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TEKO, a company founded on the belief that high-performance socks don’t have to leave a heavy imprint on the planet, is pleased to announce that Rich Weight has joined the company as Director of Sales.
â€œThings are happening very fast here at TEKO. We are very pleased to add a person of Rich’s talent and experience to the TEKO teamâ€, said Chip Coe, CEO of TEKO. â€œRich will focus on building the TEKO brand and strengthening key retail partnerships in the specialty outdoor channel which is where TEKO is focused.â€
Weight is well respected in the industry for his brand building expertise as well as his ability to build effective partnerships with specialty outdoor retailers. Most notably, Weight served as Director of Sales for both Cloudveil and Chaco, helping to drive the success of these industry leaders.
â€œI am excited to join the TEKO brand, a brand that produces great product, reflects my personal values, and has excellent growth potentialâ€, said Weight.
Retailers are invited to contact Rich Weight directly at: Rich@tekosocks.com.
TEKO Socks: Best Socks ON the Planet, Best Socks FOR the Planet. Based in Boulder, CO, TEKO was founded on the belief that making high-performance outdoor products doesn’t have to leave a heavy impact on our ecology. Using only high-performance fibers and sustainable manufacturing processes, TEKO creates performance socks that are safer for the environment. From the raw materials, all the way down to the recycled paper packaging, TEKO’s product line features environmentally sound materials, such as Organic TEKO-cotton, TEKO-polyâ„¢ recycled polyester and TEKO-merinoâ„¢ Wool. TEKO buys wind energy credits to ensure that 100% of the electricity used in manufacturing and operations is put back onto the energy grid from clean, sustainable American Wind. TEKO is unique in that their eco-friendly commitment extends to its entire product line, supply chain, and daily business practices.
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