Billabong Re-signs Snowboarder Jamie Anderson
BILLABONG RE-SIGNS SNOWBOARDER JAMIE ANDERSON
Irvine, CA–(June 10, 2008)–Billabong is proud to announce its continued sponsorship of pro snowboarder sensation Jamie Anderson, re-signing a multi-year contract.
This year Jamie Anderson proved to be without a doubt one of the most talented female snowboarders on the competition circuit. She rides with unmatched style and precision at every event. Her highest accolades include claiming her second Women’s Slopestyle Gold Medal at Winter X Games and winning the 2007/2008 TTR Women’s Title.
“We are so excited to continue our relationship with Jamie”, says Billabong Brand Director, Candy Harris. “Last season was amazing ending with her TTR win, we are looking forward to a strong season from her next year.”
As part of Anderson’s new deal, Billabong designers have begun collaborating with Jamie on the development of her signature outerwear line to be released Fall of 2009. Billabong looks forward to supporting and celebrating Anderson’s stardom.
“Billabong is such a great company to be a part of, I’m really excited about my new signature outerwear line coming out” says Anderson. “I’m just excited to be a part of everything with them. Billabong is awesome!”
For more information contact:
Megan Villa, Billabong Team Manager
Billabong produces active lifestyle, fashion-forward clothing, accessories and related products designed and distributed to a worldwide customer base. The products are developed in the authentic environment of the surf culture and sold primarily through surf and specialty retail boutiques. Billabong-branded products are tested and improved by the best board sport performers across the globe. Active enthusiasts in every department from marketing and sales, to design and merchandising, bring an unmatched authenticity and unique quality to both the innovative products and related events produced by the Billabong brand.