LONDON (Oct. 2, 2012)- Drift, the action sports technology company and makers of the Drift HD, is pleased to welcome two new members to the DRIFT Americas team: Marc Oste and Kristi Anderson. Mark will specialize in customer service, tech support and special events coordination. Kristi will be the Business Development and E-Commerce manager. Both Kristi and Marc will be based out of the new Vail, Colo. offices that were recently established to accommodate the growing brand.
â€œDrift Americas is thrilled to have found such experienced, intelligent, and quality individuals to join our growing team in Vail,â€ said Drift Director of Sales & Marketing in the Americas, John Rounds. â€œMarc and Kristi are innovative thinkers who possess a passion for action sports, making them a great fit for our brand. We are glad to have them on board.â€
Marc is a recent graduate of State University of New York College (SUNY) at Oneonta where he earned a degree in Mass Communications. He is looking forward to putting his degree into practice by providing world-class customer service for Drift's customers. Marc also earned a Minor in Film Production. Marc's extensive knowledge and practice with photography and videography will make him an asset to the Drift customer service team.
â€œI am stoked to be on board with such an awesome team and a growing brand within the action sports technology industry,â€ said Marc. â€œDrift offers such a great POV camera. Before I started working here, I was using the camera in various projects on a daily basis. My familiarity with Drift products is a great advantage as I help customers learn and understand more through our new customer service website.â€
Kristi will be the point person for Drift's new B2C eCommerce store, which is slated to launch on October 15th. She has several years of business development experience, a keen eye for design, and solid Magento skills, making her adept at brand building. Kristi gained experience in eCommerce integration, technology, and management through her tenures as Project Manager for Orange Collar Media, Pike Research, and AppleOne over the past several years.
â€œI am so excited to be joining Drift Innovation for the launch of the new eCommerce store,â€ said Kristi. â€œOur customers are really looking for a consumer-focused eCommerce site to connect to when they are seeking Drift products. With an ever-evolving product line, they can anticipate that we have a lot of exciting things coming down the pipeline that will now be easily accessible through this streamlined B2C site.â€
For more information on Drift, visit www.driftinnovation.com. You may also join the Drift community on Facebook and get involved in the conversation on Twitter. For Drift HD action footage, stay tuned to our channels on Youtube and Vimeo.
Drift Innovation is an action sports technology company specializing in the capture and sharing of digital imagery across all platforms. Drift manufactures quality point of view HD cameras, mounts and accessories, inspiring action sports enthusiasts to document their experiences, capture the emotion and share their vision with friends and family. Drifts mission is to ensure that their unique product features such as an LCD screen for instant playback, wireless remote control, rotatable lens and intuitive interface, guarantee a simple, positive user experience. Drift sponsored professional athletes in moto, auto, outdoor, snow, aquatic and airborne sports, are an integral part of the R&D process, testing the performance and durability of Drift products in the field. For more information about Drift Innovation, visit www.driftinnovation.com