Fox Head CEO Pete Fox Headlines Executive Roundtable from Shop-eat-surf.comTuesday, June 15, 2010 | 11:15 AM
Pete Fox, the CEO of Fox Head Inc., is the featured speaker at the next action sports Executive Roundtable presented by Shop-eat-surf.com on June 22 in Huntington Beach, Calif.
"I think the Executive Roundtable is great for our industry and I look forward to being a part of the series," Fox said.
"We’re thrilled to have Pete as the guest speaker for our next Roundtable," said Tiffany Montgomery, the founder of Shop-eat-surf.com, the leading online site for professional business news and information for action sports industry executives.
"Pete has an amazing story to tell of growing up in the business, and of helping it to grow from humble roots to global dominance in moto. Pete describes himself as a dreamer, and he has a very interesting vision for the future of action sports around the world."
Fox and Montgomery will engage in a live conversation about the business of motocross and action sports in front of an audience of more than 100 industry leaders and observers. General registration for the Roundtable ends this Friday, June 18.
After their Q+A, Fox will answer questions from the audience.
Fox is the No. 1 apparel brand in the motocross industry, and Pete Fox has worked at the company founded by his father since he was 6. He has helped transform the company from its start in 1974 as a humble importer of European Motocross parts into a global brand with more than $200 million in annual revenues and 500 employees.
Fox and Montgomery will discuss the company’s history, the global action sports opportunity, Fox Head’s growth plans and his leadership style.
Shop-eat-surf produces Executive Roundtables each quarter. The events bring together senior executives in action sports and finance to hear from CEOs about the genesis, growth, vision, strategy and future of key companies. Past speakers include Gary Schoenfeld, the CEO of Pacific Sunwear, and Skullcandy CEO Rick Alden and President Jeremy Andrus.
The next Executive Roundtable starts at 8:30 a.m. June 22 at The Shorebreak Hotel in Huntington Beach, Calif., with a breakfast and mixer. General registration ends Friday, June 18, and is $100. Late registration is $125, from June 19 – 21. The Shop-eat-surf Executive Edition member-savings registration is $65. There is no registration at the door.
For more information on the Executive Roundtables, please visit www.Shop-eat-surf.com.
To register to attend this Roundtable, please visit the Executive Roundtable registration page on Sure to Meet, http://www.suretomeet.com/exec/gt/event.h,event=fb3bae8734ef
Roundtable sponsors include The Sourcing Place, Luce Forward, Sage Investment Banking, UTC RETAIL, Moss Adams, Innovative Systems and The Shorebreak Hotel.
About Fox Head, Inc.
Fox has been a global leader in performance action sports apparel since 1974. For three decades, the Fox Head logo has been recognized as a brand synonymous with quality and innovation making Fox the # 1 apparel brand in the motocross industry around the world. The company that helped put motocross on the map also designs, produces and distributes clothing, accessories and related products to over 50 countries to meet the growing demands of the action sports lifestyle. www.foxhead.com
Shop-eat-surf.com publishes independent business news for action sports executives. It delivers insightful, timely and professionally reported surf, skate and snow business news and financial information to an audience of senior action sports executives and industry decision makers in the wholesale, retail and investment sectors. It also publishes an Executive Edition available to paying members, and produces quarterly Executive Roundtable events for action sports industry leaders. www.shop-eat-surf.com