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Yakima Names U.S. Sales Agency and U.S. Sales Rep of the Year

Yakima Names Atlantic Associates U.S. Sales Agency of the Year and Rob Robinson U.S. Rep of the Year.

BEAVERTON, Ore.– Yakima, a leader in vehicle racks for boats, bikes, winter sports gear, trailers, and cargo solutions, today recognized Atlantic Associates as sales agency of the year and Rob Robinson of Robb Sports as sales rep of the year. These annual distinctions are awarded to the agency and sales rep that exceed customer expectations and generate significant momentum for new products, all while growing both territory and overall sales.

“Despite numerous challenges in the market, the performance of Atlantic Associates and Rob Robinson this past year was outstanding,” said Ron Ten Berge, vice president of business development. ”This is a testament to their continuing hard work, exemplary relationships and knowledge of our customers and the brand.”

Atlantic Associates, based in Canton, Conn., services the northeast territory from New York north to Maine. Its sales team is composed of Ryan Dee, Harold Mullins, Steve Reeder and Jeanne Stopyro. The agency has been working with Yakima for over 25 years.

Rob Robinson, based in Gainesville, Ga., covers the southeastern United States. His relationship with Yakima spans over 15 years and includes numerous past sales awards.

About Yakima:
Yakima is a world leader in the design and manufacture of cargo management equipment solutions for outdoor enthusiasts. Yakima’s products include: vehicle racks for bikes, boats, ski equipment and gear, a line of cargo boxes and bags for a variety of needs, as well as high performance multi-sport trailers. Yakima Products is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon. For more information, visit