Media Relations

United States
EagleCreekPR [at]

kommer [at]

Eagle Creek Honors Merle Ann May As "Rep of the Year"

December 20, 2007

Eagle Creek recently named representative, Merle Ann May, principal of The May Group out of Calgary, Canada, as the company's 2007 Sales Representative of the Year.

Every year, Eagle Creek recognizes its top sales rep for their individual commitment, and ability to sell complete concept of travel outfitting through product assortment and in-store merchandising and growing the travel category in their territory.  May has been with the company for close to 15 years, and was chosen out of a field of over 40 sales representatives for her dedication, professionalism and strong contributions to the success of Eagle Creek.  For this, Eagle Creek will be sending May on an adventure travel trip for two to Tasmania.  

"Merle Ann's loyalty and hard work are invaluable to us," said Eagle Creek Vice President of Sales, Michael Millenacker. "We value the high level of service she provides her customers and rely heavily on her ability to provide impactful feedback in our Canadian markets."

About Eagle Creek 

Eagle Creek ( is a maker of adventure travel gear, luggage, day travel bags, travel accessories and packing solutions for active, adventurous souls.  Founded in 1975, California-based Eagle Creek, Inc., invented the adventure travel gear category, introduced the industry's first convertible backpack on wheels, and is revolutionizing the way travelers pack with its Pack-It™ gear organizersfolderscubessacs and toiletry kit organizing systems.


Eagle Creek is a leading travel outfitter, providing smart, innovative and durable luggage, travel bags, and accessories since 1975. Through the years they have fine-tuned the best way to design and build gear for diverse travel needs. With their end goal to enhance any travel experience, they offer a Travel System of products, which includes a wide selection of luggage, packing organizers, accessories, and day bags.


Alli Noland
Terra PR
allin [at]