National Advisory Council

Nathan Hale

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2016


Stacy Hale


Job Title: Founder and CEO
Company: Sawgrass Technologies, Inc.
Location: South Carolina, United States


  • entrepreneurship
  • technology


Nathan Hale is the founder and CEO of Sawgrass Technologies Inc. in Charleston, South Carolina, since 1988.

As a pioneer in the field of digital printing and mass customization, Nathan has positioned Sawgrass as a global leader in inkjet printing technologies. Sawgrass innovates not only digital inks but all elements of a whole product solution for digital printing that make personalization possible and empowers creative entrepreneurs to produce customized products for markets in record time. Sawgrass’ fully integrated printer, ink, cloud-based software, and support solutions are ideal for decorating ceramic, metal, fabric, wood, and plastic with durable, vibrant, high-definition images. These are sold through its Global Dealer Network in eighty countries.

Nathan is a native of Preston, Idaho. He served two years as a missionary in Michigan in the early 1980s. He attended Brigham Young University. 

Nathan enjoys outdoor sports and is an avid hunter/fisherman primarily focused on North American game. He is a certified fixed wing and helicopter pilot. Nathan and Stacy have four children.