SIMA Chairman Emeritus Dick Baker Passes Away

SIMA Chairman Emeritus Dick Baker (left) in June 2008, after being named Father Of The Year by the Orange County Father’s Day Council. Shown with Volcom Chairman and CEO Richard Woolcott.

Dick Baker passed away this morning after a long battle with cancer. He was a devoted husband, father, and advocate for the surf industry.

He is survived by his wife, Una, and sons Ryan and Jack.

He was a great man, and will truly be missed.