San Clemente, CA ¿ October 26, 2001 ¿ Four Star Distribution Announces new Director of Marketing Dan McNamara who will be relocating from Vermont to join the marketing team at its headquarters in San Clemente, CA this November.

McNamara has been with Four Star Distribution for the past four years working in the Northeastern division as a sales representative, and will transition into overseeing the marketing division for all Four Star Distribution brands to include the skate and snow division brands: Forum snowboards, Special Blend apparel, Four Square outerwear, and C1RCA footwear and apparel.

McNamara comes to Four Star Distribution after acting as a Northeastern sales representative for eight years with his sales agency OTM Limited, where he has represented companies such as Sole Technologies and Volcom, and most recently Four Star Distribution. He also has solid snowboard manufacturing experience as well as an extensive retail background.

Amongst McNamara’s responsibilities will be to create a stronger internal support team for Four Star Distribution’s global network of retailers and distributors.

Four Star Distribution also announces Kim Peterson as the new media/public relations manager. She will join the marketing team at its headquarters in San Clemente, CA.

Peterson comes to this position most recently from Red Bull Energy Drink, Santa Monica, CA, where she acted as media relations manager for Red Bull’s national and regional events, and handled sports communications for Red Bull athletes. Prior to that she acted as the director of sales and marketing for Crossrocket and Monsterskate, divisions of Swell, Inc., San Juan Capistrano, CA, and as the director of communications/public relations and spokesperson for Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort and The Canyons Resort, both in Utah.

In her new role, Peterson will handle media relations for all Four Star Distribution brands to include the skate and snow division brands: Forum snowboards, Special Blend apparel, Four Square outerwear, and C1RCA footwear and apparel.