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Asheville, NC – February 10, 2020 – Astral, manufacturer of award-winning PFDs and footwear, is thrilled to announce the addition of Daniel Miller and Joe Giordano of Specialty Sport Reps to their sales team. Miller and Giordano will represent the brand across the Great Lakes region, covering Ohio, Indiana, Lower Michigan, and Kentucky.

Both veterans of the outdoor industry, Miller and Giordano bring a rich collection of skills and experiences to the table. Based out of Lexington, KY, Miller worked for GOA retailer J&H Lanmark for seven years before becoming a sales rep, ultimately becoming principal rep and owner of Specialty Sport Reps. Giordano, based out of Dexter, MI, worked for Osprey before joining Specialty Sport Reps. Astral now joins their portfolio which includes Osprey, Rumpl, Garmont, Landmark Project, Sport-Hansa, Grayl, and Good to Go foods.

“Daniel and Joe are a perfect fit for Astral and our retailers, as they possess a well-rounded skill set and they understand our customers,” notes Bryan Owen, Astral’s Sales Manager. “They know Astral, the specialty retail landscape, and our brand’s DNA.”

For more information on Astral please visit www.astraldesigns.com or contact Dan Arnett at dan@darbycommunications.com. To contact Daniel Miller you can call him at 859-381-7549 or email him at daniel@teamssr.com. Joe Giordano can be reached at 734-660-1813 or joe@teamssr.com.

Established in 2002, Astral has grown to specialize in high performance footwear alongside its industry-leading safety gear for paddlers. Independently owned and operated with a sincere commitment to making products of the highest performance and style for use in Nature. Astral is based in the year-round outdoor wonderland of Asheville, NC and has satellite offices in Bend, Oregon and Saigon, Vietnam. #NatureFirst

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