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RIP To One Tough Mother- Columbia’s Gert Boyle, 95

Gert Boyle Autobiography

Gert Boyle, the self-proclaimed “One Tough Mother,” died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. The Columbia Sportswear chairman of the board was known for championing the path for female business leaders and was the first woman inducted into the National Sporting Goods Hall of Fame. She passed away in the retirement/assisted living community in Portland she moved into shortly after a home […]

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