Westcomb adds new sales representation in Northwest

Dave Simpson Base Camp Communications dsimpson@basecampcomm.com (307) 745-7575

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Westcomb, the Vancouver-based manufacturer of functional, uncomplicated outdoor apparel of the highest quality workmanship, recently hired new a new sales team in the Pacific Northwest, Kiwi Outdoor Representation. The agency will assume sales duties for Westcomb in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana, effective immediately.

The agency and its founder, ‘Kiwi Dave' Cockburn, bring 12 years of outdoor industry experience to the job. Cockburn started his industry career in his native New Zealand at iconic outdoor product manufacturer Fairydown. He came to the U.S. on a climbing trip in 1999 and later founded his agency in 2003. Kiwi Outdoor Representation also works for Metolius, Evolv and Tifosi Optics.

Cockburn can be reached at (503) 786 5059 or dave@kiwirep.com.

For more information about Westcomb, visit www.westcomb.com.

About Westcomb

Based in Vancouver, B.C., Westcomb uses its ‘True Form' design philosophy to create functional, uncomplicated gear of the highest quality workmanship. Each and every Westcomb piece is a product of precision thinking, thoughtful design, extensive development and constant refinement. The company, founded in 2004, partners with the world's leading material innovators to engineer technically advanced gear constructed with the most cutting-edge materials available – often creating industry ‘firsts' in the process. All Westcomb garments are designed and built in Vancouver. This design philosophy and experience has garnered the company international accolades, including a 2008 Backpacker Editors' Choice Award, four APEX Design Awards from Polartec as well as an ISPO ‘Brand New' award.

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