Columbia Sportswear

" The Columbia Sportswear Firm is a company that produces and likewise distributes outerwear, sportswear, along with footwear, along with headwear, outside camping devices, ski apparel, and additionally outerwear gadgets.

It was founded in 1938 by Paul Lamfrom, the father of Gert Boyle. The business is headquartered in Cedar Mill, an unincorporated location in Washington Area, Oregon, in the Portland metropolitan area near Beaverton.

Columbia's quick sales development was maintained by its jackets, which featured breathable water-proof fabric and also suitable shells as well as linings."