Steamboat, Colo. — (June 23, 2010) â€“ Point6, designer and manufacturer of premium merino wool performance socks, welcomes new sales representatives from the Washington-based Frontier Group, Inc. to cover areas in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington.
The new sales force will consist of principles John Morioka (Tacoma, WA) and Scott Ohsman (Snohomish, WA), plus Jennifer Eggleston (Portland, OR), Charlie Williams (Bellevue, WA), Jenna Wadkins (Missoula, MT), and Chuck McKerney (Anchorage, AK). Each rep is equipped with years of experience in sales and retail within the outdoor industry. They have been assigned key account attention on behalf of Point6, along with specialty coverage based on their individualized experience and networking capabilities.
Although a relatively new brand, Point6 is the next step in the evolution of the merino wool movement thanks to advanced spinning and knitting technologies, superior quality merino, and a perfected anatomical fit that is the result of the Point6 team’s decades of combined experience within the merino category.
The Frontier Group was formed 29 years ago and has represented brands to Pacific Northwest retailers ever since.
â€œWe are honored to have the Frontier Group join our sales team,â€ said Betsy Seabert, marketing director for Point6. â€œThey are highly respected and well-known in the outdoor industry and their experience will further our growth and sales goals in this important territory.
Point6 socks are guaranteed to be the most comfortable and durable wool socks you can own. Point6 uses state of the art knitting and spinning technologies to create a softer and more durable result, while the sport specific fit reinforces comfort for enhanced performance. Point6 is committed to environmental stewardship and strives to ensure all products; packaging and manufacturing processes adhere to environmental guidelines. For more information please visit us online at www.point6.com.