Cascade Designs® Welcomes New European Sales and Marketing Manager


Position strengthens and expands company’s European sales and marketing strategy

Cork, Ireland (April 18, 2017) —Cascade Designs®, the US and European-based parent company of Therm-a-Rest, MSR, Platypus, SealLine and PackTowl, today announced the appointment of John Twomey as Distributor Sales and European Marketing Manager for Europe.

Twomey brings a wealth of experience to Cascade Designs® with nearly a decade of experience in the sporting goods industry as an Irish Sales Manager for Adidas. He has also worked in various Sales and Marketing positions in both the telecommunications and food sectors.


The new position represents the company’s commitment to growing and serving the European market. Twomey will oversee European Distributor sales and all marketing and Public Relations activities for Europe.

“Twomeys’ years of experience positions him perfectly for taking on this new role,” said James Cotter, Managing Director European Business. “We look forward to him driving forward a company that has created long-lasting and innovative products for over 40 years.”

Twomey will work out of the Cascade Designs® European headquarters located in Cork, Ireland which Manufactures many of the company’s products for the European market.

About Cascade Designs®

For forty years, US and Irish-based Cascade Designs, Inc. has led the outdoor industry in designing innovative, useful and long-lasting equipment, manufacturing the majority of products in their Seattle, U.S.A., Cork, Ireland and Reno, Nevada facilities. From the original self-inflating Therm-a-Rest® camping mattress to the first multi-fuel stove, Cascade Designs has developed products that explorers, travelers, adventurers, outdoor enthusiasts and weekend campers can rely on to deliver optimum performance in the outdoors through exceptional engineering and quality. For more information on Cascade Designs or links to our premium brands: Therm-a-Rest®, MSR®, Platypus®, SealLine®, and PackTowl® please visit