Neve Hires New Executive Vice President

Posted By: The Ski Channel on October 24, 2011 8:10 am

Neve has announced the addition of Andy Burgess as their team’s Executive Vice President. The Colorado-based company prides itself on mixing European and American styles to create practical and fashionable knit sweaters, base layers, and accessories, wearable both on the mountain and in the city.

Burgess will be a major asset to Neve, brining in over 20 years of experience in product development, merchandising, sales, and marketing for outdoor sports, snow sports, and travel gear industries. He has held positions at The North Face, L.L. Bean, Eagle Creek Travel Gear, TRG/Centric Group, GoLite, and Eco-Products.

Burgess comments, “Good people build good businesses, and the crew at Neve Designs is a wonderful group with a very solid track record. I’m thrilled to be joining the team as we continue to fuel growth for the Neve brand and our contract services and set the stage for future acquisitions.” 

President/CEO of Neve Designs, Tom Irvine added, “I couldn’t be happier to welcome Andy to our team. His extensive experience and industry insight will be an instant boost to our business, but I’m most excited about his proven leadership abilities.” 

At Neve, Burgess will work for operational management with a focus on product design, development, and production, as well as direct the private label manufacturing business and help expand international sales and distribution network.