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Outdoor Research hires Kinetic Reps to manage sales in Mid-Atlantic

Kinetic to oversee OR sales in states of NY, NJ, PA, DE, MD and DC.

SEATTLE, Wash. – Outdoor Research, the Seattle-based manufacturer of high-performance technical outdoor apparel and accessories, hired Kinetic Reps to manage the brand’s growing sales in the Mid-Atlantic territory, effective Nov. 1.

Based in West Chester, PA, Kinetic Reps was founded in 2010. It covers the states of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland, as well as Washington, D.C. Its team includes Principal Dave Donahue and sales reps Kyle Norris and Mike Ebner.

“Kinetic Sales is a solid fit for Outdoor Research because its team shares a similar philosophy to ours – they have a high level of motivation, and a desire to improve every day,” said Dave Mahoney, VP of Sales for Outdoor Research. “We know they’ll have a strong impact in the Mid-Atlantic territory.”

Donahue said his team is excited to represent Outdoor Research moving forward.

“Outdoor Research’s blend of technical innovation, style and heritage within the outdoor industry fits perfectly with our focus here at Kinetic Reps,” he said.

Kinetic Reps can be contacted via or (484) 885-0322.

About Outdoor Research
Outdoor Research® is Designed by Adventure®. We provide Innovation and Inspiration for the Relentless Adventurer. Based in Seattle, Outdoor Research was founded in 1981. We are dedicated to building better outdoor apparel, gloves, hats and an array of other outdoor accessories informed by real-world testing. We develop innovative, functional, bomb-proof products that are beautiful in their simplicity. We strive to provide the best value to our customers, not shareholders. We are committed to our core sports: alpinism, rock and ice climbing, hiking, backpacking, paddling, trail running, and skiing and snowboarding. And we’re having fun along the way.