Red Wing, MN – November 5, 2018 -Vasque Footwear, a family-owned company with more than 50 years of experience in the outdoor footwear sector, is pleased to welcome industry veteran Peter McConkie as its new National Sales Manager. Beginning in November, McConkie will head up leadership of the domestic sales team, providing the highest level of sales support and direction. He willdrive domestic wholesale business in existing channels and develop new channels of distribution to help engage all outdoor users.
Vasque Global Sales Manager Joel Lee said, “Peter is an avid outdoor enthusiast, who is bringing many years of sales and brand strategy experience to our team with a solid reputation of sharing our core values.His connections with dealers is invaluable and we’re thrilled to have him on our team.”
With 20 years of sales experience at Liberty Mountain, from representative all the way to sales director level, McConkie has a strong understanding of a brand’s market potential and what it takes to grow within those markets.
“The Vasque team is phenomenal. Each and every person there is committed to the brand and developing the best product available. I have yet to work with a single person at Vasque that wasn’t open to new ideas and opportunities. I’m truly looking forward to the mentorship our entire team has to bring to the table,” said McConkie.
Based in Holliday, Utah with his wife and four children, McConkie enjoys getting outdoors, backpacking, camping, biking and climbing.
Vasque Footwear has delivered trust on the trail since 1964. With nearly 55 years of trail footwear innovation, our dedication to on-the-trail performance excellence has never been stronger. Our men's, women's and kids’ hiking boots, backpacking boots and trail running shoes deliver trusted miles on any trail, in any condition, around the world.
We design and produce trail footwear with a single-minded purpose: every technical innovation and breakthrough starts with elevating your experience on the trail. The foundation of being honest, original and true to who we are, and listening to our customers is what keeps millions of people coming back to Vasque.
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