Westcomb hires sales agencies in Northeast, Mid-Atlantic territories

Westcomb, the Vancouver-based outdoor apparel manufacturer, this month hired new sales agencies in the Northeastern U.S., Pursuit Brand Equity Group, and in the Mid-Atlantic, Moraine Sales.

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Westcomb, the Vancouver-based manufacturer of functional, uncomplicated outdoor apparel of the highest quality workmanship, this month hired new sales agencies in two U.S. territories. Pursuit Brand Equity Group will represent Westcomb in the Northeast (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI), and Moraine Sales will represent the company in the Mid-Atlantic (NY, NJ, PA, VA, DC, MD, DE).

Based in New Hampshire, Pursuit founders Jonathan Vinet and Adam Casey bring a combined 15 years experience in the outdoor and ski industries. Other brands their agency represents include SCARPA North America, Icelantic Skis, Sole Custom Foot-beds, Sugoi Performance Apparel, Ray-Ban Eyewear and Mountain Shades/Optic Nerve Eyewear. Contact: 603-292-5923 or jvinet@pursuitsales.com.

Moraine Sales is based in New York City. Founder Todd Fairbairn has been in the outdoor business for 11 years. He worked for a number of years for The North Face, first in sales and later as an in-house sales representative based in New York, where he built relationships with core outdoor and ski shops as well as urban and fashion boutiques. Fairbairn established Moraine sales in 2002 and is joined by Moraine colleagues Dana Seaton and Cathy Tomlin. Moraine also represents Canada Goose and Baylis self-powered MP3 players, radios and lights. Contact: 212-604-0304 or info@morainesales.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, a 2008 Skiing Magazine Best in Test Award, four APEX Design Awards from Polartec as well as an ISPO ‘Brand New' award.

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