WORCESTER – WPI Director of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics Dana L. Harmon and Assistant Athletic Director of Operations Wendy Walsh recently announced the department has inked a new three-year deal with Atlantic Sportswear and Under Armour.
"We are thrilled to continue our partnership with Under Armour through Atlantic Sportwear, as they are an exciting and innovative company that helps extend our WPI Athletics brand with the latest styles and materials that set us apart, reflects well our athletic excellence and allows our student-athletes shine," said Harmon. "Under Armour has been terrific to partner with, listening to our needs as an NCAA Division III institution and working hard on our behalf to deliver high quality goods and services."
Following a three-year roll out under the initial agreement, all varsity teams now sport UnderArmour. Department members have been outfitted from head to toe while other constituencies will benefit from streamlined processes, including club sports and intramural programs.
"Choosing Atlantic Sportswear to be our department's sole provider of uniforms and apparel has completely streamlined our merchandise ordering process," remarked Walsh. "Our sales representative is an expert in the product, very friendly and easy to communicate with, and above all, has taken the time to understand the needs of each program. It's great to have a partnership with a company who recognizes the importance of quality, consistency and meeting the needs of the customer—Atlantic Sportswear does it all!"
About Atlantic Sportswear
Back in 1984, a young man named John Fay had a few dollars in his pocket, an entrepreneur's work ethic, and some great relationships built up from his lacrosse playing and coaching days. From that mix Atlantic Sportswear was born. Originally focusing on small jobs for the local community, Atlantic Sportswear now services customers and partners across the US and around the World. How does the company continue to thrive and grow in such a competitive market all these years? A simple company philosophy, mantra and goal that are all aligned. For more information, please visit: https://atlanticsportswear.com
About Under Armour
Under Armour, Inc., headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, is a leading inventor, marketer and distributor of branded performance athletic apparel, footwear and accessories. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand's innovative products are sold worldwide to consumers with active lifestyles. The company's Connected Fitness™ platform powers the world's largest digitally connected health and fitness community. For further information, please visit: https://about.underarmour.com.