Effective immediately, John Swartz will be representing Granite Gear in the South Central region (AR, LA, MO, TX).

John has a strong background in sales, starting in the computer industry before moving into outdoor products a few years ago.

“We have some excellent accounts in this territory,” said North American Sales Manager Dave Johnson, “and we know John will foster these existing relationships and find new opportunities for us. He brings a great deal of energy and enthusiasm to his work.”

Retailers can contact John at: j.swartz@jmsei.com, (505) 362-2955.

About Granite Gear

Granite Gear has been bringing innovative products to the outdoor marketplace for 25 years. Our award winning backpacks, extensive variety of storage sacks, lifestyle accessories, dog products and canoe gear offer excellence in design and construction. Located in Northern Minnesota, just minutes from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and the Superior Hiking Trail, we have a rugged and beautiful testing ground for our products.