Portland, Oregon, April 30, 2010 – Korkers Products LLC, the leading innovator in adaptable traction footwear, announced the hiring of Scott Doty as the East Coast Sales Manager. In this role, Mr. Doty will represent the Korkers brand across all product divisions and sales channels for the Eastern portion of the United States and Canada.
According to Brian Chaney, Director of Sales for Korkers, “Scott’s hiring represents continued progress against the Company’s growth initiatives. Scott’s background, knowledge, sales management experience and enthusiasm for the Korkers brand will greatly benefit the Company as we roll out our new product initiatives in 2011 and beyond.”
Doty comes to Korkers having worked as an independent sales representative in the Mid-Atlantic states since 2006. During this time he represented manufacturers such as Sage, Redington, Rio, Umpqua, Tibor, Ross, Fishpond, Cloudveil, Croakies, Kaenon, Buff, and Freedom Hawk.
Doty commented, “Korkers’ commitment to designing innovative products that enhance the outdoor experience for anglers and adventurers alike is evident. I am very excited to join Korkers to further this mission, contribute to their growth, and expand on their success.”
Doty was born in North Carolina and has lived throughout the U.S. Exploring the outdoors, usually with a fishing rod, has been a constant part of his life from the very beginning. Since working in the fly fishing industry, he is grateful for the many opportunities he has had to travel the world in search of beautiful fish in beautiful places. He currently lives in Maryland with his wife and two boys.
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Since 1959, Korkers™ has created functional and versatile footwear for outdoor adventurers. Unique to the industry, Korkers’ proprietary OmniTrax™ Interchangeable Sole System provides a variety of performance traction options – from felt to sticky rubber – so no fishing spot is out of reach.
Sean Beers leads the Portland, Oregon-based company’s team of avid fishing and outdoor enthusiasts who are dedicated to developing product solutions that combine design advances with innovative technology. Korkers supports the Clean River Angling Pledge, and its products regularly receive accolades in gear guides and reviews. Korkers’ extensive line of footwear and accessories can be found globally, through fishing and outdoor specialty stores and select online retailers.
To learn more, call 800-524-8899 or visit www.korkers.com.