“The sessions were great,” said Modell’s CEO Mitchell Modell. “The networking was outstanding. This type of event…bringing together executives from the products brand companies, the leagues and the retailers…it was long overdue and it delivered.”
Congressman Robert Brady (D-PA) signed on as the 28th co-sponsor of H.R. 956 “The Personal Health Investment Today (PHIT) Act”, giving the legislation the most co-sponsors ever. Even more significant is the balanced support for PHIT, with 15 Democrat and 13 Republican co-sponsors. Click here to view the full list of co-sponsors.
Improvements in technology has enabled a rise in the development of industry products with electronic components that need portable power. Implementing this technology into products comes with challenges. This December SFIA and Exponent will take a deeper look at the use of electronics in sports & fitness products and highlight ways to make sure you follow industry best practices.