April 06, 2017 1 min read

Forbes Magazine has an average audience readership of 6.8million people.

The magazine, prides itself on producing agenda-setting cover stories, that celebrate the people changing the world for the better.

Slyde Handboards is honored and humbled to be seen as a business innovator, amongst legends.  Recently, scoring a a feature in Forbes entitled

"How Slyde Handboards Is Dominating The Bodysurfing Market"

The article goes into depth on:

  • How Slyde Handboards is pioneering a new wave of surfing, while bringing wave riding to the masses.
  • Why Mark Cuban and Ashton Kutcher jumped at the chance to work with the Slyde Handboards Team.
  • What happened following the success of their Shark Tank appearance, and what the future holds for the business and community.
  • Why Slyde is currently raising funding on Kickstater for their new model handboard The Grom. 
"Traditional surfing can be an expensive sport; the Slyde team knows that anyone with access to waves should also be able to experience the thrill of handboarding. This new Kickstartercampaign is looking to democratize a growing section of a sport that, too often, seems inaccessible to the masses."
Read the full article from Forbes Magazine on Slyde Handboards HERE
Michelle Michalak
Michelle Michalak

Michelle's diploma reads BA Psychology with a minor in English, and her license plate reads #CaliforniaDreaming4Life. She begin her career in the NYC fashion industry working with fashion and internet pioneer, Bluefly.com However, due the constant "nagging" of her entrepreneurial spirit, her crush on surfing, and hardcore love for the ocean, she chosen to call San Diego home for the past 10 years. On the west coast she 's chased waves & enlightenment working alongside "Gurus" in the online marketing & personal development industries. It in May 2012 she found her true Zen & Stoke, and joined the Slyde Handboards Team.