Seattle Sports Co., manufacturers of outdoor products covering camp, paddle, travel, and bike categories since 1983, appointed Matt Bolkovatz as its new national sales manager.

Bolkovatz comes to Seattle Sports with over 20 years of sales experience in the outdoor and sporting goods markets.

Starting on the sales floor at his college town bike shop, Bolkovatz has worked through the ranks at Nautilus Health & Fitness and most recently as territory sales manager for Nite Ize Inc.

“Matt comes from a strong sales background and has proven success with growing a dealer base and finding new markets. His upbeat personality and go get ‘em attitude bring a new fire to the Seattle Sports team,” stated Mike Moore, President of Seattle Sports Co. “We’re excited to bring his skill set to the team and look forward to the successful programs he can help build for our current and new customers.”

“I look forward to the opportunity to help Mike and the Seattle Sports team grow relationships with current retail partners, seek out new retailers, and introduce Seattle Sports’ innovative products to entirely new markets,” said Bolkovatz.

Bolkovatz grew up in the outdoors. Spending time with his family camping, hiking, boating, and biking throughout Indiana.

“I knew from a young age that I liked to be outdoors and that I wanted to enjoy all of the activities available,” said Bolkovatz. “My love of gear, love of camping, and cycling brought me into the outdoor industry.”

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