(Canoga Park, Calif. — March 14, 2003) — Sportinc Corporation is very pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Kanes as Director of Product Design and Development. Jason will be taking on the responsibility for the design and development of snowboards, bindings and boots, as well as overseeing production for all of Sportinc’s snowboard brands.
This addition shows Sportinc Corporations commitment to invest and grow its business. “Jason has over 14 years of experience in the snow-sports industry. He combines industrial design, mechanical engineering, and product design strategies that will help create and bring Sportinc products to the forefront of the industry”, say’s Jay Joffe, President of Sportinc Corporation. In addition to pioneering the Thermal/Ride Snowboard factory, Jason has organized from inception the Joyride snowboard manufacturing factory and has developed snowboard designs for 5150, Joyride and, most recently, Forum Snowboards.
Sportinc is a wholly owned subsidiary of E & S International Enterprises, Inc. (“ESI”). All domestic and international sporting goods sales are handled through Sportinc’s head office in Canoga Park, CA. Canadian distribution is handled through the Sportinc office in Toronto, Canada and EU distribution is handled through the Sportinc office in France.
Sportinc is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of four brands of snowboards and related accessories. The four primary snowboard brands that Sportinc distributes are: Atlantis, Type A, Division 23 and Kemper. All brands are complemented by a full line of boots and bindings.
In addition, the company has established a profitable niche in the purchase and sale of off-price sporting goods merchandise, such as footwear, golf equipment, exercise equipment, bicycles, scooters, and other related sports accessories.
E&S International Enterprises Inc. (“ESI”) (http://www.esintl.com/) is a privately held global sales organization. Founded in 1945, ESI has maintained its position as a leading supplier of consumer electronics and appliances to our customers worldwide. For more information on the Sportinc companies please visit http://www.atlantissnowboards.com http://www.kempersnowboards.com http://www.typeasnowboards.com http://www.division23.com .