In 2013, Neontide embarked on a journey to fill the market for fashionable, sun protective rash vests, swimwear and beach lifestyle products.
Neontide was created in Torquay, Australia - the birthplace of various iconic surf brands. Angela Lyons and Jennifer Parkes are the Co-Directors of Neontide.
Angela Lyons has worked in the fashion industry from the 1980s in senior management for Australian and global fashion brands. Angela has extensive experience in China having worked there for 7 years, forging relationships with multiple factories and expanding her knowledge of the fashion industry, from inception of design to delivery to the consumer.
Jennifer Parkes has over 10 years experience within the fashion industry as a designer, completing an Advanced Diploma in Fashion Design and designing for some of Australia’s iconic swimwear brands. Jennifer’s most recent role was as senior fasion designer/product developer for Roxy Australia/South East Asia, specialising in swimwear.