John Gilli & Associates
Founded in 1995, John Gilli & Associates represents manufacturers of sport clothing and accessories.
About John Gilli & Associates
An independent sales professional since his graduation from the University of Massachusetts--Boston in 1989, John Gilli has represented clothing and accessory companies spanning the greater New York and New England areas. Mr. Gilli, of John Gilli & Associates, is a representative of well-known brands such as Dragon Sunglasses, 26 Red, Fresh Jive Sportswear, Plan B, Fox Racing, Element, Billabong, Honolua Surf, and Tom’s Shoes.
John Gilli is founder of New England Board Reps, a trade organization that stages quarterly action sport trade shows across New England. The organization, and John Gilli & Associates as its parent company, provide an opportunity for sales representatives to network, strengthen partnerships, and establish relationships with potential clients, usually surf and skate shops. Trade shows are usually held in Newport, Rhode Island; Portsmouth, New Hampshire; White River Junction, Vermont; and Hyannis and the Metro Boston area in Massachusetts.
Gilli is also founder of Long Island Surf Reps, a similar trade organization that stages quarterly action sport trade shows in Commack, Long Island. He belongs to a number of trade organizations, including New England Winter Sports Representatives, Eastern Winter Sports Representatives, Boston Shoe Travelers Association, and Snow Sports Industries America.
A regular attendee at a number of trade shows, Mr. Gilli is present at a number of events, including those in New York City, Atlanta, Georgia; San Diego, California; and Orlando, Florida’s Surf Expo, a national, bi-yearly trade show held in in winter and autumn.
John Gilli & Associates supports several community-based and charitable organizations, including Alzheimer’s organizations, Big Brother and Big Sister, Keep a Breast Foundation, and the Molly Fund Fighting Lupus.