A pair of press releases from Split came our way today. First this one:
After a long and beneficial partnership, Billy Marks is no longer skating for Split Apparel. We appreciate his time with the brand and wish him the best in the future.
Followed by this one:
SPLIT WELCOMES A TRUE CLASSIC TO ITS TEAM OF DISTINGUISED SKATEBOARDERS
Jason Adams Joins the Split Apparel Team
IRVINE, CA — May 4, 2007 — The classics never go out of style, and that is never more the true than with a skateboarder like Jason Adams. Split is honored to have an icon join the growing skate team.
“Style, skill, and art who wouldn’t want this guy on your team? Brian Young, Skate Team Manager.
Jason’s signature style has been well documented throughout years in the skateboard media. Working with Split, Jason will also lend his personal artwork and design style to signature items and accessories throughout the line.
“Jason has been such an influential skateboarder for so many years, we’re all hyped to have him wearing Split and contributing his personal style and artwork to the brand. Brian Garofalow, Marketing Director.
Jason Adams joins Corey Duffel, Don “Nuge Nguyen, Pat Rakestraw, Terell Robinson, Brian “Slash Hansen, Sean Eaton, and Anthony Shetler on the Split Apparel Skate team.