It’s almost time to dive into Spring18, and the shows are lining up! Here’s another to put on the calendar. July 10th – Missoula, MT. If you are a retailer in MT or ID, this is a great opportunity to get spring18 line showings off your plate and back to enjoying summer! ...
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Arcade Belts are designed for those that live by their own rules, choose quality over quantity and want products that fit their lifestyle
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Meet The Olio Team
Portlandia native. Lives and breaths skate, surf, snow, and moto. Married to Eva Hume with 2 amazing kids, Ozzy and Cruz. Over 15 years of sales experience in the action sports and fashion industries. He went to school at Vanguard University in Southern California and graduated with a degree in Business Administration in 2005. After a quick stint of working in shops and as a tech rep, he transitioned to working with Olio Northwest in 2006.
Farm raised outside of Vacaville, CA. Post high school NW transplant. Minored in college at COCC & UofO. Majored in recreation (snowboarding, cycling, moto, surfing, traveling). Love for people, product and a farm-boy work ethic landed him a Tech Rep position with Black Diamond Marketing in 1993. Years of valuable work experience, relationship building and continued education followed. In 2003, Jak formed Olio Northwest to provide strategic sales, service and marketing support for brands seeking collaborative representation in the PNW. He is married to the love of his life (Sara), has two incredible kids and embraces every day.
Born in Chicago, IL and raised in the Washington DC area, James has spent most of his life and professional career pursuing athletics and outdoor recreation. After graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from Hobart and William Smith Colleges, James started his professional career with Oakley as a Tech Rep in the New York City area. During his tenure there, he helped activate many types of sports marketing and industry events from SIA to Winter X and the Olympic Games. In 2015, James brought this experience and passion to the team at Olio Northwest and continues his pursuit of growth and adventure!
Full time sales guru and part time hair farmer, Kyle hales from Missoula, MT where he studied snowboarding, fly fishing and business marketing at the University of Montana. Now 12 years deep in sales experience gained with companies like Edge of the World, Red Bull, Arbor Snowboards and as of 2014 Olio Northwest. He currently resides in Seattle, WA with his beautiful wife and son.
Retailers of the Great Pacific Northwest! Here are a couple dates to keep on your radar: Gather Portland – June 26th-27th @ the Tiffany Center – 1410 SW Morrison St, Portland, OR 97205 – Seattle Rep Show – June 29th @ Melrose Market Studios – 1532 Minor Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 – We highly recommend checking out these shows if you...