A variety of global and regional skateboard, ski, and snowboard companies are based in the Northwest. Understanding the operations, development, marketing, engineering, customer service, financial aspects of these businesses will help students see how their education does and could guide them into an amazing career path in our industry. A well-rounded student athlete needs to be educated in all aspects of their sport industry to clearly understand how they can better serve the growth of their sport and become relevant as a professional. Students visit offices and distribution facilities to experience first hand how companies in action sports operate on a day to day basis. We provide Windells Academy students with amazing real world opportunities to learn the tools and knowledge needed to jump-start their personal career.
Some of the companies we may visit during the school year: