TECH REP PROGRAM

The Jackson Ultima Skates Tech Rep Program was created in 2006 by Raj Misir with the following objectives: 1. Work with Leading Skaters and Coaches to ensure their boot and blade requirements are met. 2. Partner with our authorized dealers and skate technicians to provide technical support for our product. 3. Through input from skaters, coaches and skate technicians, develop recommendations for product improvements. Driven to Perform for our Skaters is the mandate of our program. We are pleased to introduce the Jackson Ultima Skates Tech Rep Team:

Raj Misir, Vice President Jackson Ultima Skates

Mark Ladwig, Jackson Ultima Technical Representative

Kevin Wu, Jackson Ultima Technical Representative

Mitch Islam, Jackson Ultima Technical Representative

Adam Schumacher, Jackson Ultima Technical Representative

Dan Nicholson, Jackson Ultima Europe Technical Representative

• Dan Nicholson was born in Blackpool, England. • Competed in singles at National Championship level in UK and represented GB at the World Professional Championships. • Toured with international ice shows. Featured principal soloist with Ice Capades. • Skating coach for 30 years. National Ice Skating Association of Great Britain NCCP Level 4 coach and technical specialist. • Became a resident of the USA in 1990 and subsequently Founded and was the former President of Ultima Skates developing all aspects of product design and manufacturing processes. • Upon acquisition of Ultima Skates by Tournament Sports in 2001, worked closely with Wayne Shagena and Malvin Loveridge to develop and promote Jackson Ultima Skates. • Since returning to his hometown in England Dan has been involved in ice arena construction and refrigeration technologies while continuing to coach skating and remaining involved with the Jackson Ultima Brand. • Dan has a wealth of experience and knowledge in the ice skating industry and is uniquely positioned to expand his role in assisting with new product development and promotion of the Jackson Ultima brand as Technical Representative for UK and Europe. • Agent and manager of numerous national, world and Olympic champions and competitors.