Started by Brad Dorfman in 1976,Vision Street Wear opened the door to skateboarding for more than just the minority, his belief in skating and the skaters would manifest a cultural shift and enable the movement. It was the 1980s that witnessed Vision starting to engage in sponsoring the early skateboarding greats, such as Mark ‘Gonz’ Gonzales,the ultimate frontman and pioneer of street skating – and skateboarding’s second wave.