East Norwich, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2012
Summit Distribution, a leading multi-channel distributor servicing nationwide to independent, internet, and large format retailers, announced today that Scott Parr has joined the company as its new Vice President of Sales. Scott has been instrumental in building successful sales organizations in both global apparel/outdoor gear enterprises and innovative, emerging companies. With over 20 years of recreational experience in sales, marketing and business leadership, Scott brings a proven track record of helping companies grow and develop new markets.
Prior to joining Summit, Scott held positions at Dorel Apparel Footwear Group (AFG) – a division of Dorel Industries as Vice President of Sales, and at Jansport – a division of VF Corporation as Director of Sales.
Scott will be responsible for developing and executing strategic sales and marketing plans, initially focusing on building and developing a sales and customer service team that will ensure Summit's growth objectives are achieved going forward.
"Summit is a world class operator and organization with great growth potential and leadership, and I look forward to the opportunity to contribute and help take the company to the next level and beyond," said Scott Parr.
“Scott joins us with extensive sales, marketing and financial expertise from a variety of executive management roles he’s held over the years,” president, Larry Locks, said as part of the announcement. ”With the phenomenal growth we continue to experience at Summit, we know Scott will be an incredible asset for years to come.”
About Summit Distribution
Summit Distribution, LLC is a national multi-channel distributor serving specialty markets in Consumer Electronics, Digital Photography, Recreational, Outdoor Adventure and Motor-Sports with the core purpose of improving the competitive advantage of their dealer and supplier partners. Since 2000, Summit has distributed internationally branded products to reseller customers ranging from the largest national retailers and e-tailers, to small, independent specialty stores. The company is known for competitive pricing, world-class sales support, just-in-time inventory and fulfillment drop-ship services. Summit operates multiple warehouses to provide coast-to-coast coverage. For more information, call Summit at 1-516-628-8486 or visit http://www.usasummit.com.