Sea to Summit Welcomes Tracy Brunz into Senior Leadership Role
September 19, 2022
Boulder, CO (September 19, 2022) /OUTDOOR SPORTSWIRE/ Award-winning global outdoor gear manufacturer, Sea to Summit, is excited to introduce Tracy Brunz as the brand’s new North America Director of Strategic Partnerships and Business Development.
Brunz joins with over 30 years of retail expertise in both specialty and big box formats. Prior to joining Sea to Summit, Brunz spent a decade in various leadership roles for REI within the company’s divisional merchandising teams. Brunz was attracted to Sea to Summit by the company’s successful track record of design and product innovation coupled with a rich Australian heritage – a characteristic unique amongst other outdoor brands.
“I’m excited by Sea to Summit’s commitment to be a relentless ally in each of its customer’s outdoor adventures, and I’m eager to apply my knowledge of the wholesale and retail partnership to the organization,” commented Brunz. “Joining the Sea to Summit team enables me to apply my broad experience and knowledge within retail to a truly authentic outdoor brand.”
Relying on her expansive understanding of how to navigate large, complex organizations, Brunz will work directly with Sea to Summit’s leadership to identify and open relationships with new and current retail partners, while ensuring a cohesive sales strategy across the company.
“I was fortunate to work with Tracy during her tenure at REI. She is a strategic thinker, oriented towards bringing big ideas to life and I’m confident that her wealth of knowledge and experience in the retail space will make her an excellent addition to the team. We look forward to strengthening and growing our strategic partnerships under her leadership and are thrilled to have her on board as we embark on the exciting years ahead,” says Josh Simpson, North American General Manager.
About Sea to Summit:
Sea to Summit is an award-winning manufacturer of ingeniously designed omni-terrain outdoor gear. Their product line ranges from ultralight cookware to the most versatile tent on the market. Their innovation team is constantly searching for the perfect balance of weight, durability, and packability. This Australian brand is no stranger to some of the most remote places on the planet, and its products are field-tested in the world’s most demanding environments. Sea to Summit was established in 1991 and is currently distributed in over 73 countries, with offices in Australia, USA, Germany, and China. www.seatosummit.com