Ryan may be the ultimate skate industry insider. Here, he shares details about his path in skateboarding, what he learned during his many years as GM of Skatepark of Tampa, how he overcame getting fired, and how The Boardr has pivoted given how COVID has impacted events.
We asked CEO Joe Kudla how this new outside investment will impact core retailers and the wholesale strategy. Plus, details about how much Vuori grew in 2020 and the forecast for 2021.
Details about how much revenue the popular volley swim brand generated in 2020, plus how much new owner Solo Brands paid to acquire Chubbies last month.
The latest Piper Sandler Taking Stock with Teens Survey showed some interesting trends including the continued rise of PacSun, a rebound from Converse and a slight softening of the Vans mania of the past few years.
Several industry executives have taken on new jobs in the industry of late.