Sage Offutt started up her own paddleboard business when she was only 11 and it has become one of the largest rental fleets in the area.
Earlier today Offutt was presented a Young Entrepreneur Award from Florida Governor Rick Scott.
“Sage is a great example of a young entrepreneur who is working hard to pursue her dreams in Florida,” Governor Scott said in a press release. It’s very exciting to see someone succeed so well at such a young age.”
Offutt, who founded Sage Paddle Co. in 2013 and was recently awarded Best Recreational Paddleboard Rental Company in Navarre, is honored by the recognition from her governor.
“I am very honored to be awarded the Governor’s Young Entrepreneur Award. I have worked hard to make Sage Paddle Co. one of the largest rental fleets in Navarre,” Offutt said. “This award really means a lot to me.”