Hydro Flask, the 7-year-old American supplier of stainless steel bottles, has two new executives. Leanne Champion has been the company's director of marketing since last Dec. 18, and Jon Smith started as director of product on Jan. 5. Smith comes from Black Diamond Equipment, where he has been in charge of in-house manufacturing, process engineering and other functions for nearly ten years. Champion has steered marketing efforts at Ruffwear, Gaiam and SmartWool.