Gear for Sports has expanded its sales team through the additions of John Polkis as senior vice president of sales, and Dan Langner as vice president golf sales and marketing.

John Polkis' appointment supports the sportswear apparel manufacturer's strategy of building its newly acquired brands, as well as sustaining the growth forecast of its current brands for the golf, resort, military, corporate and sports specialty divisions.

Polkis has over 20 years of sales experience, most recently holding the position of senior director, special markets for Callaway Golf - Top Flite/Hogan.

Jim Malseed will continue to lead the collegiate division.

In his new role, Dan Langner will implement the sales and marketing strategies for Gear for Sports, Robert Trent Jones Apparel and Sunice brands.

Most recently Langner was the vice president of sales for Slazenger Golf. He has also held positions with TaylorMade-Adidas and MacGregor Golf.

"Business growth required us to implement a larger and stronger sales leadership
team," noted Larry Graveel, president and COO.

"The brands under the Gear for Sports umbrella are doing very well - and with the addition of John and Dan to our team, we now have the horsepower and talent in place to support our future growth opportunities."