Emotion Kayaks Expands Internal Team


Emotion Kayaks, manufacturer of exceptional recreational kayaks and accessories, announced four new hires to keep up with its skyrocketing growth…

Known for its user-friendly recreational kayaks, Emotion announces the following people and positions added to the Emotion Kayaks family:

Chris Riggins: Director of Operations and Product Development

Brenda Bierkamp: Parts Procurement and Accounts Payable

Candace Weaver: Customer Service and Marketing

Dave Hart: Warehouse Manager

“Our company is seeing a solid growth phase,” says Tom Strauss, President of Emotion Kayaks. “We want to make sure our operations, service and systems are all the best for our retailers and sales force, so getting Chris, Brenda Dave and Candace on board has been amazing for us to keep our standards high.”

About Emotion Kayaks
Emotion Kayaks, headquartered in Berks County, PA, was launched in 2003 by Tom and Diane Strauss and Tom Martell; extremely passionate outdoor enthusiasts and pioneers in the retail sales of recreational kayaks. Their objective is to develop and deliver innovative recreational and fishing kayaks that meet retailer and consumer needs. They strive to get “as many butts in boats” as possible and expand the sport of kayaking. Emotion Kayaks are manufactured in the USA and sold internationally. Emotion Kayaks is honored to have won Recreational Kayak of the Year in Outside Magazine, Paddler Magazine and Canoe and Kayak Magazine for three consecutive years – 2007, 2008 and 2009. Emotion Kayak’s Comet model is the 2010 Outside Magazine “Gear of the Year” winner. For more information, visit: www.emotionkayaks.com.