Gregory Mountain Products has boosted its marketing department, hiring two former officials of Black Diamond Equipment and adding a graphic designer, Allaina Jeffreys. Colleen Nipkow is returning to the Black Diamond group as marketing director for Gregory. She comes from Scarpa North America, where she acted as marketing manager after spending more than ten years in the marketing department of Black Diamond Equipment. She will work together with Aaron White, the new marketing coordinator of Gregory, who has served at Black Diamond Equipment as field test coordinator for the past six years.