Adventure 16 presented The North Face (TNF) with the retailer's 2001 "Vendor of the Year" award at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Anaheim, Calif. In presenting the award, Adventure 16's John Mead stated that TNF was being recognized not only for great product and a dedication to specialty retail, but also for the "extraordinary transformation they pulled off in the last year and half. TNF President Mike Egeck told SNEWS®, "While it is always an honor to receive an award, especially one from such a well-respected specialty retailer like Adventure 16, it is especially gratifying for every employee at TNF to see that their efforts to turn our business around have been recognized by one of our most successful retailers."
Did you hear?... Adventure 16 presents Jeff Sheets with their "Rep of the Year Award"
In related news, Adventure 16 present one of its alums, Jeff Sheets, with the retailer's "Rep of the Year Award." According to those present, Sheets, who reps for Ex Officio, was speechless, a rarity for the ebullient one to be sure. ...read more