Burlington, Vt., — Burton Snowboards announced today that Eric Gaisser has been hired as their new Boot and Liner Developer. In this position, Gaisser will oversee design and development for men’s, women’s and kid’s snowboard boots and boot liners.

Gaisser was most recently Boot Developer at Ride Snowboards in Preston, Washington, a position he held since 1996. He began working at Ride Snowboards in 1994 as a customer service representative.

Prior to working at Ride Snowboards, Gaisser worked at Wave Rave Snowboard shop in Mammoth Lakes, California. Gaisser earned a BS in marketing from The University of Colorado, Boulder Colorado.