The Oregon Live
reported this morning that Dakine is laying off 39 people, closing the brand’s Hood River headquarters and moving to Southern California.
"The current health crisis, and the corresponding Oregon stay at home order were unforeseen business circumstances, and have made it financially unfeasible for the company to continue operating,” Dakine human resources director Raeanne Norberg said in a letter to state workforce officials.
Dakine sent a letter to the website Shop-Eat-Surf
outlining its plans.
Nathan Hughes was lucky enough to visit the Dakine Hood River office in 2014 and took some gorgeous photos for 'Inside DAKINE: At Home in Hood River