YAKIMA RECOGNIZES ROBB SPORTS AS SALES AGENCY OF THE YEAR

Monday, February 9, 2009

YAKIMA RECOGNIZES ROBB SPORTS AS SALES AGENCY OF THE YEAR

BEAVERTON, Ore. (February 9, 2009) – Yakima, an innovator in vehicle racks for boats, bikes, winter sports gear, home storage and cargo solutions, today recognized Robb Sports, located in Gainesville, Georgia, as sales agency of the year. Criteria for this designation include a combination of sales growth, new account development, new product placement and customer satisfaction feedback. Robb Sports services the southeast territory of the United States, including Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, southern Virginia and southern West Virginia.

“Robb Sports has consistently produced solid results in all of our business channels by aligning the interests of their customers and Yakima,” said Ron Ten Berge, vice president of business development. “They are a hard working sales team and outstanding Yakima brand advocates.”
The Robb Sports sales team is composed of Rob Robinson, Elliott Hardin and Dan Williams. The agency has been working with Yakima for 18 years. 

About Yakima 
Yakima is a world leader in the design and manufacture of destination hardware and gear management solutions. Yakima’s products include: vehicle racks for bikes, boats, ski equipment and gear, a line of cargo boxes and bags for a variety of needs, as well as high performance multi-sport trailers. Yakima Products is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon. For more information, visit  www.yakima.com.

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