WALNUT CREEK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Spanos Barber Jesse & Co. (“SBJ”), a private investment firm with offices in the San Francisco Bay Area and Dallas, announced that it has completed an investment in Troy Lee Designs (“TLD”), a leading provider of off-road motorcycling and mountain biking gear and apparel based in Corona, California. Founder, Chairman and Chief Design Officer, Troy Lee, has retained a significant ownership stake in the company and continues to lead TLD’s design efforts.
“I’m thrilled to partner with Troy and SBJ as we work to unlock the brand’s full potential while remaining true to its heritage.”
Troy Lee began … More
As we power toward Dec 31, GG is all about sponsorship swings and who’s holding and who’s folding their sticker packs. Cash ruined everything around me, as Joey Badass so aptly re-appropriated, and here we are.
On a world scale, the hottest property in terms of salary increase is young Queensland surfer, Ethan Ewing. Ethan has moved from a virtual unknown banging his way to victory around the pro juniors to a 2017 world tour hopeful. The reason Ethan has captured so much attention isn’t the fact that … More
When a company has been family-owned for as long as Body Glove has, it’s hard to imagine what it would look like under any other circumstances.
So when we got word earlier this month that the iconic surf brand had been acquired by New York-based acquisition and development company Marquee Brands, we had some questions on how Body Glove would make that transition—especially with so many of the Meistrell family members still guiding the ship … More