Columbia Sportswear Company: Founded in 1938 in Portland, Ore., Columbia Sportswear
Company is a global leader in the design, sourcing, marketing and
distribution of active outdoor apparel and footwear. As one of the largest
outerwear brands in the world and the leading seller of skiwear in the
United States, the Company has developed an international reputation for
quality, performance, functionality and value.
Spyder Active Sports Inc.: Spyder
has focused on every detail in engineering superior skiwear, scrutinizing
the subtleties that make every discipline - every athlete - unique. Renowned
for integrating high-tech fabrics, fashion and functionality, they are
obsessed with keeping you dry, comfortable, and warm. Rigorously tested by
top athletes across the world, Spyder embodies a passion for performance.
David Jacobs, Spyder's founder, has been the brand driver, product
visionary, and cultural leader throughout their history.