Arnette have announced that premier free surfer Jamie O’Brien is joining Team Arnette as the eyewear company’s newest athlete. Jamie will be Arnette’s marquee surf testimonial, leading an existing powerful team comprised of several influential icons.
Arnette will be the exclusive eyewear worn by Jamie and will feature him through advertising, catalogs and point-of-sale materials, as well as sponsor movies produced by Jamie.
“We are very excited about Jamie joining Arnette," stated Joe Freitag, Arnette Brand Manager. “There is no other athlete that more embodies the Arnette lifestyle. Jamie’s style, accomplishments, goals and vision represent a new era not only for Arnette, but for surfing. We look forward to great things to come from this partnership."
“Arnette approached me about my ideal shades and after sampling the products and learning about Arnette the choice was clear. This is the sunglass I want to see the world through," said Jamie. “I rode for Arnette as a kid and am proud to be a part of a company with such solid history and track record of innovation. Everything has come full circle."
Jamie has blazed his own trail to become one of the top surfers in the world. His unique style (both in and out of the water) are both independent and original.