Pierre Garcon and Mark Ingram Partner with Russell Brands LLC
Russell Athletic today announced new partnerships with Washington wide receiver Pierre Garcon and New Orleans running back Mark Ingram. Both star professional football players will serve as Russell ambassadors, representing the brand's wide array of products and company interests across a number of initiatives. As part of this new partnership, Garcon and Ingram will each play a role in Russell Athletic product development, working in conjunction with designers and merchandisers to conceptualize, test and refine new product technology. They will also provide professional expertise as innovation consultants across Russell's variety of apparel and equipment lines at the youth, recreational, high school and collegiate levels.