Effective July 1, 2017 members of the leadership team will be elevated to new roles or take on additional responsibilities, Columbia announced on Wednesday. "We have established strong momentum behind our portfolio of dynamic brands," commented CEO Tim Boyle.
The leadership team has reached consensus on similar values, the president said. "I am confident that the leadership structure we are announcing today will enhance our ability to successfully execute on our strategic plan and to further drive sustainable, profitable growth."
All six executives will report directly to CEO Tim Boyle.
Mid of May President Bryan Timm announced his resignation after 20 years of working with Columbia. Timm widely appeared to be in line to lead the company one day.
Columbia Sportswear noted record sales in 2016 amounting to 2,4 billion US-Dollars.