Slinger Bag, the new sports equipment brand internationally focused on ”innovating game improvement equipment for all ball sports,“ announced a significant expansion in Canada with the appointment of Doug Coombs as director of business development for that market, effective immediately. Like Mike Ballandie, the chief executive of Slinger Bags, Coombs is a veteran of Wilson Sporting Goods. He has over 30 years of experience in business development in the Canadian sports market. He will be responsible for building direct-to-consumer channel distribution, operations and finance, player relations, marketing, and grassroots initiatives. Just recently, Slinger Bag appeared as title partner of the Tie Break Tens tennis tournament in London.