Meredith Outdoors Represents Granite Gear in South Central Region

Sean Meredith of Meredith Outdoors will be representing Granite Gear in the South Central region of the US (AR, LA, MO, TX).

For Immediate Release

Sales Contact
Dave Johnson
National Sales Manager
800-222-8032 ext. 16

Media Contact
Linda Nervick
(218) 310-6838

Two Harbors, MN, 5 October 2011

Sean Meredith of Meredith Outdoors will be representing Granite Gear in the South Central region of the US (AR, LA, MO, TX). Sean has as strong background in the outdoor industry, including working for a major retailer in the territory. He enjoys a wide variety of outdoor activities which include backpacking and padding.
Retailers can contact Sean at:

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.


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