Interviews

Industry Profile: HCSC On Hill Manager/Digger Corey McDonald

Job Title: On Hill Manager/Head Digger Employer: High Cascade Snowboard Camp Years on snow: 22 Days on snow: 200 + Currently Riding: Dinosaurs Will Die Genovese 157 Currently I am: Finishing up the summer at HCSC getting ready to Jump into winter mode with Planet. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Corey: Grew up snowboarding in Idaho during the golden years of snowboarding (92-96) where we were bl...

26 Aug 10:22 AM 4 Read More...

Industry Profile: Solstice Supply Founder Justin Clapick

Job Title: Founder Employer: SolsticeSupply.com Years on snow: 17 Days on snow: 60 + p/year Currently Riding: Lib Tech Jamie Lynn Currently I am: Geeking out on Microsoft Word Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Justin: 30 years old. Born and raised in San Diego, CA. Moved to Bend, OR in 2004. I enjoy long walks on the beach, writing limericks and the occasional haiku. [singlepic id=9908 w=2700 h=...

24 Aug 8:41 AM 0 Read More...

Industry Profile: Spy Goggle PLM Brent Sandor

Job Title: Goggle Product Line Manager Employer: Spy Optic Years on snow: 10 Days on snow: Plenty and never enough Currently Riding: The new Spy prototype goggle. Doing hotlaps on a skateboard testing vision and fogging. So far – Amazing... During the winter – anything I can swindle, beg, borrow or steal from friends. Major thanks to everyone who has hooked me up. Currently I am: Typing on the balcony, suns...

19 Aug 8:41 AM 3 Read More...

Industry Profile: Pro Snowboarder Izzy Lalive

Job Title: a gypsy snowboardcoach/hustler/life student/sometimes waitress pro shredder babe... Employer: Tim Windell... well, he was- but not anymore. So I guess I am actually employer-less... haha.. yess! It feels pretty amazing-- just cruising free-bird status. I am about to return to being a full time student...I am stoked- I really love school. Years on snow: My parents had me on skis when I was two... some pl...

17 Aug 8:23 AM 5 Read More...

Industry Profile: K2 Sales Rep John JP Pinnick

Job Title: Sales Rep Employer: K2 Snowboarding Years on snow: 20 Days on snow: Not enough Currently Riding: Gyrator/Parkstar-Auto Evers-Maysis Currently I am: Waiting to get the boat out for wake laps and writing this Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself JP: Not a NATIVE... but got here as fast as I could. hehe. In 1990 I became a CO resident going to the Colorado Institute of Art. I have 2 daughters ...

12 Aug 10:56 AM 6 Read More...

Industry Profile: Park City Mountain Resort Marketing & Communications Manager Meisha Lawson

Job Title: Marketing and Communications Manager Employer: Park City Mountain Resort Years on snow: My first experience on snow was in Aspen, Colorado when I was 4, BUT I grew up in Mississippi. Needless to say that first snow experience was an isolated incident! My true ''snow career'' begin in 2002, so eight years. Days on snow: Total? I haven't counted. Last season I came in right about 60, which isn't as hi...

10 Aug 7:38 AM 12 Read More...

Industry Profile: CMC Student and Intern Cody Clark

Job Title: CMC student/intern Employer: I have interned for Never Summer Industries and Spacecraft Clothing Years on snow: 11 Days on snow: 70-80 Currently Riding: 158 Salomon drift and 07-08 union contacts currently I am: just living the dream Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Cody: Well my name is Cody Clark, I grew up in Arvada co, right outside of Denver. I go to school in steamboat at CMC g...

05 Aug 9:40 AM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: Ride Snowboard Designer Paul McGinty

Job Title: Design Engineer - Snowboards Employer: Ride Snowboards Years on snow: 18 Days on snow: Optimistically ~50 days. Currently Riding: Protos (white top and a single black sprayed paint rat on the left side of tail). Currently I am: plugged into my IPod with: ‘Manic Street Preachers’ - track: ‘Revol’ in a bar in Hong Kong. Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Paul: Born 1975 Swansea,...

03 Aug 7:52 AM 10 Read More...

Industry Profile: Powdertools Assistant Manager Bernie Tomassetti

Job Title: Assistant Manager Employer: Powder Tools Snowboard Shop Years on snow: 18 Days on snow: 90+ Currently Riding: Ride Society 157, Ride RFL boots size 8.5, Ride Alpha Movement Bindings, CAPP3L Clothing, Oakley Crowbar Goggles, Skull Candy headphones Currently I am: Waiting anxiously for the Flyers Stanley Cup finals game 1 to start. My Flyers and Phillies are playing today, it's awesome. Shay: Tel...

29 Jul 6:32 AM 6 Read More...

Industry Profile: Area-241 Creator Mike Basich

Job Title: hmmm. Snowboarder/innovator, creator maybe. Employer: Self, with my clothing company (Two For One). Years on snow: standing sideways on snow since 1985 Days on snow: More then not. Currently Riding: Tahoe cali maybe 45 days a year but hope more next year Currently I am: Not riding and at my computer so I can share what I am up to with you Shay: Tell us a little bit about yourself Mike: I'm a fr...

27 Jul 6:49 AM 2 Read More...