GSI Outdoors Taps GAMIC Sports, Inc. to Bolster Sales and Service in Quebec and Maritime Provinces

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GSI Outdoors Taps GAMIC Sports, Inc. to Bolster Sales and Service in Quebec and Maritime Provinces

Spokane, Washington – July 23, 2016 – In preparation for its next phase of growth in Canada, GSI Outdoors, a leading supplier of outdoor cook- and tableware and related accessories, has just retained the services of Canadian sales group, GAMIC Sports, Inc. Headed up by two seasoned industry veterans, Ghislain (aka “G”) Leroux and Antoine Simpson, the sales group will manage sales and marketing functions in Quebec and the Maritime provinces, including New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland. The announcement was made by Tom Hathaway, Director of Sales for GSI Outdoors North America.

“GAMIC Group’s vision for growth in Quebec and the Maritime Provinces aligns with our overall company global expansion objective to push new boundaries, literally and figuratively, with our brand,” observed Tom. “They understand the uniquely Canadian culture of these regions and will be able to very effectively relate to retailers and consumers. They join Yates Outdoor Sales in Canada, our strong team already in place in Ontario.”

With nearly a decade of outdoor industry experience, “G” and Antoine and their team of three, are well versed in the challenges of retail sales. They not only just sell product, they sell the culture of each product and are active participants in a broad variety of outdoor sports. They currently represent such prestigious brands as Black Diamond, Nemo Equipment, Sterling Ropes, AKU Footwear, Sherpa Adventure Gear, OCA Skis, Norfolk Socks, C4 Belts and Avatech.

GAMIC Sports, Inc. is based in Montreal and can be reached at 819-791-3003, asimpson@gamicsports.com and gleroux@gamicsports.com

GSI Outdoors is in the business of making cookware, dining products and related accessories that adapt the comforts of home to active outdoor lifestyles at the campsite, base camp and anywhere in between. In 1985, brothers Don and Ian Scott and sister Kathy started the company in San Diego and then moved to Spokane, Washington in 1995, where they have been ever since. In 2001, GSI Outdoors started distributing outdoor related gifts under the name of Outside Inside. What began as a small distribution company selling blue enamel tableware has expanded into the design, manufacturing, sales and marketing of an innovative array of outdoor cookware and a whole range of eating and drinking products that are technical, innovative and fun. GSI Outdoors products are distributed worldwide.

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