Contact any of our sales and service team with any questions, concerns or suggestions.

Mark Vaughn  Mark Vaughn is a co- founder of Alpin Sales and for 14 years has served as a key account manager and managing partner. Mark’s experience includes 4 years as Sales Manager at Mountainsmith Packs and Sales and Shipping/Receiving at The North Face in the Denver facility.  Prior to forming Alpin Sales, Mark was a manufacturer’s representative at Webster & Associates.  (Nike, Pearl Izumi, MSR).

Territory – northern Colorado Front Range, Aspen, Vail, Steamboat Springs and Winter Park.

Mark’s Contact Info:

451 East 58th Avenue – Suite 2260

Denver, CO  80216-8056

303-589-4043 – cell


Tim Coats started at Alpin Sales in June 1996 and manages the Salt Lake City office.  Tim’s industry experience includes acting as floor manager and hard goods buyer for Wasatch Touring in SLC for 10 years and as a sales associate at Patagonia, Neptune Mountaineering and The Alpineer.  Tim handles all sales and service in northern Utah and Jackson, WY, including Backcountry.Com and Sportsman’s Warehouse.

Territory – northern Utah and Jackson, WY.

Tim’s Contact Info:
1655 Emerson Ave
Salt Lake City, UT  84105
801-463-7055 – office
801-560-3437 – cell
801-877-0157 – fax

Edit photoJames Hicks  has over 30 years experience in operations, merchandising, marketing, strategic planning, budgeting and purchasing in the specialty retail business, including Breeze Ski Rentals, Intrawest Retail Group and Specialty Sports Venture.

Territory – Southwestern Colorado Rockies and most of Utah south of Salt Lake.

James’ Contact Info:
187 J Street
Salt Lake City, UT  84103
801-209-8965 – cell


Megan FoggMeg Fogg joined Alpin Sales in August 2014 after 8 years at as a buyer.  Meg has been in the industry for over 15 years, working a variety of environments, from brick and mortar big box to specialty online to rental. As a previous planner and merchandiser, she has experience with many different categories and brands.  Meg is an avid skier, runner and biker, and loves to spend time camping with her family.
Territory – Key Ecom accounts and northern Utah, including Park City.
Meg’s Contact Info:
5849 Highland Cove
Mtn. Green, UT 84050



Jimmy Elam  Jimmy Elam recently joined the Alpin team in July of 2018. He worked at as an account specialist and has experience in recreation therapies. Jimmy is an avid trail runner, recently invited to join the US National Skyrunning team.

Territory – New Mexico, Wyoming (except Jackson) and a handful of running accounts in Salt Lake.

Jimmy’s Contact Info:

209-923-0704 – cell



Scott Peller Scott Peller worked as Alpin’s Service Rep for almost two years and has now been promoted to Sales Rep!  After growing up on the east coast, biking across the country 4 years ago and ending in Colorado, he hasn’t left. He brings his diverse background from the Outdoor Recreation Industry to Alpin Sales Inc. Previously working for Vail Resorts Retail and Patagonia, he understands the “ins and outs” of the industry specifically in his territory.  He works hard to play hard in the mountains skiing, biking, and running.

Territory – Front Range from Boulder south, Summit County and southeastern Colorado Rockies.
Scott’s Contact Info:
451 East 58th Avenue – Suite 2260
Denver, CO  80216-8056
910-787-0051 – cell

 Yurt Trip Alex.jpg   Alex Huston – Alex is the Tech Rep for the Colorado Territory.  He joined Alpin Sales in October 2018 with a background in Outdoor Retail having worked for Marmot and Patagonia in Colorado resort locations.  Alex moved to Colorado after college from New England in the Summer of 2010 and now calls Denver home.  His focus is aimed at servicing accounts, supporting retail staff, and networking with industry professionals.  He spends his free time mountain biking, skiing, trail running, and camping.  A self proclaimed gear head, Alex is always learning and improving his skills in the backcountry and volunteering whenever possible.  You might run into him on Front Range trails with his Camera and Yellow Lab, Howie!
Alex’s Contact Info:
(860) 287-1907 – cell

Renee Thompson handles corporate accounting and book keeping through her company named Coyote Accounting & Consulting.

Renee’s Contact Info:

451 East 58th Avenue – Suite 2260
Denver, CO  80216-8056