1955: Sonny Shar as a young man, born in Windhoek, the
capital of Namibia.
1966: Sonny Shar marries his wife, Desiree, years before emigrating with their three children to the U.S.
1972: With a love of finance, Sonny Shar takes a job at Trust
Bank early in his career.
1996: Ever the outdoorsman, Sonny Shar hops a ride to Mendenhall Glacier in Alaska.
2009: Working with big retailers has always been core to
Sonny Shar’s career. Here, he meets with Finish Line’s Glenn Lyon and Sam Sato, and the family of football legend Walter Payton.
2009: At a company golf outing, Sonny Shar meets running great Carl Lewis.
2010: Sonny Shar has been a longtime fan of Zappos.com, particularly of Tony Hsieh. Here, the two attend one of the site’s events.
2012: Sonny Shar works the suite, hosting clients at the U.S. Open in Flushing, N.Y. Here, he chats with Michel Lacoste and tennis ace Andy Roddick.
2013: Sonny Shar gets social at an FN cocktail party in Las Vegas with buddy Bob Campbell.