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Newtz is an LLC Corporation that develops and sells new, innovative kids water shoes and water friendly products to mass market retailers

  • Stage $1M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Austin, TX, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2009
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Newtz LLC primary business is designing, sourcing and selling consumer products to high volume mass retailers (i.e.: Wal-Mart, Kohl's, Meijer, Sports Authority, CVS, Target) and high traffic e-commerce sites. Products include better quality Newtz branded kids water activity shoes, flip flops, UPF 50+ sun protection wear, that have features and consumer benefits adopted from leading athletic brands not readily available at mass market retails.


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    Rick Erickson

    Rick is responsible for the day-to-day sales, marketing and product ideation management of Newtz . Rick executive leadership experience in a variety of Consumer Goods categories and Brands. He also has over 20 years of consumer package goods marketing and sales experience. He has led the sales and marketing organizations and managed a number of well-known consumer brand companies, including Burnes of Boston, Newell Rubbermaid, Hefty and Duracell.

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    Jim Powell

    Jim is responsible for the day-to-day operations, sourcing, supply chain, accounting, and financial management of Newtz. He has spent the majority of his career in various functional and cross-functional leadership roles, having led supply chain, logistics, operations, distribution, manufacturing, marketing, and sales. He has progressive general management experience within a number of well consumer packaged goods companies including, American Gr


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    Dale Langly, Terry Belt
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    Ken Ortner CPA

Previous Investors

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    Wade Threadgill