Big Agnes® Inc., maker of innovative sleeping bags, pads and tents, announces the hiring of Lesley Chambers as Product Manager. Chambers comes to Big Agnes with a wealth of design experience having formerly served at Brown Jordan International as a Senior Product Designer. BJI currently manages design and development of products sold to The Home Depot, The Home Depot Canada, Home Decorators, Sam’s Club, Canadian Tire and other larger retailers.
“Lesley’s fresh perspective from outside our industry combined with her background and design experience will be a great addition,” says Big Agnes co-founder, Bill Gamber. “She’s passionate about camping and outdoor pursuits and that’s such a critical piece of our collective DNA and continued success here at Big Agnes.”
Chambers joins Big Agnes after serving over five years at BJI. In her role as Senior Product Designer, Chambers was responsible for the company’s extensive line of outdoor furniture. Chambers will be working closely with Gamber and will be responsible for management and design of the company’s sleeping bag, pad, tent and accessory lines.
“As an avid outdoor enthusiast, the opportunity to work with Big Agnes is a dream come true,” comments Chambers. “The Big Agnes approach to innovative, no-nonsense gear provides a great platform for my design and development pursuits. I’m excited to join such a talented team with such an awesome line of products."
Named for a peak in the nearby Mt. Zirkel Wilderness, Big Agnes®, Inc. is located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, and produces award-winning sleeping bags, pads and tents.For more information, visit www.bigagnes.com or call 1-877-554-8975.