Sea to Summit promotes Josh Simpson to Sales Manager

Water Sports manager and co-founder of Traction brings years of retail and product development expertise to dealers

Boulder, Colorado — Sea to Summit, innovator of outdoor accessories, announces the promotion of Josh Simpson to Sales Manager. Not only will Simpson oversee Sea to Summit's independent sales force and in-house sales team, he will also provide direction in product development and overall company growth.

“Josh has played a vital role in managing our considerable growth in the water sports market over the past few years and we are pleased to promote him to national sales manager,” said Andrew Dunbar, President of Sea to Summit.

“His experience as a retailer and a business owner means he understands what retailers need to be successful and how we can be a great partner in that. He also embraces the hard work needed in a growing company and his humor filled style keeps it fun. All up—he's a perfect fit at Sea to Summit.”

Simpson joined Sea to Summit in 2009 as the Water Sports Manager. Prior to joining Sea to Summit, Simpson was the owner and operator of a paddle store in Australia for 7 years and co-founder of Traction, a watersports gear/retail fixtures company. 

Sea to Summit Inc. brings more than a decade of award-winning innovative essentials to the U.S.

Sea to Summit is committed to developing innovative essentials for your next adventure. Sea to Summit is an award winning manufacturer of thoughtfully designed, lightweight backpacking and adventure travel gear based in Western Australia. The company takes its name from co-founder Tim Macartney-Snape's 1990 solo expedition from the Bay of Bengal to the top of Mt. Everest. Sea to Summit constantly strives to meet the needs of the hard-core minimalist, as well as the discerning traveler who demands gear that's reliable, versatile and durable – all in the smallest load possible. Whether your adventures take you to the sea or to a summit or places in between, Sea to Summit's products will more than earn their space in your bag.

For more information:
Pat Smith, OnTarget Public Relations for Sea to Summit: 303.333.1516/
Missy Ramey, Sea to Summit Marketing: 303.440.8977/