TITLE

Chairman of the board

AUTHOR(S)
Finkel, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;01/13/97, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Jake Burton Carpenter, founder and president of Burton Snowboards. Why he dropped the surname of Carpenter in the 1980s; Burton's role in transforming the sport of snowboarding into an international craze; The history of the creation of the snowboard; His personal life; The growth of his company.
ACCESSION #
9701146519

 

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