Originally published on Outdoor Industry Association.
Vancouver, Washington — Jul 25, 2017
The team at NetRush is pleased to welcome Ryan Riggs as its Director of the Sport and Outdoors division.
Ryan brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to NetRush, gained from over fourteen years in global commercial sales, and brand and product management with KEEN Footwear and Apparel, Equipment, and Accessories with the Columbia brands, Columbia, Mountain Hardwear, and Montrail.
Ryan steps in at an exciting point for NetRush, after doubling its retail partnerships with brands in the sports and outdoor category over the last two years. “I’m really excited to join the Netrush team, and work with the diverse portfolio of brands we have,” Riggs said. “Based in the Pacific Northwest, a hub for brands and manufacturers in the outdoor industry, positions Netrush to connect Amazon customers with great brand stories.”
“As we grow, we’re committed to investing in the right people with the right ideas to give our partners the support they need,” said NetRush CEO, Brian Gonsalves. “Ryan’s leadership will be instrumental in the sustainable growth of leading sports and outdoor brands.”
Ryan and the NetRush team will be at Outdoor Retailer Summer Show in Salt Lake City, Utah, this week.
NetRush is a retailer/agency hybrid that actively manages leading brands on the Amazon platform. NetRush teams provide long term solutions that sustain a brand’s health and drive growth on the Amazon marketplace through optimized content, marketing, design, supply chain management, and premium packaging.