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Point6 Grows Employee Force


Steamboat, Colo., -- (May 5, 2011)Point6, a market leader in performance merino wool socks, welcomes two new key hires with Tricia Foster, global operations coordinator, and Sharon Smith, accountant.

These new team members reflect the strong growth at Point6 as the company continues to gain market share, and delight retailers and consumers with top-quality product and customer service.With the growth trajectory on the rise, these new hires will help ensure accurate and timely communications with internal stakeholder and key constituents, while also helping keep the company on track for its expansion and financial goals.

In her new role with the operations team as global operations coordinator, Foster will take on production and packaging and work on international orders and inventory. Additionally, she will develop processes that will make the office more efficient and improve communications both internally with key team members and externally with representatives and customers.Foster’s new role enables her continue to help position Point6’s products as the best quality, most cost efficient and sustainable products available.

“I am delighted to be working with the people at Point6,” Foster says.“It’s great to be in an entrepreneurial business again, and I look forward to applying my background and skills to this new and exciting opportunity.”

Point6 is also proud to welcome Sharon Smith as their full-charge accountant.In this role, Smith will be in charge of overseeing all U.S. and international financial business, as well as managing day-to-day accounts receivable, payable and financial reporting to the management team.

“I’m really excited to work with this fast-growing company that’s young and dynamic and has a great team,” she said.“The future is incredibly bright for Point6.”

Point6 continues to expand its retail presence based on its reputation for making the most durable and comfortable socks in the merino wool category.

About Point6

Point6 socks are guaranteed to be the most comfortable and durable wool socks you can own. Point6 uses state of the art knitting and spinning technologies to create a softer and more durable sock, while the sport specific fit reinforces comfort for enhanced performance. Point6 is committed to environmental stewardship and strives to ensure all products, packaging and manufacturing processes adhere to environmental guidelines. For more information please visit us online at www.point6.com.


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