Industry headlines: Intriguing reads from around the web
The return of travel: An examination of how the vaccine rollout will affect travel in the months to come. [Outside Online]
Outdoor gear is harming Everest: “Forever chemicals” from outdoor equipment have been detected in the snow near the summit of the world’s tallest mountain. [UMaine News]
A tragic loss: The CFO of San Francisco-based based retailer Sports Basement was among five cyclists killed in a traffic accident in Las Vegas this month. [SFGate]
Burton expands leadership team: Selema Masekela has been named to the snowboarding company’s board of directors. [VermontBiz]
The future of trade shows: A glimpse into the possible future of large gatherings in our industry. [Darby Communications]
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