SARAH KNIGHT ’03
Heritage Intentional Mercantile
Sarah Knight is the owner and merchant of Heritage Mercantile, based in her hometown of Henderson, Texas. Heritage Mercantile is a retail shop specializing in unique gift items, trendy clothing and fun accessories. As a buyer, employee and marketing specialist, Sarah uses her degree in Communications every single day.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Sarah lived in Austin and worked for 9 years in the non-profit industry. She specialized in education and conference planning, a form of event planning. Sarah also gained experience in marketing, advertising, public relations, as well as sponsorships in her career. Sarah has worked for cutting-edge trade associations, and assisted these organizations in breaking traditional molds to bring in new technologies and event ideas.
While at Texas A&M, Sarah was involved with many organizations, including 3 years as a Fish Camp Counselor, MSC Town Hall and CARPOOL. Sarah often emphasizes that her time spent in A&M’s “other education” was a catalyst for her success in the event planning industry and beyond.
When Sarah takes a break from working, she spends her time with her husband, buddies, and puppies. She is often found in front of a TV cheering, rather loudly, for Aggie Football and Basketball. Sarah enjoys decorating, creating custom print goods, watching movies, listening to music and reading.
Sarah has expertise in the areas of: Marketing, Event Planning, Public Relations, Business Management
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