Chair Marketing Committee
Bob Hall has been CEO of five different companies spanning the past thirty years. He is known for corporate turnaround and sales growth results in both publicly-traded and private companies, as well as mergers and acquisitions. He specializes in small to mid-market consumer goods & services entities that are utilizing technology to improve their results.
Hall frequently serves on corporate boards of such corporations. Among the companies he has headed are Salomon/North America, world leader in winter sports equipment (Salomon) and golf (Taylor Made); Ride Sports (snowboards, wakeboards, apparel); Allegra (Vuarnet brand apparel and sunglasses); and Pan-Optx (“7eye” performance eyewear). Industry service includes two terms as chairman of Snowsports Industries of America (SIA), one term as chairman of American Ski Federation, and one year as executive director of Outdoor Industry Association. Hall earned his bachelor’s degree (Finance & Marketing) at the Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado.