Grand Trunk Enlists Mike Clark as National Sales Manager
Skokie, IL — (April 4, 2014) –Grand Trunk, makers of goods for the road less traveled, welcomes Mike Clark as the brand’s national sales manager. As Grand Trunk expands its product offerings for the adventure travel, lifestyle and outdoor markets, Mike will provide leadership, direction and bolster sales initiatives.
Mike will work to strengthen Grand Trunk’s national sales force by developing strong brand loyalty and increasing in-store presence with key retailers. “Mike has a proven track record for driving revenue growth and strong industry relationships,” notes Jon Neff, Grand Trunk co-owner and vice president of sales. “His diverse experience and sales leadership will be instrumental in growing the Grand Trunk brand, while his creativity and passion for the outdoors makes him a welcome addition to our team.”
A seasoned industry sales and retail professional, Mike has a continuing passion for the outdoors and outdoor industry. After completing a Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management at Penn State, he comes to Grand Trunk with 10-years of sales leadership working with well-recognized outdoor brands, including Kuhl, La Sportiva, and Endura Cycling Apparel.
“This is an exciting time of growth and opportunity for Grand Trunk, and I’m thrilled to be part of it,” says Mike Clark, national sales manager for Grand Trunk. “The brand has built a solid reputation crafting exceptional products and providing excellent service to our customers and partners, and I look forward to taking it to the next level.”
About Grand Trunk
Grand Trunk makes goods for the road less traveled, and anyone who values meaningful connections with nature, embracing new cultures, and exploring outdoor adventure. Founded in 2002 by two intrepid entrepreneurs who met while backpacking through Thailand, their shared passion for travel and the authentic outdoor lifestyle inspired Grand Trunk’s first line of travel hammocks. Over the past decade the brand has expanded and evolved to encompass a wide assortment of adventure travel gear and accessories. To view Grand Trunk's complete range of products, please visit www.GrandTrunkGoods.com.