Surfwear brand O'Neill Clothing and Lost Clothing, the domestic licensee of Lost apparel, have named Toby Bost as chief executive officer, effective immediately.

As CEO, Bost succeeds Kelly Gibson who has resigned, and will oversee the day-to-day operations of O'Neill, Lost and Metal Mulisha Clothing brands based out of the Irvine, CA offices.

Bost has worked in the action sports industry for 15 years, joining O'Neill Clothing in 1999 as vice president of manufacturing. Prior to being named CEO, he was chief operating officer.

Family-owned and operated O'Neill distributes its products to 85 countries, including more than 2,000 specialty wetsuit and clothing retailers in the US.