith in Alberta and Saskatchewan.

Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Jones started Tom Jones Sales Agencies in 1994 and currently reps Vibram® Fivefingers®, Buff, Westcomb, Kavu, Injinji, Eno, Bridgedale and Polar Feet. Jones previously represented Mountainsmith from 2007-2009 and will handle retailers in British Columbia and The Yukon.

Peter Skala, of J.P. Skala Enterprises, is a 22-year veteran of the outdoor industry and will represent Mountainsmith in Ontario. Skala currently represents Wigwam Mills, Ex Officio, Outdoor Research, SteriPen, Kavu, Native Eyewear, Hotcore and True Utility.

“We are excited to bring Mountainsmith gear back to the Canadian retail landscape,” says Tom Jones. “We have seen an erosion of truly authentic outdoor brands in Canada and believe that Mountainsmith is the brand to fill that void. Mountainsmith outdoor gear offers a tremendous authentic, durable, and price conscious value alternative to our many retail partners.”

For Mountainsmith sale inquiries in Alberta or Saskatchewan, please contact Jason Jennens at 778-808-4244 or email at

For sales inquiries in British Columbia or The Yukon, contact Tom Jones at 604-469-0910 or email at

To contact Peter Skala about Mountainsmith in Ontario, please call him at 705-361-3949 or email at

To learn more about Mountainsmith, visit

About Mountainsmith

Headquartered at the base of the Rocky Mountains in Golden, CO for 35 years, Mountainsmith is committed to creating durable provisions for every aspect of your adventure, on and off the trail. Beginning with iconic lumbar packs in 1979, Mountainsmith products carry an emphasis on utility for those who prefer life outdoors. Whether that is a solution for the backcountry, the gear closet, the office, the photo shoot, or even the dog; the brand offers tools that serve a purpose and stand the test of time. Dedicated in its mission to improve the lives of fellow outdoors enthusiasts, Mountainsmith manufactures products that are… forged for life. Visit to learn more.