Interviews

Industry Profile: Rome SDS Rep John Graham

Job Title: California Rome Rep Employer: Rome Snowboard Design Syndicate Years on snow: 28 Years Days on snow: 2000+ Currently Riding: Mod Rocker 156 with Mob Bindings Currently I am: Feeding my 4-month-old daughter Zoe! Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself John: I’m into long walks in the village and coffee by the ice skating rink, I enjoy sushi dinners and curling up in front of the fire with a good...

19 Jul 6:52 AM 10 Read More...

Industry Profile: evo Founder Bryce Phillips

Job Title: Founder Employer: evo Years on snow: about 20 Days on snow: 50-70 depending on the year Currently Riding: K2 Pontoons (yes, two snowboards) Currently I am: Looking out at the Olympics getting some work done on a Sunday evening Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Bryce: I started evo just about 10 years ago out of my apartment while living between Whistler and Seattle. It’s all gone by pret...

14 Jul 6:50 AM 1 Read More...

Industry Profile: Milosport Co-Owner Ben Pellegrino

Job Title: Co-Owner of Milosport Employer: Other owners are Todd Mitchell, Calvin Egbert, George Egbert and George Johnston Years on snow: 26 years on snow Days of snow: 80-100 days a year (avg 90?) Currently riding: 09/10 Capita Black Death Inc 156cm, 09/10 DC Devun Walsh 158cm, 10/11 Capita Charlie Slasher 158cm Currently I am: Staring at this damn computer screen. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourse...

12 Jul 6:53 AM 11 Read More...

Industry Profile: Seven Springs Park Head Digger Jordan Soohy

Job Title: Lead Hand Crew/Head Digger Employer: Seven Springs Mountain Resort Years on snow: 8 Days on snow: 100+ every year Currently Riding: Rome Artifact Rocker 150 Currently I am: Keeping it real Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Jordan: I grew up in Virginia, but moved to Pittsburgh, PA when I was 12. My dad is a retired FBI agent and lived a super secret life I’m not even sure that I know h...

07 Jul 7:03 AM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: O'Neill Director of Marketing Cedar Carter

Job Title: Director of Marketing Employer: O’Neill Years on snow: Around 20 Days on snow: Not enough! Currently Riding: one of the new BTX boards from Mervin Manufacturing Currently I am: wishing I wasn’t sitting at my desk Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Cedar: I grew up in Washington and went to college about 45 min from Mt Baker so I definitely had a lot of snow in my life! I started as ...

05 Jul 6:51 AM 3 Read More...

Industry Profile: Holden Account Relations/Logistics Nate Betteker

Job Title: Account Relations/Logistics Employer: Holden Outerwear Years on snow: 17 Days on snow: This season. Ha. One. Sadly Currently Riding: 1970's Red Raleigh with a basket Currently I am: Putting the last touches on my backyard chicken coop [singlepic id=12016 w=300 h=451 float=] Photo:  Yobeat Halloween Spectacular Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Nate: I am an aries male that enjoys work...

30 Jun 6:26 AM 1 Read More...

Industry Profile: POW Gloves Marketing Promotions Director John Kaiser

Job Title: Promotions Director Employer: POW Gloves Years on snow: 21 Days on snow: midweek Currently Riding: Capita Stairmaster Extreme (2013) Currently I am: Wishing I was outside (the sun is out in seattle!) Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself and how snowboarding has changed your life? John: Born and raised in Philly, snowboarding was/is what shaped my educational and professional life starting w...

28 Jun 6:45 AM 4 Read More...

Shayboarder interview on Snomie.com

Earlier this week I sat down with Jed from Snomie for an interview about shayboarder.com to find out more about blogging and how my blog has become so successful.  The interview just got posted up, so if you want to hear the background behind shayboarder.com, what inspires me and how I continue to make this blog happen (and also some stuff you might not know), check it out! Also a thanks to Jed for having the int...

25 Jun 8:54 AM 0 Read More...

Industry Profile: NW! Snowboards Communications + Art Director Andrew Guddat

Job Title: Communications + Art Director Employer: NW! snowboards Years on snow: about 8 Days on snow: I average about 50 days a year. Currently Riding: Tahoe on a NW! Catalyst 156 Reverse Currently I am: Young, Naïve and Passionate. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Andrew: I am a snowboarder, an artist, a videographer, a photographer and a networker. Shay: How has snowboarding changed your life...

23 Jun 6:58 AM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: The House Social Media/Marketing Manager Adryan Roane Ritter

Job Title: Social Media/Marketing Manager and Team Coordinator Employer: The House Boardshop Years on snow: 18 on a snowboard. 27 total. Days on snow: A lot Currently I am: Sitting in my backyard in Portland with my MacBook and my roommate's dog Gaper. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Adryan: Born and raised in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. I'm a freckle faced mountain girl through-and-through. Recen...

21 Jun 7:06 AM 0 Read More...