CARLSBAD, CA- AUG 22, 2003

Velvet Eyewear and Version Optic welcome Chris Berger and Joe Phillippe to their team of sales representatives. Chris and Joe of Let It Ride Sales were brought on as a team to represent Velvet and Version in the Northern California territory.

Chris Berger joins the Velvet and Version rep force with nine years of sales rep experience in the Northern California territory. Couple that with five years of prior retail experience and Chris proves to be a great addition to the sales force. Dedicated to selling and representing products which he believes are the best in their class, Chris’s other lines are Ride Snowboards and Tangent Clothing.

The Let It Ride Sales group, also includes Joe Phillippe, who will be working directly with Chris. in representing Velvet and Version for N. Cal. Joe brings 10 years of shop experience, in addition to a love of the industry.”Since my first show, I felt like I was being groomed to be on the industry side of snowboarding. Someone who helps fuel the fire inside all of us who wish to see snowboarding grow. Now with the opportunity to be a part of Version and Velvet, I feel I am doing just that, representing a company that I believe in. It’s exactly where I want to be. — Joe Phillippe

Want to know more?
Chris Berger, Joe Phillippe
Let It Ride Sales
Ride, Tangent Clothing, Velvet Eyewear, Version Optic
Phone: (916) 965-8222
Fax:(916) 848-3373
E-mail: chrisberger1@msn.com

Velvet Eyewear and Version Optic are located in Carlsbad, California. Striving to equally provide technically advanced, as well as fashion forward eyewear globally. For additional information, please contact either brand by phone (760) 929 -2190, toll-free 888-786-0333, fax (760) 929-8714, or e-mail .