Posted on 19 01 2015
Bridgedale grows EU & UK Sales Team
Bridgedale is the UK’s leading outdoor sock brand with a long standing reputation for great fitting, high performance, durable socks, designed specifically for ski, expedition, trekking, hiking & trail running. Bridgedale’s unique MerinoFusion yarn technology has been expedition tested on many Himalayan peaks, all of the USA long distance trails, traversing the Antarctic in Winter and a Trans Kalahari run just (to highlight a few) coupled with 100 years of production heritage to ensure Bridgedale socks deliver all day comfort even in the world’s harshest conditions.
With continued growth within Ski, Outdoor and Trail Running categories as well as the recent launch of Hats and Gloves, Bridgedale has rearranged and added to the existing Bridgedale sales force so as to provide enhanced support and coverage throughout the UK and Europe.
Maxime Guillaumond is our most recent recruit and will join us with a strong outdoor background. Maxime will join Bridgedale on February 2nd and be based in Eurasburg, Germany. One the key focus of his role as Business Development Manager will be to continue to support our Group Distributor, OSC GmbH based in Germany who cover most of the German speaking segment of Europe which includes Austria and Italy, He will also be responsible for Bridgedale’s distributors in Central and Eastern Europe including Poland, Chez Republic, Slovakia and others.
Vicki Turner has recently joined Bridgedale as Business Development Manager and being based in the UK will look after house accounts, UK Distributor Burton McCall and our other distributors covering Holland, Belgium, France and Spain.
Carolyn Dunn continues to look after all Bridgedale’s marketing activity as well as Business Development primarily within the Nordics, Ireland, Israel, Russia, Turkey, Cyprus and Greece
Steve Fowler, Managing Director says “I am very pleased with and am very confident in the new Team structure which will better enable me to concentrate on further business development.