Schoeller Textils USA. hires Cricket Griesman as Sales Manager

Cricket Griesman is West Coast Sales Manager for Schoeller Textiles U.S.A.

Schoeller Textils USA hires Cricket Griesman as West Coast Sales Manager

Seattle, WA- Schoeller Textils U.S.A. hired Cricket Griesman as its new West Coast Sale Manager. Griesman brings detailed knowledge of fabric development having help that position at Outdoor Research for 10 years. Previously, he worked at The Swallow's Nest, a specialty outdoor shop that served as the starting block for many Industry Notables.

While at Outdoor research, Griesman headed up a dramatic restructuring of the material inventory analysis process. This enabled a streamlining of the in-house production process, resulting in increased productivity and better margins on products built at the Seattle facility.

Griesman's background in both specialty retail and outdoor manufacturing makes him a great resource for outdoor brands, especially those that are making the transition from small startup companies to larger ones with multiple production sources.

”We are very pleased and excited with the addition of Mr. Griesman to our schoeller team. Cricket brings a broad knowledge from the retail, product manufacturer and technology sectors; this, in addition to his great communication skills, ensure that he is the perfect fit for his position as Sales Manager at Schoeller Textile,” said Tom Weinbender, President of Schoeller U.S.A.

In addition to his fabric expertise and exceptional customer service, Griesman posses a passion for both randonnee ski racing and sea kayaking.
He can be reached in the Schoeller U.S.A. office in Seattle at or 206 283 6991.

About Schoeller Textil U.S.A.
Schoeller Textil U.S.A. is a subsidiary of Schoeller Textil AG, an internationally established high-tech company based in Sevelen, Switzerland specializing in innovative fabrics and technologies. The numerous awards and recognition that Schoeller has received are a testament to the continued ingenuity that began with Schoeller's inception in 1868. Most recently, Schoeller received the highest possible honors in the clothing category at The European OutDoor show last August for its newest fabric and technology, ColdBlack. The company's textiles and finishing technologies are environmentally sound and meet the bluesign® standard, the most stringent standard for safe and sustainable textile production. For more information visit