RICHMOND, Calif. & PORTLAND, Ore.--Mountain Hardwear, Inc., a leading mountaineering, outdoor equipment and clothing company, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Columbia Sportswear Company (Nasdaq:COLM - News), today named Joe Flannery to serve as Vice President of Global Marketing with responsibility for the Mountain Hardwear and Montrail® brands.
Jimmy Winkelmann was just trying to be funny and maybe earn a buck or two for college. But now his two-year-old clothing line,
Hauppauge, New York-based U.S. Luggage LLC, has promoted Bob Addario to vice president of sales for its SOLO division—a supplier of consumer-targeted collections of laptop cases, attachés, business backpacks and ladies’ totes. Addario is taking over all responsibilities of SOLO president, Stuart Goodman, who retires in January 2008 and will oversee the entire sales division. Goodman had been with U.S. Luggage LLC for 21 years. “We are excited to have Bob at the helm of the SOLO sales team,”said U.S. Luggage CEO Richard Krulik. “He has proven himself as a great leader, and with his vast experience in sales and knowledge of our industry