Richard Codgbrook has been named the new marketing manager of SmartWool Europe. He reports to Tim Butler, the European Sales Director. By creating this new position, the US brand hopes to strengthen its position in the European market which it entered in 2008 with the opening of its London headquarters. Prior to SmartWool, Codgbrook worked for the event agency Human Race and Merrel shoes and apparel.

—Melanie Gropler