Interviews

Catching up with Danny Davis & Green Mountain Project

When the Dew Tour rolled into Breckenridge, I had the opportunity to sit down with Danny Davis to find out more about the new 2012 Green Mountain Project outerwear collection. The outerwear will utilize fabric made from recycled plastic bottles. It's part of the next phase of the Burton x Mountain Dew partnership which works perfectly since Danny Davis is a sponsored rider of both brands and committed to improvin...

23 Dec 8:01 PM 1 Read More...

Industry Profile: Bluebird Wax Kurt Wastell

Job Title: snowboarder/ landscaper Employer: myself and bluebird wax/wine/snowboards Years on snow: 21 years Days on snow: Way to many to count Currently Riding: Bluebird Wastell 155 Currently I am: Not in Utah anymore...Currently living in SoCal and sometimes in Jackson hole. Shay:Tell us a little bit about yourself Kurt: Born in Redding California, lived in Utah when I was little then moved back to Cali bu...

13 Sep 12:52 PM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: Snowboard Mag Online Editor Jonathan Glass

Job Title: Online Editor Employer: Snowboard Magazine Years on snow: 18 Days on snow: Roughly 50+ /year Currently Riding: Lib Tech Trice 157, Union Contact Pro, Flow HiLite Focus Boot Currently I am: Drinking Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Jon: I grew up just north of Boston in the quaint town of Manchester By-The-Sea. Yes, that is the real name, which was changed from Manchester by its residents ...

11 Sep 7:09 AM 0 Read More...

Industry Profile: Standard Films Videographer Scott Studach

Cover Photo: Cory Peasley Years on snow: 19 Days on snow: 200+ days per season. Currently Riding: 2013 Lib-Tech “TRS” 157, Bent Metal Bindings “Mortals”, 686 Outerwear, New Balance boots, POW gloves, Casual Industries clothing. Currently I am: Enjoying summer and waiting for it to start snowing. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself: Scott: I just like to play on my snowboard and film cool shit....

06 Sep 2:56 PM 3 Read More...

Industry Profile: Timebomb Trading Marketing Director David Birnie

Job Title: Marketing Director/ Teams Manager Employer: Timebomb Trading Distribution (Canada 32/etnies,Dragon, Stance and LRG) Years on snow: 20 Days on snow: 70 chair days, -2 days hiking, split board still in the wrapper Currently Riding: Dinosaurswilldie jkwon 155 with Union Cobra Dogs Currently I am: Kidding myself on learning anything new on a skateboard, old dog new tricks….. Shay: Tell us a little bi...

04 Sep 11:55 AM 1 Read More...

Industry Profile: Sports Marketer Mary Walsh

Job Title: Self-Employed sports marketer, writer Employer: Gigs with Red Bull, Oakley, and Windells Years on snow: Since age 14 Days on snow: Counting is for iPhone apps Currently Riding: Loon and Waterville in New Hampshire whenever I am home, a Rome Lofi Rocker and Oakley goggles and outerwear Currently I am: in Welches, Oregon for the summer, working for Windells camp for my fourth summer Shay: Tell us a l...

31 Aug 10:05 AM 0 Read More...

Industry Profile: Eagle Pass Heliskiing Lead Guide Scott Newsome

Photo: Sean Hannah Job Title: Owner, Vice President of operations and Lead Guide Eagle Pass Heli Employer: Eagle Pass Heliskiing Years on snow: 34, years snowboarding 25 Days on snow: 180 per year Currently Riding: Trapper Snowboards made in Revelstoke, Scott Newsome proto type guide specific split promodel to be released this year. Currently I am: Tired of summer and looking forward to winter. I did catch a ...

28 Aug 10:02 AM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: Skullcandy Canadian Brand Director Luke Edgar

Job Title: Canadian Brand Director Employer: Skullcandy Years on snow: 37yrs on snow, 27yrs on snowboard Days on snow: 50+ Currently Riding: Venture Split, tour more than area and K2 Gyrator for resort pow Currently I am: Riding better than ever…about to turn 50, but I feel 34. Planning on going to Banked Slalom again this January, first time back in 10 years but I have at least 13 tours of duty, can't wait!! ...

21 Aug 9:41 AM 5 Read More...

Industry Profile: Woodward Tahoe Digital Media Manager Paul Heran

Job Title: Digital Media Program Manager Employer: Woodward Tahoe Years on snow: 13 Days on snow: Never enough! Currently Riding: my rollie chair in my office Currently I am: thoroughly drained from summer camp. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Paul: I am just a human that somehow stumbled into a life that I can't really complain about. Shay: How has snowboarding/skiing changed your life? Paul: ...

16 Aug 10:14 AM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: Dakine Product Developer Dax Richey

Job Title: Senior Product Developer for Packs and Bags Employer: DAKINE Years on snow: 21 solid seasons Days on snow: It’s never enough is it? Currently Riding: Capita Charlie Slasher and Capita Totally F’kn Awesome strapped with Union’s. Also running a Jones Solution Split w/ Spark’s. Currently I am: Riding bikes. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Dax: I’m from Alabama, where I learne...

09 Aug 11:44 AM 1 Read More...