Founded in 1974 by company Chairman Frank van Wezel, and with annual sales exceeding $250 million, Hi-Tec created the lightweight-hiking category with the introduction of the Sierra Sneaker and Sierra Lite hiking boot. Today, Hi-Tec remains true to its heritage, offering technical footwear and apparel for outdoor adventure and the active lifestyle. With over four decades of product and performance technology innovation, Hi-Tec is committed to making rugged, durable products for work, trails and life,authentically inspired by the real outdoor experience. Hi-Tec Sports USA is a subsidiary of Hi-Tec International Holdings B.v, PLC, Amsterdam. Hi-Tec products are sold in over 70 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.hi-tec.com and follow us on facebook.com/hitecusa and twitter/hitecusa.