About us

Dan Smith is an engineer/entrepreneur who came up with the original idea for an inflatable balance board. Dan owns and operates a successful stand up paddleboard business in Florida where he spends time helping people get on the water and lead healthy, active lifestyles.

Jimmy Blakeney is a former US National Champion paddler with 25 years of experience in the outdoor industry successfully building better brands, products and instructional programs. He has won numerous Gear of the Year awards from Outside Magazine and Men's Journal as co-developer of kayaks and stand up paddleboards. He is also host of the most-viewed Stand Up Paddleboard lifestyle and instructional video series on the web.