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NEWS RELEASE – Mark Katz to join Pure Executive Leadership

Charleston SC.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pure Sports Technologies , a leading innovator in manufacturing of carbon fiber sporting goods, military solar panels, softball / baseball bat sales and sporting apparel, today announced it has named Mark Katz as Chief Operating Officer.

In this role, Mark will support Chris Osborne, CEO of Pure Sports as well as leverage his extensive experience in customer service, sales and marketing to further improve the Sales and operational functions within the PURE brand. This move is part of an overall strategy to improve and provide the best possible products and services to our customers.

Katz, a long time entrepreneur, has led multiple business teams within both the sporting goods and telecommunications industries, where he drove significant growth in support of large integrated wholesale partnerships, driven category brand marketing as well as territory-based teams across wholesale, digital and direct. Katz is also well-known for his long-time involvement with sponsoring and managing softball teams at the highest levels.

“We could not be happier to have a leader of Mark’s caliber join Pure Sports,” said Chris Osborne, CEO “We’re excited to have his energy and enthusiasm for softball and baseball at the Pure brand. By taking over the operational aspects of PURE, I’ll be able to spend more time on what I love – innovation, technology and providing new, cutting edge equipment to our customers.”

Pure Sports Technologies, LLC (PURE) was established in April of 2017 and specializes in the manufacture of carbon fiber softball bats and baseball equipment. PURE is located in Charleston, SC just a few miles from the beach. Carbon fiber bats have seen increased popularity within the diamond sports markets due to their light weight and higher performance over traditional wood and metal bats. One of the few companies left dedicated to manufacturing America’s baseball and softball products in the United States, PURE uses the latest state of the art technology to create high performance and custom bats for customers.

Chris Osborne
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