Osprey Packs – Page 3 – Osprey Packs Press
Poco AG Safety Notice
SNEWSNet.com – Osprey Packs Named Official Partner of the National Park Foundation to Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial – November 9, 2015

Tag Archives: Osprey Packs

SNEWSNet.com – Osprey Packs Named Official Partner of the National Park Foundation to Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial – November 9, 2015

November 9, 2015

Osprey Packs, a leader in creating top-quality, high-performance, innovative packs to comfortably and efficiently carry gear, has been named an official partner of the National Park Foundation to celebrate the National Park Service during its centennial year.

As an official partner, Osprey has pledged a minimum $25,000 donation through the sale of exclusive packs to aid in the National Park Foundation’s mission to protect more than 84 million acres of national parks through critical conservation and preservation. In addition, Osprey will supply the National Park Foundation with Jet 12 kids daypacks and Moki kids hydration packs for use in their Open OutDoors for Kids program focused on underserved youth and getting kids outdoors.

“Osprey is honored to work in partnership with the National Park Foundation during this centennial year and raise money to protect America’s special places, connect people to parks, and inspire the next generation of park stewards,” said Sam Mix, Manager of Corporate Outreach at Osprey Packs. “We are thrilled to be part of this celebration and hope the ‘Find Your Park/Encuentra Tu Parque’ movement inspires national park enthusiasts and stewards for generations to come.”

Read Full Post
Download PDF

BicycleRetailer.com – Osprey Bolsters Marketing Team with 2 Hires – November 5, 2015

November 5, 2015

Osprey Packs has hired Vince Mazzuca as senior marketing manager and Jennie Wong as sales and marketing coordinator.

Mazzuca will provide leadership to the marketing team, contributing to the development and execution of the brand’s marketing strategy. In addition to strategy, Mazzuca will lead consumer and trade events, media planning, sponsorships, promotions and sell-through. Prior to joining Osprey, Mazzuca served as marketing manager for Ruffwear and global marketing manager at Yakima Products.

Wong will oversee execution of all domestic sales meetings, trade shows, dealer visits and in-house presentations. Wong’s experience in the outdoor industry includes work with Royal Robbins in purchasing, customer service and marketing.

Read Full Post
Download PDF

OutdoorIndustry.org – Osprey Packs Builds Marketing Team with Senior Marketing Manager and Sales and Marketing Coordinator – November 4, 2015

November 4, 2015

Osprey Packs, a leader in creating top-quality, high-performance, innovative packs to comfortably and efficiently carry gear, is pleased to announce two additions to the marketing team. Vince Mazzuca joins the company as Senior Marketing Manager and Jennie Wong as Sales & Marketing Coordinator.

“We’re excited and fortunate to have these two experienced industry experts join our growing communications team,” said Rob BonDurant, Director of Marketing, Osprey Packs.  “In addition to the professional experience each brings, is their equally important cultural connection to the products we make and the sports we support. 2016 will be a exciting year for the Osprey community.”

Read Full Post
Download PDF

SNEWSNet.com – Osprey Packs Builds Marketing Team with Senior Marketing Manager and Sales and Marketing Coordinator – November 4, 2015

November 4, 2015

Osprey Packs, a leader in creating top-quality, high-performance, innovative packs to comfortably and efficiently carry gear, is pleased to announce two additions to the marketing team. Vince Mazzuca joins the company as Senior Marketing Manager and Jennie Wong as Sales & Marketing Coordinator.

“We’re excited and fortunate to have these two experienced industry experts join our growing communications team,” said Rob BonDurant, Director of Marketing, Osprey Packs.  “In addition to the professional experience each brings, is their equally important cultural connection to the products we make and the sports we support. 2016 will be a exciting year for the Osprey community.”

Read Full Post
Download PDF

Good Times and GTWeekly.com – Featuring Osprey Packs and Mike Pfotenhauer – September 9, 2015

September 9, 2015
GT1536_coverWEB

When it comes to innovations that have changed the world, Santa Cruz gets sold short. Silicon Valley gets all the hype for being at the cutting edge of technology—but next time you take a selfie, hear a bad singer sound good, use a wireless headset, or stand in front of a baseball pitching machine, you should think about our side of the hill. Here are 10 things you might not know were invented here.

Osprey Packs
In the 1970s, Mike Pfotenhauer made a name for himself in Santa Cruz with a company called Santa Cruz Recreational Packs. It was a backpack company run out of the front of his house that produced custom-fitted, made-to-order backpacks. Word of mouth about the business kept a line of travelers coming to his door and waiting for days to have their packs made.

Read Full Post
Download PDF