Long-time Olympia Sports president to retire

Olympia Sports announced that, effective Sept. 1, Dick Coffey, president, will be retiring.  Coffey has served Olympia Sports for more than 35 years, and for the last 12 years he has served as president. He will continue to be involved after his retirement as a member of the company’s board of directors and will consult on new store growth.

The company has named Ed Manganello, general merchandise manager, as our new president effective Sept. 1.  Manganello started his career with Olympia in 1992.

Tim Adams will be named the new GMM when Ed assumes the presidency in September.  Adams joined the company in 1995 in the field, and has held, supervised or helped develop every position in the merchandise department.