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Horny Toad Welcomes Blair Brown as Marketing Manager

Horny Toad announced that Blair Brown has joined the team as Marketing Manager. Blair will work closely with sales, web and creative departments to develop and execute wholesale and web marketing initiatives to increase brand awareness.
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Santa Barbara, CA – November 30, 2011 – Horny Toad, the Santa Barbara based lifestyle apparel company, announced that Blair Brown has joined the team as Marketing Manager. In her new role, Blair will work closely with sales, web and creative departments to develop and execute wholesale and web marketing initiatives to increase brand awareness. Additionally, Blair will manage Horny Toad's PR efforts in partnership with JAM Media Collective.

We are thrilled to have Blair on board,” said Brian Thompson, Horny Toad Global Director of Sales. “She brings an entrepreneurial approach to marketing that will serve the brand well. Her experience in this space and depth of relationships have allowed to her to have an immediate impact without the typical ramping up period for most new hires."

A seasoned marketing professional with a passion connecting consumers, brands and environmental responsibility, Brown comes to Horny Toad from SATELite Foundation, a lifestyle and product marketing firm that she founded in 2010, focused on supporting the environment and community. Brown was also Executive Director of SATELite Festival, an action sports, arts and entertainment event in Squaw Valley, California.

Previous to that, Blair founded a sustainable jewelry company and worked as a business development and marketing consultant for various start-up companies.


Added Brown, “Horny Toad is a natural fit. The authenticity of the brand ethos radiates through every facet of the Horny Toad team, from the design philosophy to community support and environmental consideration. This is a wonderful opportunity and I couldn't be more enthusiastic.”

When not at work, Blair can be found living TOADALLY, traveling the globe, skiing, practicing yoga, or fly-fishing. Her adventure and cuddle buddy is Grizzly, a two-year-old black Goldendoodle who is acclimating quickly to a life of sandy beaches.

ABOUT HORNY TOAD

Based in Santa Barbara a few hundred yards from the beach, Horny Toad is a clothing company that celebrates the adventure in every day life (both outdoors and in) and always aims to do the right thing. The Toad culture is oriented around community, sustainability, and looking for new ways to accomplish traditional business goals. To learn more visit www.hornytoad.com or call 800.865.TOAD.

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