Meet Our Team

PEDALS, PLANKS, PEOPLE


Here at Podium, our entire team is passionate about the outdoors and helping customers find the right tools to help them get the most out of Summit County’s natural wonders.

Jared Hawn- Tune Shop Manager – Head Ski Techninician
 
Former U.S. Ski Team technician Jared Hawn has been with Podium tune shop since it opened in 2012. Jared started tuning skis with a passion at the age of 14 and has developed it into a lifelong career. He enjoys the feedback of his work and loves helping out racers and their parents with tune clinics and wax calls. “Education in this sport is key and I am always willing to dispense knowledge. I truly believe we have the best staff around.” Jared is passionate about all the outdoor activities Colorado has to offer, especially flyfishing.
Paul Trinh- Retail Shop Manager – Master Bootfitter

 

Paul has been with Podium since 2016 and enjoys skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, and snowmobiling. Paul originally hails from Minnesota, but fell in love with Colorado and has lived here since. Paul is also a master bootfitter and certified bike mechanic, as well as an accomplished flyfisherman.

Hunter Miller

Hunter is originally from Oxford, MI and has been living in Summit County, Colorado for the past year. Before arriving he spent 6 years running the service center at Viking Ski Shop in Chicago, IL. In the summer, you can find him mountain biking on the trails, and walking aggressively up all the ridges and trails he can find. In the winter you can find Hunter grinding skis and polishing edges in Podium’s state of the art Service Center when he’s not chasing steep lines at Arapahoe Basin.

Johnny Mamula

Johnny is originally from Los Alamos, New Mexico, and has been living in Breckenridge Colorado for the last few years. In the summer, You can find him mountain biking on the trails, or fixin’ it through town on my track bike! In the winter, If he’s not at the shop, he’s droppin knees on my telemark skis! “At Podium Sports, my goal is to ensure that everyone who comes through the door leaves with the tools they need to succeed in the sports they love!”

Grayson Strathman

An engineer by trade, Grayson has worked with successful motorsports teams on design and pit crews before leaving Topeka, Kansas for the fresh air of Summit County, Colorado. Grayson started working at Podium as the head bike mechanic in order to be a part of a more sustainable industry with better work-life balance and has never looked back since. 
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