Yesterday, Endeavor Design Inc. (owner of Airhole and Endeavor Snowboards), announced that they have acquired snowboard, skate and wakeboard helmet company Sandbox – in order to expand into new international territories while taking advantage of Endeavor’s growing business.
Sandbox founders Melle and Kevin Sansalone and the rest of the team will continue to manage and service sales through until August 31st, 2019 – when Endeavor Design will then take over operations under sales manager Aaron Vujicic.
Kevin will remain with Sandbox as an ambassador and continue to work on product development.
Regarding the acquisition, Kevin said, “I have learned so much over the last 12 years – building the Sandbox brand to what it is today. It’s been an amazing adventure. Throughout this time our foundation has always been authenticity and rider driven. For this reason, we feel Max and the team at Endeavor Design are the perfect fit to carry on the Sandbox brand and take it to the next level.”
Max Jenke, founder and creative director of Endeavor Design said, “Adding Sandbox compliments Airhole and Endeavor perfectly – as a brand aesthetic and also how our organization is set up. The Sandbox team has done an amazing job of getting the brand to where it is today – we’re thrilled to build on their success. Our crew has always worn Sandbox helmets so it’s fantastic that we have brought it under our wing.”
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