Mountainsmith Welcomes Two New Rep Agencies to Their Team

Jay Getzel, National Sales Manager of Mountainsmith, today announced the appointment of the Frontier Group to manage the company’s Northwest territory and of Tackett Brothers, Inc. to manage the South Central area.

Jay Getzel, National Sales Manager of Mountainsmith, today announced the appointment of the Frontier Group to manage the company's Northwest territory and of Tackett Brothers, Inc. to manage the South Central area. The Northwest group will oversee Mountainsmith's sales and marketing efforts in Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, and Montana. The South Central group will do the same in Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Kansas. Mountainsmith is the Colorado-based innovator of cutting-edge packs and bags.

The six-person Frontier Group, headed by principles John Morioka and Scott Ohsman, has been in the outdoor business for 29 years and is headquartered in Tacoma, Washington. The Tackett Brothers, Inc. has represented a variety of companies in the hunting, fishing and outdoor markets since 1989. Headquartered in Richardson, Texas, the group is headed up by brothers Dick, Jim, and Andy Tackett and partner, Tom Dirik. Both sales companies are committed to continue building Mountainsmith business in each respective territory by promoting targeted product assortments and providing exception service.

“Our new agencies are already strategically aligned with our most important retail partners,” commented Getzel. “We are also certain to benefit from their deep relationships with retailers beyond our current customer base. I am confident that they will be strong assets to our sales team.”

John Morioka from the Frontier Group can be reached (253)-927-4141 or Scott Ohsman from the same group can be reached at (425) 870-7804 or To reach the Tackett Brothers group, contact Tom Dirik at (281)-356-7183 or

Mountainsmith's commitment to innovation began in 1979 and continues to the present with a full line of active lifestyle products. The quality and comfort of all Mountainsmith products—technical backpacks, travel storage systems, luggage, camera bags, as well as the lumbar pack icons—set the standard for the worldwide outdoor marketplace. Mountainsmith manufactures, markets, and distributes an expanding group of products designed to meet the demands of travel on and off the trail, through airports, and anywhere that carrying-comfort is essential. Mountainsmith products are sold worldwide.
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