Salomon was born in 1947 in the heart of the French Alps and the birthplace of modern alpinism. Driven by passion for skiing and design innovation, Francois Salomon and his son George designed and perfected many of the first modern ski bindings. Salomon Facebook House rules: This is the official Salomon Facebook page. We encourage you to participate by leaving comments, likes and utilizing any other Facebook functionalities we select to provide, however keep it clean and nice, we would like to keep it on the topic. Please keep self promotions and advertising off from this page. We reserve the right to remove any inappropriate, offensive, "spam" or in violation of Facebook's Statement of Rights and Responsibilities.