Scott Sports of Sun Valley, Idaho recently announced their acquisition of Reimaâ€™s motorsports division, primarily Reimaâ€™s snowmobiling and street motorcycling apparel businesses. The deal includes Reimaâ€™s motorsports team in Finland and their country managers in both Scandinavia and North America. Frank Jornlin, Reimaâ€™s business leader for the USA and Canada, has accepted a position with Scott USA as manager of their snowmobiling and protection divisions.
Jornlin, who started ten years ago with Reima, worked for Gore-Tex fabrics division for ten years before that. Jornlin noted, â€œScott provides us with a much stronger corporate base and a well established presence in the North American motorsports business. We needed this kind of change to take us to the next level.â€
Scott USA is best known as a market leader for motorsports goggles.