Executive level experience in marketing, management, buying and merchandising makes Sarah a strategic asset for any retail business. She is highly successful in orchestrating the details of a broad range of projects, people, events, inventory and data. Out of the box creative thinking and having an ‘Eagle Eye’ for aesthetics, design, and mojo is her specialty. Working collaboratively with others comes naturally along with tenacity, high energy and a strong spirit. Years of experience volunteering on non-profit boards has enhanced her ability to work with a broad spectrum of people and situations.
Clear Water Outdoor has followed the EOS Traction (Entrepreneurs Operating System) program for over 5 years, which has greatly enhanced organizational abilities, priority setting and attaining goals individually and as a company. In addition to the entrepreneurial lyfe of Clear Water Outdoor, work experience gained from both Mom n Pop shops to large National chains has created a well rounded outlook into business functions and capabilities.
Twice a year attendance at the Outdoor Retailer Show (nearly 25 years of OR shows) allows specific industry growth.... seminars include Marketing, Internet, Management, Style Trends, Sales Training, and demos on 'tools of the trade'. Previous attendance at Interbike and SIA shows give a broad perspective to the entire Outdoor marketplace.
Raised on Lake Geneva, WI with four older brothers and nineteen cousins was like summer camp every day. Followed by a move to the AZ mountains, lead to a very active and passionate life in the outdoors (Dad was a Scoutmaster & brothers all Eagle Scouts). Family road trips took us all over the U.S. camping and visiting National Parks and other historic places. This instilled a deep passion for the Outdoors.
Empty nesting has begun and the quest for the CA beach life has pulled me from the Lake to the Ocean. I am ready for a new adventure & currently reside in Del Mar, CA.