Bite Steps Up United States Sales Efforts

New Rep Appointments Announced

Redmond, Washington – January 24, 2007 – Evan Wert, Director of Sales and Marketing/Specialty Division for Bite Footwear, has announced the company's new domestic sales force. The specialty sales division includes the outdoor, running, comfort, fishing, and medical markets. Effective immediately, the following representatives will take over Bite specialty sales efforts in the designated states and ramp up the company's sales efforts in all markets.
● Peter Burnett/Progressive Sports Marketing, Inc: Alabama, Georgia.
● Chad Gallwitz/ Lynn Quackenbush/Chadlyn Enterprises: Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming.
● Brian Hamann/Lightspeed Sales Inc: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont.
● Larry Hartford, Felix Sablan, Kevin Alexander, Justin Hartford, Spencer McPherson/Hartford Sales Group: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada.
● Mark Hollingsworth/Exclusive Sports, Inc.: Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Texas.
● Bruce Marsh/BRM Reps: Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin.
● Brian Milmoe/Brian Milmoe and Associates: Florida.
● Ross Renninger/Reninger & Associates: Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska.
● Greg Smith: Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia.
The following organizations will handle Bite's fly fishing market in their respective territories:
● Brian Lampe/Brian Lampe and Associates: Colorado, New Mexico, Utah.
● Chris Hart/Sundown River Products: Idaho, Montana, Western Wyoming.

In a company reorganization, Wert was named to his newly created position back in September of 2006.
Over the past few months, he has been solidifying the sales force and putting together sales strategies and programs. For 2007, he will finalize sales coverage in the last few states and focus on a series of creative and innovative dealer relations programs.

Evan can be reached at 877-527-9494/

Founded in 1996, Bite Footwear is located in Redmond, Washington and is devoted to providing the best solutions for your feet. Bite's differentiation comes from the ability to design comfortable, versatile shoe and sandal styles for sport and casual wear, complete with the Orthosport line, which features removable footbeds and custom orthotic accommodation.