Salomon names new Commercial Manager for Footwear in Canada


Contact: Sara Valerious |Account Manager

Arnold Tse joins Salomon’s Canadian footwear team to implement strategic market plan

Markham, ON - December 1, 2015 - Salomon, a leader in technical design and innovation in mountain sports is proud to announce the appointment of Arnold Tse as its new commercial manager for footwear in Canada. Tse will be responsible for the creation and implementation of the commercial strategy, while working with sales managers to encourage Salomon’s growth within the footwear market.

Tse joins Salomon with more than 15 years of experience within the running industry, including product management and development roles for both footwear and apparel. During the past three years, Tse was the business unit manager at Mizuno Canada where he managed product portfolios for its running business. Tse also held other sales and marketing positions at Mizuno, as well as similar positions at New Balance.

“We are excited to welcome Arnold to the Salomon team,” says Jeff Larsen, regional commercial director of footwear. “His extensive experience of utilizing market research in order to create a strategic plan of action will be of great use to further Salomon’s growth within the footwear market and the outdoor recreation market as a whole.”

“Joining Salomon is an exciting next step in my career,” says Tse. “Creating a successful commercial strategy for footwear that is as high quality and technically driven as the shoes Salomon creates, will require the skills I have acquired from years of experience within the footwear and running industry. I look forward to taking Salomon to the next level while working with an incredible team and an exceptional product line.”

About Salomon - Salomon was born in the French Alps in 1947. Our passion for mountain sport progression, product development, quality, and craftsmanship drives us to create progressive gear to enable freedom and help you challenge yourself in the mountains. -