Quiksilver's heritage started off in California on the beach surrounded by the love of surfing. They are renowned for their excellent and stylish clothing in surf clothing and also winter sports gear. The iconic Quiksilver logo is a cresting wave and snowcapped mountain, represents active sports and global excellence. Quiksilver also in 2004 started a private charitable foundation called The Quiksilver Foundation. For years they had been actively involved in charitable causes near home and globally and set up this non profitable charity.