Powell Peralta Skateboards was founded in 1978 by George Powell and Stacy Peralta in Santa Barbara, California. The company is widely known as founders of the legendary Bones Brigade. Powell Peralta is perhaps best known for their re-issue vintage skate decks from their 80s period of success. Powell Peralta also produces Bones Bearings and Bones Wheels. These are both industry leading and serve the time Powell Peralta has been manufacturing skateboard products. Previous Powell Peralta skate team members consisted of Tony Hawk, Lance Mountain, Tommy Guerrero, Steve Caballero and Rodney Mullen - Powell Peralta gave birth to the careers of Ray Barbee, Frankie Hill, Guy Mariano, Rudy Johnson, Gabriel Rodriguez, Danny Way and Colin McKay.