WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, VT (December 2, 2014) — Ibex Outdoor Clothing, manufacturer of premium technical Merino wool apparel and accessories, hires Daniel Betts as Vice President of Finance and Operations, effective immediately.
Betts comes to Ibex from SmartWool where he most recently served as the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis. Betts brings extensive experience in strategic planning, financial analysis, accounting management, and treasury to his new role. Prior to SmartWool, Betts worked as the Principal Financial Analyst at The Timberland Company.
“We are very excited to welcome Dan to our company as VP of Finance and Operations,” said Ted Manning, CEO of Ibex Outdoor Clothing. “With the addition of Dan’s experience and energy, Ibex will continue to look forward to ongoing growth and industry leadership.”
“From my limited time at Ibex so far, I’ve been fortunate to witness, first hand, the passion that this team possesses,” said Betts. “It’s inspiring, and that motivates me. Ibex is poised to make a really big dent in the industry and it’s exciting to be part of that. I’m looking forward to continuing to learn the brand inside and out and ensuring we achieve our goals.”
Betts has just moved to White River Junction, VT from Steamboat Springs, Colo. with his wife and their Wirehaired Pointing Griffon dog, Bergen, who is eager to join the dogs of Ibex.
Founded in 1997 and headquartered in White River Junction, VT, Ibex is a designer of year-round Merino wool outdoor clothing and cycling apparel, founded in the belief of the superior natural performance and properties of wool. Ibex couples the natural renewable resource with technical innovation and inspired design to create apparel for a diverse range of outdoor and active pursuits and passions. Men’s and Women’s items are divided into Ride, Base, Zing, Peak and Live categories, and are made from the best Merino wool fabrics. All Ibex clothing and accessories are available for purchase online, in catalog and through outdoor specialty stores. For more information, please visit ibex.com.
Verde Brand Communications