17 Feb Jason Belaire
Jason has 20 years of experience as a product designer, industrial designer, product developer, product manager, and product photographer for high-profile global clients in the outdoor industry. His specialties include industrial design services, product management, graphic design, packaging design, marketing collateral development, marketing collateral management, product management, and lifestyle photography. He has designed, managed, and led national and international product development efforts for innovative and award-winning sleeping bags, backpacks, tents, outdoor furniture, and lighting.
Jason has designed, developed, and led product management efforts for outdoor product lines produced by Columbia, Zen Postures, GoLite, Nature’s Lodge, Cotopaxi, Lafuma Groupe, BlueBird, Sierra Designs, Ultimate Direction, Kelty, Slumberjack, Wenger Swiss Army, Mountainsmith, Browning Camping, and Cabela’s. Products he has designed have won Backpacker Magazine Editors’ Choice Awards, Camping Life Editors’ Choice Awards, Explore Magazine’s Best Gear Awards, and Urban Climber Gear Guide Awards. The Kelty Kids Carrier 3.0 backpack he designed was profiled on the TODAY Show.