The idea of NEMO was born one turbulent night in 2002 on the side of Mount Washington, while Cam Brensinger spent a sleepless five hours in a poorly designed bivy. That night he realized how much opportunity there was for thoughtful design as part of the equation of enjoying adventure. And, coming down off the mountain the next day, he resolved to tackle that challenge. Cam founded the company in the spring of his senior year at the Rhode Island School of Design and, three days after graduation, opened its first office in Nashua, New Hampshire.
Nite Ize, Inc., based out of Boulder, Colorado is the leading manufacturer of innovative accessories in the United States. The philosophy at Nite Ize is to create unique solutions to everything, identifiable problems, and Nite Ize has been growing and innovating since its inception by Owner and President, Rick Case, in 1989.