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Last updated: 07/05/2017 - 10:18

We followed up with Roark CEO Ryan Hitzel and OluKai VP of Marketing Kerry Konrady to find out more about the new financial partnership the companies announced last week

Last updated: 06/29/2017 - 15:00

OluKai makes another investment in an independent lifestyle brand


Last updated: 06/08/2017 - 11:18

The collaboration sock release party took place last Saturday.

Last updated: 05/12/2016 - 15:43

Revivalist and skateboarder Jamie Thomas will be on hand at Said Space in Encinitas Friday May 13.


Last updated: 04/23/2016 - 15:28

The pop-up shop runs at Said Space through May 15th.

Last updated: 01/08/2016 - 08:11

Mark will take over Founder Ryan Hitzel’s duties as President and Ryan will assume the role of CEO.

Last updated: 12/18/2015 - 14:26

Roark Founder Ryan Hitzel and La Jolla Group CEO Daniel Neukomm answer some questions for us about the new partnership

Last updated: 08/25/2015 - 16:00

SES stopped by Tilly’s to see the merchandising strategies during this key season.

Last updated: 04/20/2014 - 17:45
A conversation with Roark Founder Ryan Hitzel about winning SIMA’s Men’s Marketing Campaign of the Year and how storytelling through product and marketing is attracting a following. Plus, how the young brand is financing its business.
Last updated: 05/12/2013 - 23:28
Roark is a new brand with a different perspective that is getting some prime window space at some key core retailers. We talked with Founder Ryan Hitzel to learn more.