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SAVANNAH, GA – April 17, 2023 – Outside Brands has appointed Sharon Sutton as their new Director of Human Resources. 

Sutton has many years of HR and Accounting experience including working for The NutraSweet Company, International Paper, and was the VP of Finance at J. Banks Design Group. In her HR roles, she has been responsible for all aspects of the employee lifecycle, from recruitment to offboarding, developed recruitment strategies that helped organizations identify and attract top talent, and created onboarding programs that ensure new employees feel welcome and supported. Sutton works closely with Outside Brand directors and staff to develop performance management systems that are fair, transparent, and aligned with organizational goals. Sutton is a past board member of The Sunshine Foundation in Augusta, GA and volunteered with The Special Olympics for many years. 

The award-winning adventure team of Outside Brands™ offers uniquely crafted guided experiences in Hilton Head and Palmetto Bluff, SC; Savannah, GA, and beyond. From humble beginnings as a windsurfing school in 1979, Outside Brands has grown into a dynamic four-division business with operations in South Carolina and Georgia. Driven by a mission to enrich lives by connecting people to exceptional places, products and experiences, Outside offers fully customized group travel services, team building programs, activities and specialty retail.  

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For media inquiries and interviews, please contact Lesley Francis at or 912-429-3950, Allie Robinson at or 912-547-3100 or the team at 912-417-LFPR (5377).