The company is named after its founder, Vitale Bramani. In 1935, tragedy drives Vitale Bramani to develop a sole capable of excellent traction on mixed surfaces. Using vulcanized rubber technology, he develops the Carrarmato design. It will soon be famous. Even today it remains one of the most used soles by mountain climbers.Vibram also produces a line of disc golf discs. They have released several putters and fairway drivers.