Sea to Summit names Hardin Outdoors as new SE US sales rep firm

Hardin Outdoors' 10 years of expertise adds the Sea to Summit brand to their independent rep agency in a 7 state southeastern U.S. territory

Boulder, Colo. — January 20, 2011—Sea to Summit, manufacturer of lightweight, innovative and durable accessories for the outdoor market, has named Elliott Hardin of Hardin Outdoors to serve as their Independent Sales Representative in the Southeast region. The announcement bolsters Sea to Summit's commitment to provide the highest level of sales support to the retailers in this region.

"Hardin Outdoors shares Sea to Summit's commitment to exceptional service," said Josh Simpson, Sea to Summit's Sales Manager. "We are very happy to have Elliott join our team and we look forward to working with him to ensure that our dealers in this region are well supported."

With more than 10 years of specialty outdoor experience, Hardin Outdoors, led by Hardin, is a well-respected independent sales agency based in Atlanta, Ga. They have formerly represented such brands as Yakima, CamelBak, Timex, and Dagger and currently represent Teva, Simple Shoes, and Acorn in the southeast. Hardin Outdoors' southeastern U.S. territory for Sea to Summit includes Ala., N.C., S.C., Fla, Ga., Miss., and Tenn.

Commenting on the announcement, Hardin said, "Sea to Summit has set new benchmarks in design innovation and quality in their products. They also strive to be one of the best companies our retail partners do business with, so I'm proud to represent a company with such a great reputation.”

Sea to Summit Inc. brings more than a decade of award-winning innovative essentials to the U.S. Celebrating 20 years of innovation, Sea to Summit, based in Perth, Western Australia, has been the international award-winning designer and manufacturer of lightweight backpacking and adventure travel gear distributed around the globe. The company was named in honor of co-founder Tim Macartney-Snape's incredible 1990 solo expedition from the Bay of Bengal in India to the top of Mt. Everest. Whether your adventures take you to the sea or to a summit or places in between, Sea to Summit products will more than earn their space in your bag and gear closet. Find Sea to Summit at retailers coast-to-coast by visiting a list which can be found at