October 20, 2020
Know Your Network | Member Spotlight: Under the Weather
Under the Weather®, UTW, has been Chamber Members since 2015. UTW is currently enrolled in the Chamber’s Credit Card Processing program with Infintech, taking advantage of travel discounts through Ultimate Jet and participating in ChamberComp® with Sheakley. In 2009, UTW President, Kelly Mahan was the recipient of the “Woman of the Year” WE Celebrate Award and in 2009 for the Entrepreneur Category. Kelly is also a graduate of WE Lead Class 4.
UTE is the brand of choice for outdoor enthusiasts the world over an has been home to the original pop-up WeatherPod™ since it was established in 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio. First to market, Under the Weather’s mission is to provide innovative weather-protection solutions for backpackers, campers, sports parents, tailgating fans, music festival buffs—anyone determined to “Be There. Weather, or Not.™”
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic UTW has also introduced the Safety Pod Collection, which includes their newest pop-up enclosures designed for healthcare, businesses, anyone looking for added protection from possible exposure. These include the IntubationPod™ which deploys in seconds to shield medical workers treating patients by encapsulating potential aerosolized contagions, and the ShieldPod™ – a lightweight, protective barrier with a slim profile that’s easy to wear and offers full range of movement while sitting, standing or walking around.
“With 10-plus years’ experience developing a wide range of portable, pop-up Pods, plus manufacturing capability and in-house product design, UTW is uniquely positioned to develop top-quality products which fit everchanging consumer needs and desires,” said Kelly Mahan, UTW president. “We also have a legion of loyal brand advocates that helps us by testing our products and providing feedback which ensures the design and quality of our pods is top notch.”
Under the Weather has been featured on ABC’s “Shark Tank”; NBC’s “Today” show; “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”; the “Rachael Ray Show”; Hallmark Channel’s “Home & Family” and Weather Channel’s “AMHQ: America’s Morning Headquarters" and showcased in numerous national publications including “The New York Post” and "The Washington Post.” Entrepreneur Category.
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