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Vans Global VP of Marketing on how Vans is globalizing the function

Vans Global VP of Marketing on how Vans is globalizing the function

April 16, 2015 Tiffany Montgomery
A key strategic priority for Vans is also a top priority for many other companies in this space: How to create and maintain a truly global brand. Fara Howard shares how Vans is approaching the task.
SES Special: Vans President Kevin Bailey

SES Special: Vans President Kevin Bailey

April 15, 2015 Tiffany Montgomery
An update on Vans initiatives that other industry companies are also striving to achieve: globalization, distribution segmentation, company retail expansion, and product extensions via sub branding. Also, reaching $2 billion and fighting off athletic.

Vans PROPELLER world premiere tour dates announced

April 06, 2015 Press Releases
This May, Vans marks the official release of the highly anticipated first-ever, feature-length Vans global skateboarding video, PROPELLER.

Vans names Lance Eddy Director of Sales

March 12, 2015 Press Releases
Vans, the original action sports footwear and apparel brand is pleased to announce the promotion of Lance Eddy to the Director of Sales overseeing the core footwear channel.

Vans welcomes Rowan Zorilla to the global skate footwear and apparel teams

March 03, 2015 Press Releases
Vans proudly announces the addition of 19-year-old amateur skateboarder Rowan Zorilla to the brand’s impressive skate footwear and growing apparel roster.

House of Vans at the Mohawk returns to the SXSW Music Festival

March 02, 2015 Press Releases
Vans’ cultural hub and international music venue, the House of Vans, returns to Austin for the 2015 SXSW Music Festival beginning March 17.
Vans rules London

Vans rules London

February 23, 2015 Tiffany Montgomery
SES was in London for a few days earlier this month, and it was impressive to see the breadth of Vans’ reach in the city.

Vans Snow welcomes new generation of riders

February 19, 2015 Press Releases
Welcoming the next generation of riders, Vans is proud to announce the newest additions to the family, Dillon Ojo, Dan Liedahl, Sam Taxwood and Mike Ravelson.
Steve Murray on big plans for Dr. Martens, why he left VF, Urban and Deckers

Steve Murray on big plans for Dr. Martens, why he left VF, Urban and Deckers

February 16, 2015 Tiffany Montgomery
An interesting conversation with former Vans President Steve Murray about his new role at Dr. Martens, major expansion plans for the brand, and why he left VF, Urban Outfitters and Deckers.
Vans surpasses $2 billion in 2014

Vans surpasses $2 billion in 2014

February 13, 2015 Tiffany Montgomery
VF executives provided details about the brand’s performance in Q4 and 2014 around the world, and also shared insights about Reef, The North Face and Timberland.

Vans introduces the new Classic Lites collection for Spring 2015

February 11, 2015 Press Releases
Vans revamps the progressive Vans LXVI Classic Lites Collection for spring, with a renewed perspective in design and comfort applied on Vans’ most iconic styles.
Vans works to reboot snow program, sees opportunity

Vans works to reboot snow program, sees opportunity

January 28, 2015 Tiffany Montgomery
How Vans plans to bounce back from supply chain issues with its snowboard boots that left the brand unable to deliver product to retailers this winter season. Plus, why the brand see opportunities in the category.

House of Vans storms Denver

January 16, 2015 Press Releases
Vans proudly brings the iconic House of Vans to Denver, CO to present RUN THE JEWELS, METZ, and DJ outfit THE BLACKOUTS at the historical Ogden Theater on January 29 during the SnowSports Industries of America (SIA) tradeshow.

2015 Vans Hi-Standard Snow Series world tour dates

January 08, 2015 Press Releases
Vans proudly kicks off 2015 with the Vans Hi-Standard Series, an international contest series inviting snowboarders from around to the world to exhibit pure style and creativity in an exciting jam format.

Save the date for House of Vans Berlin on Jan. 20, 2015

December 18, 2014 Press Releases
When thousands of skate, style and music enthusiasts flood Germany's capital to attend the various shows and parties hosted by this vibrant city, Berlin is undeniably the place to be.
Vans annual North Shore barbecue draws big crowd

Vans annual North Shore barbecue draws big crowd

December 09, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Vans, the sponsor of the Triple Crown of Surfing, hosted its annual barbecue on the North Shore Monday night. A large crowd of industry executives, retailers, ASP and Triple Crown officials and athletes turned out for the event.

Vans’ Mountain Edition footwear collection expands

November 04, 2014 Press Releases
Vans, the original action sports brand, expands its range of innovative Mountain Edition Footwear for holiday 2014

Vans, Active Ride Shop celebrate collaboration

October 30, 2014 Press Releases
2014 is Active Ride Shop’s 25th year supporting skateboarding and Vans created a special Sk8-Hi Pro shoe to celebrate.

Vans and city of Boston break ground on Lynch family skatepark in Cambridge

October 23, 2014 Press Releases
Steve Van Doren traveled back to his hometown in Boston to celebrate the groundbreaking of Lynch Family Skatepark alongside Congressman Michael Capuano, Peter Lynch of the Lynch Foundation, Renata von Tscharner of the Charles River Conservancy and state o
VF to boost Q4 marketing spend for Vans and North Face - how the brands performed in Q3

VF to boost Q4 marketing spend for Vans and North Face - how the brands performed in Q3

October 20, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Details about the increased marketing spend for Vans and The North Face, plus how Vans, The North Face and Timberland performed around the world in Q3.

Vans Mountain Edition Apparel returns for fall 2014

September 05, 2014 Press Releases
Just in time for the forthcoming climate changes, Vans Mountain Edition Apparel returns for the fall season with an updated range of weather-resistant outerwear.
Steve Murray named CEO of Dr. Martens

Steve Murray named CEO of Dr. Martens

August 19, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Footwear company Dr. Martens has named former Vans President and VF Action Sports executive Steve Murray CEO, starting in October.
Vans announces plans for Coastal Edge ECSC

Vans announces plans for Coastal Edge ECSC

August 12, 2014 Press Releases
“It is amazing to see the generations of board riders that converge here every year in Virginia Beach to celebrate this 52-year old event,” said D. Nachnani, Coastal Edge president.
Photos from Vans VIP retailer party at Bobby Abdel's home

Photos from Vans VIP retailer party at Bobby Abdel's home

August 01, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Vans hosted a VIP party for retailers at the home of Jack’s co-owner Bobby Abdel Thursday as the Vans US Open of Surfing heads into its final weekend.
VF Action Sports Americas President on Vans US Open of Surfing changes

VF Action Sports Americas President on Vans US Open of Surfing changes

August 01, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
SES walked the Vans US Open of Surfing site with VF President of Action Sports Americas Kevin Bailey to see how the venue has changed this year.