Ruud Vermey takes the helm at Brixton Europe
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 9 March, 2016 - Brixton announces the appointment of Ruud Vermey as General Manager of Brixton Europe.
Vermey will be based out of the company’s new European headquarters in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and is a key addition as Brixton continues building the brand in this region.
Vermey has more than two decades of experience in the European market, including senior roles with Vans Europe and Sole Technology, where he held the position of European Product Director.
“This is a very exciting development for Brixton,” said Director of International Business Brian Reichel. “Europe is an important and complex region, and the expansion will enable us to better accommodate the territory. Ruud has a broad range of experience across sales, product, and marketing, and he will be a great leader for our European organization.”
“I’m excited to join forces with the Brixton team, and to take the business to the next level in Europe,” said Vermey. “Having a European presence will enable us to work even more closely with our retail partners, distributors, and consumers.”