Swiss alpine gear and apparel company Mammut, announce the hiring of Andrew D’Acquisto as North American sales director. D’Acquisto takes over the North American sales force with nearly 20 years of experience in outdoor industry sales.
Based out of Salt Lake City, where he will remain centralized to both key accounts and the Outdoor Retailer trade show, D’Acquisto joins the Mammut North America team after serving as the national sales manager at Chums/Beyond Coastal. Previously, he drove sales strategy for moe than three years as the North American Sales Manager at Gregory Mountain Sports. His specialty retail experience includes years with Sports Basement and Any Mountain in the San Francisco Bay Area and with Durango Mountain Resort in Colorado.
“Drew brings a wealth of experience to his role as North American Sales Director,” states Bill Supple, CEO of Mammut Sports Group, North America. “As Mammut continues to see growth in the North American market, Drew’s background in sales strategy and inventory management will help bolster our force. We are pleased to welcome Drew as the new leader of our sales team.”
Having worked in numerous facets of the outdoor industry, including positions as a wilderness guide, store manager, buyer, key accounts manager and North American sales manager, D’Acquisto has a unique understanding of the product life cycle from the manufacturer to the retailer and, ultimately, the end user, says the company. His outdoor passions include mountaineering, climbing, alpine and Nordic skiing, cycling and outdoor photography.