Columbia's Professional Purchase Program is our way of providing Columbia product at a discounted price to professionals who work in the outdoors with the most innovative product on the market. Professionals include:
- Professionals: Licensed/paid outdoor guides/instructors, professional athletes, National Ski Patrol, and Search & Rescue.
- Media: Individuals and organizations in the broadcast, digital, print, or film industries.
- Event Management: Companies and organizations that produce and manage outdoor events, such as music festivals and professional sports events.
- Non-Profits: 501(c)(3) organizations that actively serve in the outdoors or support environmental / outdoor related causes.
- Government: Employees who serve in local and national government agencies who actively work in the outdoors.
- Education: Individuals who are employed as teachers or administrators of programs supporting outdoor sports and activities.