Northwave Welcomes Back Marc Frank Montoya to the 04-05 Team

Seattle, Washington, August 26, 2004- Northwave North America is pleased to announce Marc Frank Montoya’s return to the Northwave Snowboard Boots team roster for 04/05. No unfamiliar face to Northwave, Marc returns to the Crew for a second round after a two-year break.

With an extensive bag of tricks, incredible style, and a ton of genuine personality, Marc’s shredding has put him at the forefront of Snowboarding. The kids love him and the media are eating it up- just check out his footage in the videos- “Love/Hate(Kids Know Productions) and “Moment of Truth (F.O.D.T. Productions), due out this September. Marc’s got the print coverage, too- an interview in the Snowboarder “Buyers Guide, (August 2004) and a monthly column in Transworld Snowboarding, “Ask Dr. Marco.

When we asked Marc for a quote, he had this to say about the move back to Northwave: “Shit, I gotta be ridin’ the boots that look the illest so you know where I’ma be at! I mean everybody already knows they’re the best anyway!” Dane Hjort is equally excited: “We’re hyped to have Marc back on the Northwave Team- his riding style and attitude towards snowboarding are pushing the limits more than ever!

Seattle based Northwave North America enters its eighth year of operations with continued industry leadership in raising standards and providing snowboarders with quality boots, bindings and accessories. Backed with progressive marketing and an “A List roster of team riders, Northwave Snowboard Boots, Drake Snowboard Bindings, and Bakoda Design Logic have become the brands of choice for riders worldwide.