ABOUT THE COMPANY

Altitude International is the North American counterpart for our sister company Sporting Edge located in the United Kingdom.  With over 14 years of design, development, installation and maintenance experience, we are the World’s leader in high performance integrated altitude chambers. As epitomized by the world’s largest and most extreme chamber delivered in Dubai, Altitude International sets the bar for technological advancement and system integration.

 

Precise control of chamber simulated altitude together with temperature and humidity can create challenges that are often not appreciated until too late. Our patented “Plenum Technology” approach to the delivery of uniform conditions and consistently maintained environments cannot be matched by any other system. With an intuitive and friendly Touch Screen interface, Altitude International chambers deliver performance with an unparalleled optimization of power.

 

  • Owner of exclusive Technology License from Sporting Edge UK, the pioneer and world leader of room-based altitude and extreme environmental technology
  • Strategic Alliance with Woodway, the world’s runaway leader in high performance treadmills

Our Mission


Altitude International is dedicated to the success of our customers by being the world-class provider of innovative technology and product to the simulated altitude and environmental chamber market.

Vision

  • Number one in customer trust
  • Number one in market share
  • A company where leaders want to work
  • Best in-class products and support
  • Performance and technology advancement expected by customers

Core Company Values

  • Honesty
  • Innovation
  • Mutual trust and respect
  • Accountability
  • Excellence in delivery

Executive Management Team


David Vincent - CEO

David Vincent

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer
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David Vincent

A degree qualified Chartered Engineer, Dave Vincent founded Sporting Edge UK fourteen years ago following a successful career in technology markets that included running the UK and European subsidiaries of two major US Corporations. He has pioneered the development of high capacity hypoxic generators which have become the gold standard for use with large room-based systems.  These system include the simultaneous control of temperature and humidity. Under his stewardship, Sporting Edge has become the world-leader in simulated altitude technology. With the beneficial use of simulated altitude now broadening, innovative new products are being launched that will make these systems available and affordable at a consumer level for the first time.

Joseph Frost - COO

Joseph Frost

Chief Operating Officer
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Joseph Frost

For the past 35 years “JB” has been focused on delivering complex development projects around the world. Most recently, JB partnered with Dave Vincent and Sporting Edge to deliver the world’s most technically advanced fully integrated environmental chamber in Dubai, UAE. As a trained scientist with a Bachelors Degree from the University of Florida, JB utilizes those attributes with a practiced engineering approach to deliver and manage complex projects. His most recent work in delivering and operating the previously noted chamber uniquely qualified him to lead the operational charge for Altitude International.

David Vincent - CEO

Robert Kanuth

Executive Chairman
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Robert Kanuth

Robert Cranston Kanuth. Jr. is a distinguished investment banker who founded and directed the highly successful Cranston Securities in the mid -1970’s Operating from his hometown of Columbus. Ohio. Bob added headquarters in Washington D.C. while doing large scale transactions throughout the United States. The company was sold to insurance giant Kemper Corporation in 1987. Bob then founded Cranston Development. funding proj ects which restored and revitalized such cities as Richmond. VA.  Savannah. GA. and Pittsburgh. PA A Harvard alumnus and basketball standout. Kanuth went on to serve in the Army National Guard before launching his compelling financial career. a career that has garnered him loyal friends and followers throughout the worlds of high finance and athletics.

Prof. Greg Whyte - Science & Technology Advisor

Professor Greg Whyte

Science & Technical Advisor
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Prof. Greg Whyte

In 2014 Professor Greg Whyte was awarded the Order of the British Empire for his services to Sports, Sports Science & Charity. He was voted as one of the Top 10 Science Communicators in the UK by the British Science Council.  Greg is an Olympian in the Modern Pentathlon and is a European and World Championship medalist. He is an expert in the field of sports and exercise science, graduating from Brunel University. He furthered his studies with an MSc in Human Performance in the USA and completed his PhD at St. Georges Hospital Medical School, London. Greg is currently a Professor of Applied Sport and Exercise Science at Liverpool John Moores University and Director of Performance at the Centre for Health and Human Performance at 76 Harley Street, London. Greg’s former roles include Director of Research for the British Olympic Association and Director of Science & Research for the English Institute of Sport. Greg is the preeminent authority on Exercise Physiology and Sports and Exercise Performance in the UK with an extensive theoretical and practical background in hypoxia in athletic performance and health. Greg is one of the world’s leading authorities in hypoxia and performance.

Prof. Greg Whyte - Science & Technology Advisor

Lesley Visser

Head of Communications & Marketing
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Lesley Visser

Lesley Visser is the most highly acclaimed female sportscaster of all-time. Her iconic career has seen her as the first and only woman to be recognized by the Pro Football Hall of Fame (2006). along with dozens of other trailblazing and breakthrough accomplishments that continue right through today (detailed at lesleyvisser.com). She is the only sportscaster in history who has worked on the network broadcasts of the Final Four. Super Bowl. World Series. NBA Finals. Triple Crown. Olympics. U.S. Open and World Figure Skating Championship. Lesley was recently honoured as a “Daughter of Greatness” at the Muhammad Ali Center. and she continues to garner Hall of Fame honours from the most prestigious Sports Journalist and Broadcasting associations. This year marks the  beginning of her 28th year with CBS Sports.

Board of Directors


Robert Kanuth

Chairman – Investment Banker

Professor Greg Whyte, OBE

Chief Science and Technical Advisor

Dave Vincent

Chief Executive Officer

Lesley Visser

Director – Sportscaster

Joseph Frost

Chief Operating Officer