JACKSON INTRODUCES BRAD TAYLOR AS NEW VP OF SALES by James McBeath | Jun 25, 2020 | Press Releases | 3 comments For Immediate Release Sparta, TN – June 19, 2020 A familiar face to paddlesports returns to his roots as the new Vice President of Sales at Jackson Adventures and provides a glimpse at the emerging leadership at one of the industry’s greatest brands. Brad Taylor is welcomed this week by Jackson Adventures as its new Vice President of Sales. Brad brings 25+ years of experience in the paddling world to Jackson. He will be managing Jackson’s global sales initiatives, taking over as part of what has been a continual evolution at Jackson this past year. 2020 has seen Jackson rebrand bringing three brands under a new Jackson Adventures corporate structure. It has also been a year of complete corporate growth management exercises including the addition of new executive. “Brad fits perfect with the Jackson environment”, Peter Hausin, Jackson’s CEO points out, “He connects the culture of paddlesports with business extremely well. Brad is an avid paddler and he knows the industry both as a paddler and a business man.” Brad will be replacing Doug Ragan, who leaves Jackson in a move to Oregon. “Jackson has had a lot of momentum in sales over the last two years and I step into an incredible track record,” Taylor adds, “Jackson’s unique programs are some of the strongest in the industry and will continue to get better, but the groundwork is thanks to Doug.” About Brad Taylor “Paddlesports is where I belong”, reflects Brad Taylor, Jackson’s latest executive hire. “Two years away from my home in the kayaking world was long enough.” Taylor spent short stint with Merrell after almost two decades working with some of paddling’s top brands like Dagger, Wavesport, Wilderness Systems and and other legendary organizations. In all of his roles, Brad lead predominantly in sales in regional and national levels and is intertwined in the history of paddlesports growth through the last 25 years. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sbradtaylor/ About Jackson Adventures Jackson Kayak was founded in 2003 by Eric Jackson and Tony Lunt. Currently located in Sparta, Tenn. USA, near the Caney Fork River, Jackson Kayak designs, builds, and manufactures leading whitewater kayaks, fishing kayaks, exploration kayaks as well as paddling and outdoor products. Their motto “Outdoor to the Core” represents a company wide passion for getting outside. Jackson Kayak has always had a focus on Made in the USA and supporting local economy. Their success is largely due to delivering high quality products through paddlesports specialty shops globally; all supported by regional, national and international team members who are engaged to promote the outdoor lifestyle. 22.214.171.124/~jacksqj1/ Contact Information For more information or to schedule an interview with Brad, please contact James McBeath, (613)256-0598 or email@example.com 3 Comments Larry Rhodes on April 5, 2021 at 11:45 am Journeys of St. George Island Florida is interested in becoming a Jackson dealer and:or buying several sot kayaks 20+. Please contact me and I will forward the information. I am Jackson owner and have 4 and helping them. Reply Larry Rhodes on April 5, 2021 at 11:55 am Journeys of St George Island fla. is wanting to be a Jackson dealer or purchase several Jackson’s SOT. I am assisting them as I have 5 Jackson’s and recommend Jackson over Wilderness. If interested I will have them contact you. Larry Rhodes Reply Will Richardson on April 6, 2021 at 7:43 am Hi Larry. Please contact our sales team directly. You can reach them at firstname.lastname@example.org Reply Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.