CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro Performance Sports, the parent company of SKLZ, Pro Mini, and Sport-Brella brands, announced today the appointment of Tim Wiseman as President and COO. In his new position, Wiseman will be responsible for all operation functions of the business, along with creating and driving the overall company growth strategy and increased success of SKLZ, the sport training brand focused on performance training products and programs for Basketball, Baseball, Football, Golf, Performance and Fitness. Wiseman will also oversee the continuing expansion and growth of the Pro Mini and Sport-Brella brands.
Wiseman has extensive expertise in the sporting goods industry. His prior positions include leadership roles at Adidas and Nike, and he has proven success partnering with leading sporting goods retailers. Prior to joining Pro Performance Sports, he spent 13 years at Nike, most recently as Vice President of Emerging Markets, overseeing strategy, revenue, and marketplace development for the Southern Hemisphere.
"Wiseman is a mission-driven team leader, with a proven track record of notable results. I have the utmost confidence that he will drive the vision and execution for the next phase of our company, building on the strong foundation we have built," said Jim Caccavo, CEO and Chairman of the Board for Pro Performance Sports. "We are pleased to have him as part of the Pro Performance Sports team."
About Pro Performance Sports
Pro Performance Sports is the parent company of the SKLZ, Pro Mini, and Sport-Brella brands. The SKLZ brand prepares athletes to be ready for their sport, defining the new category of Sport Training through skill and performance training products and programs. Working across multiple sports, SKLZ is inspiring the next generation of competitive athletes. Top professional athletes and performance experts, like the team at EXOS, have partnered with SKLZ to support their own training and bring breakthrough innovations to athletes. The Pro Mini brand consists of a line-up of fun, portable basketball hoops that are inspired by traditional basketball hoops and made for the home and office environment. The Sport-Brella brand is the leader in portable outdoor chairs, umbrellas, and shelters.
Based in Carlsbad, California, Pro Performance Sports products and programs are available around the world at major sporting goods retailers, specialty retailers and SKLZ.com.
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