Oakley appointed former Global Sports Marketing Manager for DC Shoes, Tim English, to Surf Marketing Manager:
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., April 5, 2010 – Oakley, Inc. is proud to announce the appointment of its newest sports marketing manager, Tim English, who has joined the team as Surf Marketing Manager.
No stranger to the surf and action sport industries, Tim comes to Oakley having spent several years as Global Sports Marketing Manager for DC Shoes.
Tim brings to Oakley extensive experience in all aspects of marketing, including graphic design, retail coordinating and team management. An avid surfer, Tim has had his hands in the industry in one way or another over the past 10 years, and has always had a close relationship with Oakley's marketing team and its athletes. He will oversee all surf needs and responsibilities for North America, including the Oakley Pro Junior series and the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge.
"I'm very excited to have Tim English on board," says Ronny Nelson, Global Sports Marketing Manager. "Tim and I have been friends for a long time and we have worked together extensively on multiple projects. Tim is a great fit for Oakley and will help take our surf program to the highest level."