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News Update: September 12, 2006

von Marbod Joins Funny Feelings, LLC

Mt. Baker, WA: It is with great pride and excitement that funny feelings LLC, publishers of frequency: TSJ ( and The Ski Journal ( announce their latest addition to the team. Maxx von Marbod, most recently Associate Publisher of TransWorld SNOWboarding Magazine and longtime industry head, has decided to make his big move and bring it on home to both frequency: The Snowboarder’s Journal and The Ski Journal.

“We're very, very stoked to have Maxx aboard,” said Group Publisher, Jeff Galbraith. “I’ve known Maxx since forever ago, and got to know him better during his tenure in town with Option-NFA. His sales and now publishing experience, combined with his energy are a great fit for us as we move into this next level of publishing. The whole crew can’t think of anyone we’d rather have on.”

The enthusiasm was mutual, with von Marbod commenting, “I've been a loyal subscriber since day one and always felt a personal connection with the freq family. As their subscribtion poster-boy for the most recent issue and with the new launch, I knew the time was right.”

With over 15 years in the winter-sports industry at all levels of sales and management, Maxx has been an asset to High Cascade Snowboard Camp, Sims, Option-NFA, and TransWorld Media over the years. He began skiing in 1982, and later snowboarding in 1986 at his home mountain of Silver Mountain, and has followed this passion throughout his career. Now he has chosen to both return to his roots in the mountains and embrace a growing opportunity.

Maxx begins his tenure as Associate Group Publisher at funny feelings LLC on October 1, but is available to help with any questions prior at

Welcome back, Maxximus.


funny feelings, LLC is a high-end media/content/event company focusing on mountain sports cultures. Located in Bellingham, WA near Mt. Baker, Whistler, BC and the 2010 Olympics. funny feelings, LLC -- mountain fresh since 2001.,,
115 W. Magnolia St #207
Bellingham, WA 98229










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