EP Climbing Welcomes JoAnne Carilli-Stevenson as Sales and Customer Service Director


Bend, OR – March 8, 2024EP Climbing, a leading name in the climbing industry, proudly welcomes JoAnne Carilli-Stevenson to its team as the new Sales and Customer Service Director. With a remarkable background spanning over 28 years in sales, business development, and strategic marketing, JoAnne brings a wealth of experience and a passion for the climbing community.

JoAnne’s diverse career includes impactful roles in the outdoor, brewing, biotech, skincare, and hospitality sectors. A dedicated advocate for climbing, JoAnne has actively contributed to the community for over a decade, volunteering for USA Climbing in various capacities. Currently serving on the Climbing Escalade Canada Board of Directors, JoAnne has proven her commitment to the sport’s growth and development.

“We are thrilled to have JoAnne Carilli-Stevenson join EP Climbing as our Sales and Customer Service Director,” said Allison Justice, Marketing Director at EP Climbing. “Her extensive experience and leadership within the climbing community, coupled with her creative problem-solving skills, make her an invaluable addition to our team. We look forward to the positive impact she will bring to our company and the climbing community as a whole.”

JoAnne holds a BA in Economics from the University of Vermont and an MBA in Management and Organization from the University of New Haven. Beyond her professional achievements, JoAnne is a dedicated mentor, passionate about giving back to the community and nurturing the next generation of climbers.

JoAnne’s involvement with USA Climbing is a testament to her organizational and managerial prowess. She successfully led as a Regional, Divisional, and National Coordinator for Youth and Collegiate Series, showcasing exceptional skills in coordinating nationwide climbing events. Her contributions to policy changes and operational improvements within USA Climbing, along with her management of national championships and major international events, highlight her commitment to excellence.

EP Climbing looks forward to the positive impact JoAnne will bring to the company and the climbing industry as a whole. Please join us in welcoming JoAnne to the EP Climbing family.

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Allison Justice

About EP Climbing:
With a legacy of designing and manufacturing over 7,200 climbing walls worldwide, EP Climbing pioneers the industry with state-of-the-art technology and design. Choosing EP means collaborating with a reliable partner dedicated to transforming your vision into a reality.  Our team comprises skilled craftsmen and seasoned climbers who double as industry-leading consultants, designers, engineers, and project managers, ensuring exceptional service and delivering high-quality, custom products. At EP, we take pride in our ability to craft the most cutting-edge and advanced climbing products, continuously evolving with the dynamic nature of the sport.

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