NOELLE BATES, STANCE
Noelle is the Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications at Stance, the brand known for taking the overlooked category of socks and turning them into one of the world’s hottest accessories. Noelle oversees Stance’s team of marketing directors, as well as directs the company’s social media and PR efforts.
From Stance’s work with its brand ambassadors – known as Punks & Poets – Noelle has seen firsthand how the best athlete relationships develop and why they work. From initiatives with NBA All-Stars, Masters Champions, World Champion surfers, legendary skateboarders and snowboarders, MLB stars, and even NFL rookies, Noelle has a unique perspective on how to create meaningful partnerships with athletes that move beyond the expected and create long-term value for both the brand and the athlete.