Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Golf Pain Away Hires Gary Sheppard as Chief Operating Officer
(Nicholasville, KY) – Pain Away, a leader in natural formulation topical pain relief products including Golf Pain Away and the Outback Series brands, appointed Gary Sheppard Chief Operating Officer. In his new role, Sheppard will be responsible for global product development, sales, marketing and operations.
“Pain Away offers natural product lines that eliminate the aches and pains associated with minor sports strain experienced by golfers and sports enthusiasts,” stated Gary Sheppard. “This topical analgesic formulation is a all natural, over-the-counter alternative to traditional pain remedies. I look forward to working with Jeremy and the Pain Away team to grow the brand into the industry leader we know it can be and educating people about the benefits of Golf Pain Away and the Outback Series products.”
Nick Price, World Golf Hall of Famer and 2013 President’s Cup Captain, serves as Golf Pain Away’s worldwide ambassador. “I haven’t enjoyed playing golf as much as I have enjoyed now playing pain free with Golf Pain Away. After using Golf Pain Away, I will never play golf without it again,” stated Price.
Sheppard comes to Pain Away after serving as President of HIRZL North America since 2009 where he oversaw significant growth and development of the product line throughout North America. A well-known veteran of the golf and sports industry, Sheppard has a distinguished track record in growing global brands with a specific expertise in sales, marketing, merchandising and new product introduction.
More information on can be found at www.golfpainaway.com or by calling 800-215-8739.