Michael Gamble has been named the new Vice President of Sales for Exxel Outdoors Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of outdoor gear and apparel.
Gamble was previously a Regional Territory Sales Manager for Rocky Brands, Inc, and held management positions with Skechers USA, Hartwell Industries and Georgia Boot Company.
Former Exxel Vice President of Sales Donald Sands will become Vice President of Production.
Exxel supplies major discount chains and sporting goods retailers, including Wal-Mart, Target, Kmart/Sears, Dick's Sporting Goods, Academy Sports + Outdoors, Cabela's, Big Five Sporting Goods, and
The company's products for adults and children include sleeping bags, tents, camp sets, folding chairs, air beds, truck air beds, wet suits and life vests, as well as apparel for hunting, fishing, skiing, military and outdoor work. Headquartered in Haleyville, AL, with a corporate office and distribution center in Irwindale, CA, Exxel produces 1.4 million sleeping bags at their U.S. facility.