Rab, Lowe Alpine Names New National Sales Manager
September 15, 2022
Louisville, CO (September, 2022) /OUTDOOR SPORTSWIRE/ – Rab and Lowe Alpine, industry leaders in merging the development of quality outdoor gear and apparel with sustainability and environmental awareness, announced that they have named Peter McConkie as a new National Sales Manager, adding an industry veteran with more than 20 years in the business to the companies’ growing sales team.
McConkie joins Rab and Lowe Alpine after spending the past four years as the National Sales Manager for Vasque Footwear, which specializes in performance hiking boots and hiking shoes for men, women, and children. McConkie also spent 20 years in sales management for Liberty Mountain, one of the largest wholesale distributors of technical outdoor products and climbing gear in the U.S.
“I’ve known the people at Rab and Lowe Alpine and worked with them in different capacities for more than a decade, and everyone in the industry knows about their commitment to quality,” McConkie said. “This opportunity was incredibly enticing and a very easy choice, because they’ve been doing things right for so long when it comes to their products and their relationships with specialty retailers. I’m excited to join their sales team and support our partners.”
In his new role at Rab and Lowe Alpine, McConkie will work with the company’s national sales network to increase brand awareness and establish new relationships with specialty retailers that align with the companies’ longstanding commitment to designing quality outdoor gear and equipping all adventures for the ascent.
“We are excited to have Peter leading our sales team as we continue to grow the Rab and Lowe Alpine brands in the U.S. with a sales strategy that supports the independent retailer,” said Jon Frederick, US Country Manager for Rab and Lowe Alpine. “Peter is a welcome addition to Equip because his professional reputation is outstanding and we know he’ll do great things on our team.”
About Equip Outdoor Technologies Ltd.
Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd is an international business with the head office based in Derbyshire, UK. We are proud to own both the Rab and Lowe Alpine brands. We design exceptional products to meet the needs of our active customers. We encourage our teams to thrive and be part of our success. Our passion for the outdoors and adventurous spirit sets the foundation for what we do. We are proud to be a certified Climate Neutral Company and a Fair Wear Member since 2020. www.equipuk.com.
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