Flojos Adds New Faces To Its Sales Force
For Immediate Release
Irvine, CA May 28, 2019 – Flojos announced today some significant additions to its sales team.
Flojos Director of Sales, Jeff Booth, said, ”I am pleased to announce a significant expansion of the sales team at Flojos. Flojos is one of the original sandal brands. Our goal with this team is to re-kindle the long-standing relationships Flojos has enjoyed with its specialty account base throughout the country. Obviously, it starts with great products, after that what drives success is a strong sales force out in the field providing sales and support to our retailers. With these new hires we have made our sales team and company stronger. I’m super excited to welcome the following crew members to our Flojos Family.
“In the North East Region, SML Apparel will service the six New England states. SML was founded in 1993 by brother and sister team Kevin Morris and Mary Gustafson. SML has enjoyed great success in New England having earned agency of the year 4 times. Mary’s son Bill Gustafson rounds out the team. SML currently carries Kamik boots. SML Apparel will look to get Flojos placed with Outdoor and Winter Sport customers along with Surf Specialty and Boutique accounts. “Together they have a ton of experience, knowledge and long-standing relationships with the account base and we couldn’t be happier to have them on board.” Said Jeff Booth.
In the Mid-Atlantic Region, Third Wave Promotions led by industry vet Tony Lincoln is now representing Flojos. Having pioneered iconic surf brands like Volcom in the past Tony along with partners Shannon Pope and Austin White have created a super agency covering the East Coast from Alabama to New York. Together, Third Wave Promotions offers an exceptional level of service with 3 reps consistently on the road servicing, performing clinics and doing in-store promotions for the greater account base. Centrally located in Virginia Beach with an office, showroom and solid in-house team that is always available, Third Wave Promotions is setting new standards. “This is a dream team for me. They are experts in the Action Sport and Outdoor markets with
decades of knowledge and relationships. Plus, it’s great to be alongside amazing brands like Salty Crew and Electric eyewear as part of their portfolio.” Said Jeff Booth.
Out on the West Coast , Austin Olivares is now representing Flojos in Los Angeles, Central California and Arizona. Austin currently represents O’ Neill and Von Zipper in the region. In his first few months with Flojos Austin opened several key Surf Shops and is doing a great job servicing the overall account base. “Los Angeles is extremely important to Flojos as what happens here influences the rest of the country. Austin is a great addition to the team and is helping us show up best dressed!” Said Jeff Booth.
The Flojos sales team continues to make progress in the specialty surf shop market having opened multiple iconic Surf Retailers such as Spyder Surfboards, Panchos, Ron Jon’s, Brave New World, Quiet Storm and Farias around the country. Flojos has also implemented a Retailer Spotlight on its social media site @Flojossandals highlighting retailers that are carrying the Flojos brand.
About Flojos – Founded in 1972, Flojos is one of the original California sandal
companies. All Flojos products are designed with attention to detail and comfort with top quality materials. Flojos are distributed through national retailers, core industry retailers as well as other independent retailers nationwide and online at www.flojos.com. Price points range from $20 to $60 Please see: www.flojos.com